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English translation: without access to a PC.

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German term or phrase:PC-unabhängig
English translation:without access to a PC.
Entered by: Mary Worby
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01:06 Jul 17, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Marketing
German term or phrase: PC-unabhängig
Es wird immer wichtiger, die Möglichkeiten des Internets auch PC-unabhängig nutzen zu können.

I have trouble finding the right term for "PC-unabhängig" here. Any ideas?

Thanks in advance!
Daniela Schlöder
Germany
Local time: 09:57
without access to a PC.
Explanation:
Not very snappy, I know, but I think that's how we'd say it.

Or

even if you do not have access to a PC

HTH

Mary
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Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:57
Grading comment
Thanks Mary, fits perfectly into the sentence. Thanx, however, to all of you. You are always such a great help.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +1non-PC access / non-PC Internet access (devices)
Vesna Zivcic
na +1PC independent
Mats Wiman
nawithout access to a PC.
Mary Worby


  

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8 mins
without access to a PC.


Explanation:
Not very snappy, I know, but I think that's how we'd say it.

Or

even if you do not have access to a PC

HTH

Mary

Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:57
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2770
Grading comment
Thanks Mary, fits perfectly into the sentence. Thanx, however, to all of you. You are always such a great help.
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29 mins peer agreement (net): +1
PC independent


Explanation:
Tell me why not, Mary


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Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 09:57
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 1498

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Mary Worby: Sorry, Mats, it just doesn't roll off the tongue! (But it does get 29 hits on UK Google) :-)
11 mins
  -> Thanks for your judgement!
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55 mins peer agreement (net): +1
non-PC access / non-PC Internet access (devices)


Explanation:
1. On-line Shopping the Key for Future Internet Use, But Will Access Be Via PC?

But will this trend result only in PC sales? Internet television services have hit the market one after the other this year, and it is possible that the public's interest in the Internet could result in purchases of these non-PC Internet access devices

2. ... Non-PC access spells creative thinking for small businesses.

3. Draft
II.1 The European Sample. II.2 PC Access, Non PC Access and Future PC Access in Europe

www.gin-net.de/netr/premium/content.htm

4. HomeAccess service has all the standard features of the rapidly growing
non-PC access market: Web access, pre-approved content pages and e-mail, ...

www.homeaccess.net/articles/102799.htm



    Reference: http://www.jdpower.co.jp/it/psresult9709.html
    Reference: http://www.workz.com/html/1955.html
Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 09:57
Native speaker of: Croatian
PRO pts in pair: 571

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sven Petersson
4 mins
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