customization

German translation: Anpassung

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English term or phrase:customization
German translation:Anpassung
Entered by: Maya Jurt

08:34 Aug 20, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
English term or phrase: customization
XXX is a very good product that shouldn't have needed massive customization.
Wolfgang Tiefert
Local time: 12:13
Anpassung
Explanation:
This is the term usually used in software localisation.

Depending on the context you might use

benutzerdefinierte Einstellungen

benutzerdefinierte Anpassung
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Rebekka Groß (X)
Local time: 11:13
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Summary of answers provided
na +3Anpassung
Rebekka Groß (X)
na +2kundenspezifische Anpassung/ Anpassung an Kundenwuensche
Sonja Cooper (X)
naKundenakzeptanz
Evelyn Frank
naModifikation
Carsten Weber (X)
nakundenorientierte Änderungen / Anpassungen
Alexander Schleber
naAnpassung
Mats Wiman
na...sollte nicht massgeschneidert werden
mercur7 (X)


  

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5 mins peer agreement (net): +3
Anpassung


Explanation:
This is the term usually used in software localisation.

Depending on the context you might use

benutzerdefinierte Einstellungen

benutzerdefinierte Anpassung


    lots of experience
    MS glossaries
Rebekka Groß (X)
Local time: 11:13
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 290

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sven Petersson
8 mins

agree  Martin Schneekloth (X)
2 hrs

agree  Andrea Kopf
6 hrs
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6 mins
Anpassung


Explanation:
customizing=the act of custom-making, i.e. adaptation to various needs and tatses


    13 years in Germany+professional experience
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 12:13
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21 mins
...sollte nicht massgeschneidert werden


Explanation:
"Anpassung" is a good solution, but this solution is a bit more streamline, I think.


mercur7 (X)
Local time: 12:13
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29 mins
kundenorientierte Änderungen / Anpassungen


Explanation:
While "Anpassungen" is good in general for adaptations, it misses the customer orientation that is part of customized (customization), i.e. adapting to the special wishes of a client.

HTH

Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 12:13
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
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39 mins peer agreement (net): +2
kundenspezifische Anpassung/ Anpassung an Kundenwuensche


Explanation:
I would put it this way. Hope it helps.


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Sonja Cooper (X)
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Gitta Schlemme
7 mins

agree  Roland Grefer
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1 hr
Modifikation


Explanation:
Ich denke, der Kontext macht deutlich, daß es um eine bauliche/strukturelle Veränderung (Modifikation) eines eingeführten Produktes geht.

Carsten Weber (X)
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18 hrs
Kundenakzeptanz


Explanation:
XXX ist ein sehr gutes Produkt, für dessen Kundenakzeptanz keine riesigen Anstrengung hätten erforderlich sein müssen.

Evelyn Frank
Germany
Local time: 12:13
PRO pts in pair: 18
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