Is there a way to print both source and target text?
Thread poster: Ivana de Sousa Santos

Ivana de Sousa Santos  Identity Verified
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French to Portuguese
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Sep 10, 2008

I would like to check a translation by printing it, but I would like the source text to be readable as well.

How can I do that?

Thank you in advance,

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Steven Capsuto  Identity Verified
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Yes Sep 10, 2008

Highlight the entire document. Then set the font format so that none of the text is hidden. (If there are headers, footers or text boxes, you'll have to do this separately for them.)

Then print.

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Dan Marasescu  Identity Verified
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Print hidden text Sep 10, 2008


I assume you have a Word document. Click on Print/Options/Include with text: and tick Hidden text.

This may be different according to your Word version, but there's always a similar option.


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Jan Sundström  Identity Verified
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English to Swedish
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For TagEditor Sep 11, 2008

Hi Ivana,

Provided you've been working in TagEditor, there is a hidden gem called TableView. It's little known, but quick, smooth and very powerful.

We have discussed the topic a few times here, see:


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