troubleshoot definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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also trou·ble-shootverb trou·ble·shot also trouble-shot , trou·ble·shoot·ing also trouble-shoot·ing, trou·ble·shoots also trouble-shoots verb, intransitive
To work or serve as a troubleshooter.verb, transitive
To investigate as a troubleshooter; determine and settle problems with: “cited the service it performed in trouble-shooting an employee problem” (Vance Packard).
troubleshoot - Computer Definition
To find out why something is not working properly in order to fix the problem. Troubleshooting a computer may first require determining whether the problem is hardware or software. See debug.