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Check/uncheck box

Spanish translation: activar/desactivar

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GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
English term or phrase:Check/uncheck box
Spanish translation:activar/desactivar
Entered by: Sarah Brenchley
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01:03 Jan 13, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: Check/uncheck box
Software instructions:

"Check this box to create an alert for this task."
"Uncheck this box to disable the alert set for this event."
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activar/desactivar
Explanation:
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Selected response from:

Alba Mora
Local time: 08:37
Grading comment
I liked "marcar/desmarcar", but this is even better. "Desmarcar" sounds funny, and "activar/desactivar" gives the
sense that you are enabling a function or option.

thx
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naactivar/desactivarAlba Mora
namarcar/desmarcarmariana kenig
naMarcar casilla
Sarah Brenchley
nacheck this boxAlbert Golub


  

Answers


33 mins
check this box


Explanation:
"puntear esta casilla (de control)"

Albert Golub
Local time: 12:37
Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in pair: 146

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50 mins
Marcar casilla


Explanation:
Rather than uncheck, I would translate it as leave it balnk:
Dejar la casilla en blanco
Hope it helps and good luck.

Sarah Brenchley
Local time: 12:37
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 208

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4 hrs
marcar/desmarcar


Explanation:
Desmarcar se encuentra en el diccionario Vox de la lengua española.

mariana kenig
PRO pts in pair: 76

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9 hrs
activar/desactivar


Explanation:
Suerte

Alba Mora
Local time: 08:37
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 636
Grading comment
I liked "marcar/desmarcar", but this is even better. "Desmarcar" sounds funny, and "activar/desactivar" gives the
sense that you are enabling a function or option.

thx

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Sarah Brenchley

xxxOso
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