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WEBROVER [1 record]

Record 1 2014-08-19


Subject field(s)
  • Computer Programs and Programming
  • Internet and Telematics

Teleport Pro touts itself as a "personal spider" or "webrover." What does it do? It loads up a specified webpage, and searches it for files of a certain type (and downloads them), searches the entire internet for sites matching a certain context and/or file type, or totally clones an entire website for browsing on your hard disk drive. It can also search sites for keyword(s) or follow every link from a specified start point.


web rover; webrover: The Translation Bureau recommends in its revised 2013 Linguistic Recommendation that “web” not be capitalized when it is part of a compound, whether the compound is written as two words or one, with or without a hyphen.


  • Programmes et programmation (Informatique)
  • Internet et télématique

Teleport Pro v1.29. Aspirateur de sites Internet qui permet de naviguer sur des sites en mode hors connexion.


aspirateur Web : Le Bureau de la traduction préconise dans sa Recommandation linguistique révisée en 2013 la majuscule initiale lorsque «Web» est employé après un nom qu’il qualifie. Il est toujours invariable.


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