1. How to chose between these two words?

  2. Which one should I use here:

    кнопка 'Отправить' активи(зи?)руется только когда заполнены все поля

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    Speaking about activating and deactivating UI controls the "standard" (from the books) translation is "активировать" и "деактивировать".
    – enkryptor
    Commented Aug 18, 2016 at 16:46

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Кнопка активируется, когда заполнены все поля.

Активировать means to turn on,to make active what didn't work,to start a process. activate.

Активизировать means to make a process more active, to increase productivity or speed.

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