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rücksetzen

English translation: reset

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07:06 Oct 16, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: rücksetzen
list of terms for modem messages:
Sendefehler rücksetzen
Empfangsfehler rücksetzen and then followed by
Sendefehler zurücksetzen
Empfangsfehler zurücksetzen
so what is the difference between rücksetzen and zurücksetzen - I only know re-set
buckel
Local time: 09:19
English translation:reset
Explanation:
Ferretti, Wörterbuch der Elektronik (CD-ROM), treats rücksetzen and zurücksetzen as synonymous (reset; also: resetting, zeroing, erasing; backspacing); Brandstetter lists some other possibilities.

AltaVista URLs support _reset_ in your context:

AltaVista (English) [+reset +"receive error" +modem] 81 pages found, e.g.:
http://www-personal.umich.edu/~bobwolfe/560/survival/xferlog...
http://www.co.umist.ac.uk/~ch/psinfo/psinfo.2.0590.html
“reset receive error” 3 pages found:
http://utopia.knoware.nl/users/jak/devicedriver.html
the other two refer to:
>> ! Send error: connection reset
! Receive error: connection reset<<
(search engines ignore punctuation)

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Tom Funke
Local time: 03:19
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very detailed and helpful answer
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
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Tom Funke
nareset
Mats Wiman
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9 mins
Reset


Explanation:
There does not seem to be any difference between "rücksetzen" and "zurücksetzen", both = reset. See V. Ferretti: WB der Elektronik, Datentechnik und der Telekommunikation. HTH wolfgang

wolfgang
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 78
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37 mins
reset


Explanation:
Zurücksetzen=zurück zur Ausgangslage versetzen, auf Null stellen, alle Parameter auf Default stellen usw.


    MMI
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 09:19
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 1498
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1 hr
reset


Explanation:
Ferretti, Wörterbuch der Elektronik (CD-ROM), treats rücksetzen and zurücksetzen as synonymous (reset; also: resetting, zeroing, erasing; backspacing); Brandstetter lists some other possibilities.

AltaVista URLs support _reset_ in your context:

AltaVista (English) [+reset +"receive error" +modem] 81 pages found, e.g.:
http://www-personal.umich.edu/~bobwolfe/560/survival/xferlog...
http://www.co.umist.ac.uk/~ch/psinfo/psinfo.2.0590.html
“reset receive error” 3 pages found:
http://utopia.knoware.nl/users/jak/devicedriver.html
the other two refer to:
>> ! Send error: connection reset
! Receive error: connection reset<<
(search engines ignore punctuation)




    see above
Tom Funke
Local time: 03:19
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 2419
Grading comment
very detailed and helpful answer

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