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I get message "Tag protection on" in Word
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Uldis Liepkalns  Identity Verified
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Nov 9, 2005

Hi all, I lately often get such a message in Word (Office XP), when trying to spell-check the document. Spell-check doesn't work in these cases. Documents are plain *.doc files (no Trados or whatever other CAT tools involved).
Resaving to *.rtf doesn't change anything.

Does anyone know what is this "tag protection" and how to turn it off?

Uldis


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Heinrich Pesch  Identity Verified
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was it alt+f12 Nov 9, 2005

Usually there is a message down below in the task line of word how to remove the protection.

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Uldis Liepkalns  Identity Verified
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No instructions how to remove it Nov 9, 2005

just message "Tag protection on" on left side of bottom taskbar.
Alt + any F doesn't change anything.

Uldis

Heinrich Pesch wrote:
Usually there is a message down below in the task line of word how to remove the protection.


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Bilore  Identity Verified
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option to untick Nov 9, 2005

Uldis Liepkalns wrote:

Hi all, I lately often get such a message in Word (Office XP), when trying to spell-check the document. Spell-check doesn't work in these cases. Documents are plain *.doc files (no Trados or whatever other CAT tools involved).
Resaving to *.rtf doesn't change anything.

Does anyone know what is this "tag protection" and how to turn it off?

Uldis


Hi Uldis,

Try this: go to Tools > Templates and add-ins and untick Trados 5/6.5.

This should disable the "link" between Trados and word. Then do your spellcheck but don't forget to tick the option again afterwards if you want Trados to work again.

Hope it helps!

Chris


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Uldis Liepkalns  Identity Verified
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Thanks a lot, Christine, Nov 9, 2005

that does the trick

Uldis

Christine Biloré wrote:
Try this: go to Tools > Templates and add-ins and untick Trados 5/6.5.

This should disable the "link" between Trados and word. Then do your spellcheck but don't forget to tick the option again afterwards if you want Trados to work again.

Hope it helps!

Chris


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cuquina70
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thank you May 1, 2006

thank you,
it worked for me
raquel

Christine Biloré wrote:

Uldis Liepkalns wrote:

Hi all, I lately often get such a message in Word (Office XP), when trying to spell-check the document. Spell-check doesn't work in these cases. Documents are plain *.doc files (no Trados or whatever other CAT tools involved).
Resaving to *.rtf doesn't change anything.

Does anyone know what is this "tag protection" and how to turn it off?

Uldis


Hi Uldis,

Try this: go to Tools > Templates and add-ins and untick Trados 5/6.5.

This should disable the "link" between Trados and word. Then do your spellcheck but don't forget to tick the option again afterwards if you want Trados to work again.

Hope it helps!

Chris


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