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Zone Paging

German translation: Zonen-Paging

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English term or phrase:Zone Paging
German translation:Zonen-Paging
Entered by: Gabriele Jabouri
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15:25 Oct 26, 2005
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Telecom(munications) / Enterprise Telephone System
English term or phrase: Zone Paging
Hello All,

I'm working on a document describing the innumerable features of an enterprise telephone system. One of its functions is "Zone Paging": The administrator (or someone else with special privileges) can make a public announcement to a particular predefined group of people (a zone). It works like a page because it will blare out of the zone members' telephone speakers (unless they're currently on the phone themselves), similar to a public address system.

I am at a loss (or just suffering from brain freeze) what to call this in German. "Gruppenruf" or "Zonenruf" just sounds weird and is not accurate enough anyway.

I am open to ANY and all suggestions. Help, please!

Many thanks in advance!
Gabriele
Gabriele Jabouri
Local time: 00:24
Zonen-Paging
Explanation:
It looks like as if the Germans LOVE their Denglish;-))

in case you will not discover a more appropriate term...

http://www.trius-audio.de/Line/AMIS/unterlagen/Rest/AMIS Dig...
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Katrin Hollberg
Germany
Local time: 09:24
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zone paging
Zonen-Paging


Explanation:
It looks like as if the Germans LOVE their Denglish;-))

in case you will not discover a more appropriate term...

http://www.trius-audio.de/Line/AMIS/unterlagen/Rest/AMIS Dig...


    Reference: http://www.computeruniverse.net/products/90154957/3Com_3103_...
Katrin Hollberg
Germany
Local time: 09:24
Native speaker of: German
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