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1.
To describe nonconformal, creative thinking.
Some innovative way or breakthrough.
To think out of the box
by Nguyen Hoang Khanh April 01, 2008
 
2.
A ready-made software, hardware, or combination package that meets a need that would otherwise require a special development effort.
J2SE doesn't support whois protocol out of the box
by Nguyen Hoang Khanh April 01, 2008
 
3.
It is used frequently in the IT industry. It means that something is part of the product. We do not need to do any customizations to achieve that.
Out of the box, we provide a built-in search engine.

In addition to the out-of-the-box functionality, virtually any repository can be made searchable through the creation of Content Services. All items in the Knowledge Directory can be
searchable.
by Terry Wang December 07, 2006
 
4.
Something or somebody unusual or exceptional.
Guess the girl's out of the box!
by indie English June 15, 2011