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Metatexis translation not showing
Thread poster: Marissa Vicari
Marissa Vicari  Identity Verified
Local time: 18:25
French to English
Apr 15, 2006

I'm trying out metatexis (thank you responders for pointing me in this direction:)) . The first paragraph of my document worked fine, I see the translation there. After that I can only see the source text, not my translation! I can only visualise the translation when I check on 'show hidden text'. Of course, it's supposed to be the translation I see, and the source text that is hidden. What happened after that first paragraph? How do I get my translation back? I've looked in the manual, and clicked around the program a bit now.

Thank you for your continued advice,

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Natalie  Identity Verified
Local time: 01:25
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Hi Marissa Apr 15, 2006

In case you wish to see both source and translation, go to Metatexis > Navigation > Show hidden text on/off.


P.S. Perhaps I have misunderstood your question. In case you see only source, not translation, maybe you haven't clicked the OK button on the Metatexis toolbar while going to the next segment?

[Edited at 2006-04-15 16:32]

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Spiros Doikas  Identity Verified
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MetaTexis workflow Apr 16, 2006

In case of a fuzzy match first press Shift+Alt+Enter to accept the fuzzy match and then Alt+Down or simply Alt+Ctrl+Shift+Down to execute both functions at once. I prefer to assign Alt+Down to this function (Select translation and open next TU).

To do this: Go to the General options, select the Shortcuts tab, click button Default, then click OK. The command Select translation and open next TU should now have a shortcut. To change the shortcut, just double click the item in the shortcut list. Also you can reverse the assignment and assign open next TU to Alt+Ctrl+Shift+Down in order to move to the next TU without saving the open one.

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