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desktop; shortcut; floppy drive

Spanish translation: escritorio, acceso directo, disquetera o unidad de disquete

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01:33 Oct 2, 2000
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: desktop; shortcut; floppy drive
Could you help me translate those terms? And could you tell me where can a find a site with English - Spanish dictionary of computers?
Birute
Spanish translation:escritorio, acceso directo, disquetera o unidad de disquete
Explanation:
desktop = escritorio
shortcut = acceso directo
floppy drive = disquetera o unidad de disquete

Estos son los términos que emplea Windows 98, versión en español.

Aquí algunos diccionarios on-line:
http://www.itu.int/search/wais/Termite/
http://wwli.com/translation/netglos/glossary/spanish.html
http://www.css.qmw.ac.uk/foreign/eng-spanish.htm
http://www.ati.es/novatica/glosario/buscador/buscador_gloint...
ftp://quark.fe.up.pt/pub/orca/glosario.html

Hope this helps!

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dorisy
Local time: 19:14
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Summary of answers provided
naSee belowIvan Sanchez
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Gonzalo Tutusaus
naescritorio, acceso directo, disco de 3 1/2
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24 mins
escritorio, acceso directo, disco de 3 1/2


Explanation:
I have Windows in Spanish, so I can check it for you right away:

desktop: escritorio
shortcut: acceso directo
floppy drive: (unidad de) disco de 3 1/2 (A:)

Un saludo


Gonzalo Tutusaus
Netherlands
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29 mins
I forgot...


Explanation:
I forgot, check out the following two links (the first one is the search result for En-Sp computing glossaries):

http://www.google.com/search?q="english spanish" computer gl...


http://www.yourdictionary.com/


Un saludo.

Gonzalo Tutusaus
Netherlands
Local time: 19:14
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38 mins
escritorio, acceso directo, disquetera o unidad de disquete


Explanation:
desktop = escritorio
shortcut = acceso directo
floppy drive = disquetera o unidad de disquete

Estos son los términos que emplea Windows 98, versión en español.

Aquí algunos diccionarios on-line:
http://www.itu.int/search/wais/Termite/
http://wwli.com/translation/netglos/glossary/spanish.html
http://www.css.qmw.ac.uk/foreign/eng-spanish.htm
http://www.ati.es/novatica/glosario/buscador/buscador_gloint...
ftp://quark.fe.up.pt/pub/orca/glosario.html

Hope this helps!




    Windows 98
    see above
dorisy
Local time: 19:14
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Le agradezco por su agilidad, Usted me ayudo mucho para resolver las dudas que tenia. Gracias por las enlaces. Saludo y agradecimientos para Gonzalo!
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4 hrs
See below


Explanation:
I agree with the colleagues, but 'desktop', in this case is the term used to differenciate the CPU case;
'desktop' applies to the horizontal (early) case, normally holds the monitor on top, and 'minitower',
'midtower' 'tower', applies to the
vertical-type cases (more common).
Luck!

Ivan Sanchez
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