autoresponder

Definitions

Computing

  • noun a software application that automatically indicates that a person is unavailable to respond to incoming email

Electronics

  • Abbreviation of automatic responder. Also spelled auto-responder. A feature or program which automatically sends a previously prepared email in response to a received email. Used, for instance, to inform that an email has been received and will be responded to at a later time. Also called email autoresponder, or mail autoresponder.
  • synonymautomatic responder
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