But of course, these only help translators to keep track of terminology they already know. First, we have to know it. And for translators working in the computing field, that's where the Microsoft Glossaries come in. Ever wondered what Network printer search is in German? A quick check of the Microsoft Glossary shows that on a German version of Windows, that would be Netzwerkdruckersuche.
And now, there's an easy way to look this stuff up in the online version of the Microsoft Glossaries. Just go to: http://www.microsoft.com/language/en/us/default.mspx