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troubleshooting

[ truhb-uhl-shoot ing ]
/ ˈtrʌb əlˌʃut ɪŋ /
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noun
the act or process of discovering and resolving problems, disputes, or mechanical or technical issues:The first step in cellphone troubleshooting is simple: restart your device.The customer support position involves troubleshooting, researching solutions, and providing resolutions to consumer problems.
adjective
of or relating to the process of discovering and resolving problems, disputes, or mechanical or technical issues:If you’ve already tried some troubleshooting steps before emailing us, please make sure to mention them.
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Origin of troubleshooting

troubleshoot + -ing1 for the noun; troubleshoot + -ing2 for the adjective
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