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Importing multiple TMX files to the TM - suggestions needed
Thread poster: danucky
danucky
English to Romanian
Apr 9, 2009

I'm using SDL Trados 2006 and I have to import multiple TMX files to my memory (literally, very many files). Is there a way I can import more files (or all) at once instead of doing it one by one (which would take hours to complete)?
Thank you very much

[Subject edited by staff or moderator 2009-04-09 13:32 GMT]


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Sergei Leshchinsky  Identity Verified
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Xbench Apr 9, 2009

Point to the folder with the TMs and give a name to the output file.

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Grzegorz Gryc  Identity Verified
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SDLX Apr 9, 2009

Sergei Leshchinsky wrote:

Point to the folder with the TMs and give a name to the output file.

Or use SDLX Maintain, then export the resulting SDLX TM into one file you can import in Trados.

Cheers
GG


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danucky
English to Romanian
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the main idea Apr 9, 2009

well to explain things a little better- i have this zipped volume of .tmx files (over 1000 per zip file) and i want to import them to a memory. i unzipped the volume to a folder and i found out much to my surprise that i couldn't select multiple files for import (either thru ctrl+ or shift+). so my question was- am i condemned to add each separate tmx one by one?

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Noe Tessmann  Identity Verified
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SDLX Maintain Apr 10, 2009

as Grzegorz stated. SDLX Maintain is the only workaround. Set-up an SDLX TM and import all the TMX and export the whole thing for Trados use.

Regards

Noe


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danucky
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yes, SDLX Maintain worked Apr 10, 2009

by a fortunate coincidence, i was trying that last night and it works.
thank you everybody for your support


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