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einblenden (computer-related)

English translation: display / insert

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German term or phrase:einblenden
English translation:display / insert
Entered by: John Kinory
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07:12 Jul 12, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: einblenden (computer-related)
context: control program for heat treat furnace

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//Beim umschalten von Leirechner Betrieb auf lokal Betrieb werden im Ofenbild die
//Anzeigen für FaufNr.,Afo-E,Sachnummer und Sachkurzbezeichnung gelöscht und im
//Feld für Sachkurzbezeichnug wird "lokales Rezept angewählt" eingeblendet.

Fade-in somehow doesn't sound right here. Any suggestions much appreciated. TIA, Beth
Beth Kantus
United States
Local time: 18:07
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Explanation:
Quick and simple. Something being "eingeblendet" in German means that it is being "output" or shown. Einblenden can mean "to fade in" but the context you gave does not fit. Slide projectors fade in when "einblendening"...
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Ingmar Gutberlet
Local time: 00:07
Grading comment
Sometimes the simplest answer is the best ...
Thanks very much for your help!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +2... is shown.Ingmar Gutberlet
naflash / overlay
Gillian Searl
nato superimposeKrokodil
naoverlayMarcus Malabad
nadisplayedRebekka Groß


  

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7 mins
overlay


Explanation:
from Ferretti


    Ferretti
    Reference: http://www.merlyn.net:457/tools/ld_alloc_types.html
Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 00:07
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in TagalogTagalog
PRO pts in pair: 1782
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8 mins
displayed


Explanation:
a message/dialog box etc. is displayed


    lots and lots of experience with software localisation
Rebekka Groß
Local time: 23:07
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 168
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10 mins peer agreement (net): +2
... is shown.


Explanation:
Quick and simple. Something being "eingeblendet" in German means that it is being "output" or shown. Einblenden can mean "to fade in" but the context you gave does not fit. Slide projectors fade in when "einblendening"...

Ingmar Gutberlet
Local time: 00:07
PRO pts in pair: 12
Grading comment
Sometimes the simplest answer is the best ...
Thanks very much for your help!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Krokodil: on further thought, is probably better than my suggestion!
6 mins

agree  Ulrike Lieder: Per Microsoft's Computer-Lexikon: einblenden = show
3 hrs
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15 mins
to superimpose


Explanation:
see: Wörterbuch der Daten- und Kommunikationstechnik, Brandstetter Verlag, 1997. ("To overlay" is also suggested as a possibility.)


    see above
Krokodil
Germany
Local time: 00:07
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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52 mins
flash / overlay


Explanation:
According to Schulze


    Computer Englisch - Fachwoerterbuch Schulze
Gillian Searl
United Kingdom
Local time: 23:07
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 126
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