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English translation: text field/text box

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German term or phrase:Schriftfeld
English translation:text field/text box
Entered by: Martin Schneekloth
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07:28 Sep 5, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Schriftfeld
In a text about technical drawings and construction plans: "Schriftfeld" - the area on a drawing where you fill in the name of the project, architect etc.

I feel I should know this but just can't think of it ...
Kalle
text field/text box
Explanation:
both are appropriate

full-time in-house translator (civil enginnering)
Selected response from:

Martin Schneekloth
Grading comment
The moment I returned to the job it came to me... Yes, text field or text box fit the context. Thanks a lot!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +1text field/text boxMartin Schneekloth
natitle boxBeth Kantus
nainformation fieldsmckinnc
natyping fieldMartina Ley


  

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10 mins peer agreement (net): +1
text field/text box


Explanation:
both are appropriate

full-time in-house translator (civil enginnering)

Martin Schneekloth
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 111
Grading comment
The moment I returned to the job it came to me... Yes, text field or text box fit the context. Thanks a lot!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Roland Grefer
1 day 11 hrs
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11 mins
information fields


Explanation:
a bit like the term used for areas you enter text into in a database application

mckinnc
Local time: 22:37
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 335
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14 mins
typing field


Explanation:
... would be another possibility

see
Instructions for downloading an application form - [ Diese Seite übersetzen ]
... Name, Middle). Please enter each item in its own typing field (do not, for example,
type your last name, first name and middle name in the same box). You can ...
www.iulaw.indy.indiana.edu/admiss/appforminstr.htm - 6k - Im Archiv - Ähnliche Seiten

Contact - [ Diese Seite übersetzen ]
... Otherwise, use the form below. Click in the white typing field before typing. Click
or <Tab> to the next typing field to work your way through the brief form. ...
vccslitonline.cc.va.us/mrcte/contact.htm - 9k - Im Archiv - Ähnliche Seiten

Field: The menu version - [ Diese Seite übersetzen ]
... contained program with the name field. It is run by typing field at the command
prompt in a shell running on the workstation. The program will then present ...
www.it.dtu.dk/~jaj/field/menu.html - 4k - Im Archiv - Ähnliche Seiten

...

regards,

Martina

Martina Ley
Local time: 22:37
Native speaker of: Native in CzechCzech
PRO pts in pair: 94
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1 hr
title box


Explanation:
for drawings, it's title box

HTH!

Beth Kantus
United States
Local time: 16:37
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 924
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