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Johan Venter  Identity Verified
Czech Republic
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Mar 25, 2005

I have a scanned file in PDF format that needs to be translated. Is it possible to use Trados for this and, if so, how do I go about doing that?

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Ralf Lemster  Identity Verified
Germany
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English to German
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Numerous forum postings + Howto Mar 25, 2005

Hi,
Have a look at this Howto which deals with the subject.
You should also find numerous threads on this issue - use the Advanced forum search.

Best,
Ralf


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Myron Netchypor  Identity Verified
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Very simple Mar 26, 2005

Open the document in FineReader or another program with the text recognition function, recognize the text, and send it in MSWord. Now you can translate the text, using Trados. When you will finish translation - clean it up in Trados, and using Adobe Acrobat print it in PDF-file again. Hope this will help! Cheers ;^)

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