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German to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Telecom(munications)
German term or phrase:Hörtöne
From a technical description of a dial-up subscriber stations on a telephone network
"Die vom xxxxISDN gesendeten *Hörtöne* sind im Teil y beschrieben.
Anmerkung: Im Bereich des xxxx/ISDN können in besonderen Fällen am Verbindungsweg Dauer-Suchtöne und -Signale mit den Frequenzen 800 Hz ± 10 %, 1004 bis 1020 Hz und 1100/1200 Hz ± 15 % (Mischton) liegen."
Explanation: This was found in "Wörterbuch der Datentechik, Ferretti"
Ryan Montcalm United States Local time: 11:27 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 8
Thanks Ryan et al
11 mins confidence:
call progress tones
Explanation: An audible signal returned by a network to a call originator to indicate the status of a call
Call progress tone signals provide information regarding the status or progress of a call to customers, operators, and connected equipment. In circuit-associated signaling, these audible tones are transmitted over the voice path within the frequency limit
In telephony, call progress tones are audible tones sent from the PSTN or a PBX to calling parties to indicate the status of phone calls.