Mobile menu

concordance window lost in the "second screen"
Thread poster: Noe Tessmann
Noe Tessmann  Identity Verified
Local time: 06:36
English to German
+ ...
Apr 22, 2005

Dear colleagues,

I have a stupid problem. Normally I work with my laptop and a second sceen. When travelling I leave the second screen at home.

Now just working on one screen (laptop) the concordance window seems the be somewhere on the (unvisible) second screen and I can't view or access it to move it to my unique laptop screen.

It seems that Trados memorizes somewhere the last position of the concordance window. Is there a way to reset this, anyone knows?


Hope it was not too confusing

Regards

Noe


Direct link Reply with quote
 

gianfranco  Identity Verified
Brazil
Local time: 01:36
Member (2001)
English to Italian
+ ...
You may need to edit some values in the Windows registry Apr 22, 2005

Dear Noe,
I had a similar problem with my dual monitor system.

The reason for it is that most applications remember where they had been placed, their window coordinates, and the values are stored in the system registry.

If you are familiar with editing the Windows registry, I will give you the current location in my registry for my Trados software.
The path is the following: hkey_current_user > Software > Trados
Within this 'branch', browse the many options and try to find the settings or coordinates for the missing window.
Try the branch TW4Win > Last Session or TW4Win > Environment
I could not find anything more specific for the Concordance window yet.


bye
Gianfranco



PS: I have found an article in the Trados KB that explains what I've said about the WorkBench window. This is what I had in my second monitor. I could not find anything similar, or more details about the Concordance window. You may need to email Trados for a solution.

See Trados detailed instructions here:
http://support.trados.com/view.asp?cntID=1123




[Edited at 2005-04-23 15:43]


Direct link Reply with quote
 
Noe Tessmann  Identity Verified
Local time: 06:36
English to German
+ ...
TOPIC STARTER
you saved my life Apr 23, 2005

Dear Gianfranco,

you saved my life. I reset ConcordanceX and ConcordanceY in the registry to and the window reappeared.

everything seems to be fine now

Have an excellent weekend


Noe


Direct link Reply with quote
 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:


You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

concordance window lost in the "second screen"

Advanced search


Translation news related to SDL Trados





Across v6.3
Translation Toolkit and Sales Potential under One Roof

Apart from features that enable you to translate more efficiently, the new Across Translator Edition v6.3 comprises your crossMarket membership. The new online network for Across users assists you in exploring new sales potential and generating revenue.

More info »
SDL MultiTerm 2017
Guarantee a unified, consistent and high-quality translation with terminology software by the industry leaders.

SDL MultiTerm 2017 allows translators to create one central location to store and manage multilingual terminology, and with SDL MultiTerm Extract 2017 you can automatically create term lists from your existing documentation to save time.

More info »



All of ProZ.com
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs