To make changes or specifications to a program or Web site so that it meets your individual needs. Similar to personalize, customize generally refers to the process of selecting the files you want to include in a software installation on your computer. On the Web, you can customize a Web site in order to personalize it. For example, you can often choose from a series of features (such as weather, news, and stock quotes) to set up a portal site.

See also : configure  
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