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zip file - translation back to client as a zip file
Thread poster: Adela Van Gils

Adela Van Gils  Identity Verified
Netherlands
Local time: 04:56
German to Dutch
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Sep 21, 2005

My client sends me a zip file and asks me to update the translation. So far, so good. But client wants the updated text back as a zip file. How do I do that. I know how to unzip but not how to (re)zip a document. Thanks

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Marijke Singer  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 03:56
Dutch to English
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WinZip is one option Sep 21, 2005

You can download this program from:
http://www.winzip.com/

I've used WinZip for years without ever having to pay for it (although the impression given on the website is that you should pay).


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xxxtlmurray
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WinZip, StuffIt, and others. Sep 21, 2005

But client wants the updated text back as a zip file. How do I do that. I know how to unzip but not how to (re)zip a document.


You will need WinZip (www.winzip.com) or StuffIt, which does zip format too, from www.stuffit.com. Since the zip algorithm is in the public domain, there are certainly some free solutions around.


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Eva Blanar  Identity Verified
Hungary
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If you have Total Commander... Sep 21, 2005

... it can do the packaging (under File, in the menu) - same thing for unpackaging, BTW.

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Charlie Bavington  Identity Verified
Local time: 03:56
French to English
If you've got Windows XP Sep 22, 2005

just right-click on the file, select Send To... and select Compressed folder.

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Adela Van Gils  Identity Verified
Netherlands
Local time: 04:56
German to Dutch
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If you've got Windows XP 12:55am Sep 22, 2005

Dear Charlie,

With your indications I could zip my file. Thanks so much.
Adela

Dear Charlie and others,

My client received the reference/the link, but the document/file was not in there. What did I do wrong.
Thanks very much.

[Edited at 2005-09-25 21:19]


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xxxtlmurray
Local time: 22:56
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Please explain more Oct 16, 2005

My client received the reference/the link, but the document/file was not in there. What did I do wrong.


A link to a file is far different than the file itself. Can you explain more?


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