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English translation: original keyboard layout

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German term or phrase:Original-Tastaturbelegung
English translation:original keyboard layout
Entered by: Michael Bailey
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12:55 Jul 25, 2005
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Marketing - Advertising / Public Relations / localisation
German term or phrase: Original-Tastaturbelegung
Die Übersetzungen müssen UNBEDINGT in *Original-Tastaturbelegung* und in einem file geschrieben werden, da sonst bei der Konvertierung Fehler auftreten.

- From a memo about translation of documents - I presume this refers to the way that special (accented) characters are entered in translations.
Michael Bailey
Austria
Local time: 07:59
original keyboard layout
Explanation:
Although I'm not sure what they mean by 'original' here -- perhaps corresponding to the language of the text?

[PDF] Zapfino Forte Alt Keys PF.indd
Keyboard Layout / Tastaturbelegung / Plan du clavier. Version:10/2003. Page/Seite/Page
1. CDEFG . Copyright © 2000-2003 Linotype Library GmbH. ...
www.linotype.com/freedownload/ howtouse/ZapfinoForteAltKeys.pdf

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Note added at 9 mins (2005-07-25 13:05:13 GMT)
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Or perhaps \'unmodified\' keyboard layout -- but given the localisation flexibility built into OSs such as Windows XP, I\'m not sure that that\'s a meaningful concept.
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Ken Cox
Local time: 07:59
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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +6
original keyboard layout


Explanation:
Although I'm not sure what they mean by 'original' here -- perhaps corresponding to the language of the text?

[PDF] Zapfino Forte Alt Keys PF.indd
Keyboard Layout / Tastaturbelegung / Plan du clavier. Version:10/2003. Page/Seite/Page
1. CDEFG . Copyright © 2000-2003 Linotype Library GmbH. ...
www.linotype.com/freedownload/ howtouse/ZapfinoForteAltKeys.pdf

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Note added at 9 mins (2005-07-25 13:05:13 GMT)
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Or perhaps \'unmodified\' keyboard layout -- but given the localisation flexibility built into OSs such as Windows XP, I\'m not sure that that\'s a meaningful concept.

Ken Cox
Local time: 07:59
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 50

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Brie Vernier
3 mins

agree  Elvira Stoianov
7 mins

agree  Daniel Bird
9 mins

agree  Stephen Roche: I'd leave out layout though, since it's not really about the layout of the keyboard
1 hr

agree  Jan Vano
1 hr

agree  Holger41: the respective language charset should be indicated though
5 hrs
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