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German translation: hochlaufen / auslaufen

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English term or phrase:spin up/down (CD-Player)
German translation:hochlaufen / auslaufen
Entered by: Katrin Zinsmeister
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12:43 Jul 24, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: spin up/down
The LED is orange when the disc is spinning up, off when ready and green when being accessed.

The LED is orange when the disc is spinning up, off when ready and green when being accessed.
Poornima Iyengar
Local time: 13:21
(während das Laufwerk) hochläuft / ausläuft
Explanation:
As in fact, the actively moving part is the driver not the disc, I'd translate it like this:

"Die LED-Anzeige ist orange, wenn das Laufwerk hochläuft, ausgeschaltet wenn es funktionsbereit und grün, wenn es beladen wird."

Hope this helps you :-)
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Katrin Zinsmeister
Local time: 04:51
Grading comment
Thanks a ton! :-)
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +2spin-up / spin-downUlrike Lieder
na +1(während das Laufwerk) hochläuft / ausläuft
Katrin Zinsmeister
nahochdreht/runterdreht
Helga Rhoades


  

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12 mins peer agreement (net): +2
spin-up / spin-down


Explanation:
Spezifikationen: Toshiba SD-M1212 DVD-ROM-Laufwerk - ...
... Spin-up-Zeit (Zeit für Fokussierung und Hochlaufen des Laufwerksmotors),
DVD CD. 1,4 s 3,1 s. Pufferspeicher. 256 KB. Zuverlässigkeit. ...
support.euro.dell.com/docs/STORAGE/SDM1212/Ge/spec.htm

Bevor Sie die Spin-down Zeit oder CD-DA ändern.
Sollten Sie folgende Punkte beachten. 1 ...
www.teac.de/support/german/help/beschreibungen/dae_540e.htm

Dies führt zu Pausen in der Wiedergabe. Wenn Ihr CD Treiber es erlaubt,
die Spin Down Zeit (also die Zeit, nach der der Motor nach dem Lesen ...
multimediaware.com/qv/qvdok.htm

HTH

Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 23:51
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 1505

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  gangels

agree  Mats Wiman
19 mins
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54 mins
hochdreht/runterdreht


Explanation:
I presume this is a layman audience, so I would use hochdreht in the above mentioned context.

Helga Rhoades
United States
Local time: 01:51
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 7
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2 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
(während das Laufwerk) hochläuft / ausläuft


Explanation:
As in fact, the actively moving part is the driver not the disc, I'd translate it like this:

"Die LED-Anzeige ist orange, wenn das Laufwerk hochläuft, ausgeschaltet wenn es funktionsbereit und grün, wenn es beladen wird."

Hope this helps you :-)

Katrin Zinsmeister
Local time: 04:51
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 95
Grading comment
Thanks a ton! :-)

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