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German translation: Kabelverbindung

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14:31 Aug 28, 2001
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: wire lines
Context : links like wire lines (modem-connections).
I would appreciate some feed back here because I am not sure if my translation is correct.
Thanks a bundle.
m playford
German translation:Kabelverbindung
Explanation:
The first is the standard term.

But it is obviosu that this term could be used here in contrast to "wireless" connections. In this case I hve seen the term "Festleitung" used.

Hint: In case of a modem, don't use the term "Kabelmodem", because this is strictly limited to broadband adapters!
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Hans-Henning Judek
Local time: 19:19
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naKabelverbindung
Hans-Henning Judek
naTelefonleitungenMartin Schneekloth


  

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Telefonleitungen


Explanation:
just an educated guess from a native German speaker working as full-time translator/localizer in US IT industry

Martin Schneekloth
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Kabelverbindung


Explanation:
The first is the standard term.

But it is obviosu that this term could be used here in contrast to "wireless" connections. In this case I hve seen the term "Festleitung" used.

Hint: In case of a modem, don't use the term "Kabelmodem", because this is strictly limited to broadband adapters!


    21 years translation experience
Hans-Henning Judek
Local time: 19:19
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 397
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