Definition of preinstall
: to install (software) on a computer prior to sale
preinstallationplay \-ˌin(t)-stə-ˈlā-shən\ noun
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Hence, computer makers who preinstall Netscape's browser can now optimize the code for their own machines and create and name their own customized flavor of Navigator.
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