Need online De>Eng glossary of computer terms
Thread poster: Armorel Young

Armorel Young  Identity Verified
Local time: 11:25
German to English
Oct 8, 2002

I\'ve spent a lot of time hunting for a German to English online glossary of computer terms (dealing with computer use, software, computer games - not so much the building/repair aspect) but haven\'t found much that\'s very helpful. Does anyone have any suggestions?


Thanks for your ideas.


 

Dorothee Racette (X)  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 06:25
German to English
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suggestions Oct 8, 2002

The most complete collection of glossaries in this language combination I am aware of can be found at the site of our colleague Frank Dietz : http://www.jump.net/~fdietz/glossary.htm


Also, check the language-specific glossary collection at www.lai.com/thc.html


There, you will also find the links that let you download the Microsoft standard glossaries, in case you do not have those.


Dorothee


 

Martin Hesse  Identity Verified
Local time: 12:25
English to German
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Why online? Oct 10, 2002

Why does your glossary have to be online? There are many reliable glossaries on certain UIs and/or specific versions of computer programs available. You can use them for instance with Adobe Acrobat\'s Search function. These are more reliable than online glossies \'cos they are more specific. Example: If you were looking for a good translation of the term \"thumbnail\", you\'d probably find \"Miniaturansicht\", \"Piktogramm\" or even \"Thumbnail\" in a English/German online glossary, yet, in certain versions of Adobe\'s products, this term got translated differently, but at least consistent t/o one version.

 


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