Service Pack, Local Area Connection, My Network Places

06:08 Sep 13, 2000
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Service Pack, Local Area Connection, My Network Places
What are "Local Area Connection" and "My Network Places" in the new Windows 2000? Also, how is Service Pack translated?

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naLAN-Verbindung, Netzwerkumgebung, Service Pack
Stefanie Costa
naService Pack, Netzwerkumgebung, LAN-Verbindung
Michaela Moosbrugger



17 mins
Service Pack, Netzwerkumgebung, LAN-Verbindung

These are the official Microsoft Terms:

Service Pack stays the same
My Network Places - Netzwerkumgebung
Local Area Connection - LAN-Verbindung

    Microsoft Glossary - Windows 2000
Michaela Moosbrugger
Local time: 15:35
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 34

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22 mins
LAN-Verbindung, Netzwerkumgebung, Service Pack

for "Local Area Networks" the acronym "LAN" is used in German. Here were talking about a connection to a LAN. "My network places" is a Desktop symbol in MS 2000. Service Pack (for NT) is never translated.

    MILS-approved glossary for Microsoft 2000
Stefanie Costa
Local time: 09:35
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 27
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