Tag Editor - Tags missing from memory
Thread poster: JennyItaly
JennyItaly
Local time: 09:04
Italian to English
Sep 9, 2008

Hi
I don't know if there is a way around this.

Say for instance I am translating a sentence which I have already saved to the Trados memory with no tags
So in Tag Editor - I have the same source - but let's say with a long series of tags - and Trados gives me my old translation without.
The translation is correct - but no tags
Is there a way to insert the tags ??
At present I usually end up restoring the source - and re-entering the translation.
Any tips/hints most welcome

Jenny


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Boris Kimel  Identity Verified
Russian Federation
Local time: 10:04
English to Russian
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Placeables Sep 9, 2008

The tags are "placeables". You can insert tags one by one (in groups really) using "Get ... placeable" menu commands. Well, not the commands, but keyboard shortcuts instead.

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Tomás Cano Binder, BA, CT  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 09:04
Member (2005)
English to Spanish
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Copy/paste if you have long strings of tags... Sep 10, 2008

...or the "Place placeable" toolbar buttons if you have a few, separate tags.

If you have many tags and just a few words, you might want to do Copy Source and retype the translation between the tags, as it will take less time than pasting or placing the tags.


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JennyItaly
Local time: 09:04
Italian to English
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Thanks Sep 10, 2008

to you both ... Tomas and Boris
That does in fact work better ..
I had never use the Get ... placeable before !
Have a great day and thanks again

Jen


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