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GILOU  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 03:32
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English to French
Jun 24, 2005

I have 'Step 1', 'Step 2'...which are in the margin and Trados doesn't take them. Is there a way to enter these titles with Workbench ?
Thanks


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mónica alfonso  Identity Verified
Local time: 23:32
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With no segment open Jun 24, 2005

Place the cursor on any word of the segment you want to open and click the Open/Get arrow. You would have to repeat this action in each case.
This segment should be a text box, that is why Trados does not 'see' it.
Hope this helps.


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GILOU  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 03:32
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Cursor Jun 24, 2005

I understand what you mean but it's too far on the left and I can't place the cursor before the term....

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mónica alfonso  Identity Verified
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You always can click once on the word Jun 24, 2005

This way the cursor will appear there.-

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Marie-Céline GEORG  Identity Verified
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Page / Normal View? Jun 24, 2005

Hi Gilles,
Is the text available in Normal view?
It's probably a text box that prevents you from placing the cursor before the word, but placing it in the middle of the word is good enough for Trados to open the segment (well, usually it works...)
Text boxes are a pain... when working with Trados. Either they don't open, or they can't get cleaned. I almost translate them manually!

Bonne journée
Marie-Céline


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GILOU  Identity Verified
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View Jun 24, 2005

I have vainly tried both but I can't access to 'Step'. I have even tried to do a search-replace (Step-Etape) but it doesn't work.

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Antoní­n Otáhal
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try to open them with the header/footer on Jun 24, 2005

for certain reasons, clients sometimes make those fields available only when header/footer is open; not having seen your file I cannot say if it is your case, but it may be worth trying...

Antonin


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Hynek Palatin  Identity Verified
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Numbering Jun 24, 2005

It's probably defined in a style with numbering. Try to change the style definition (the "Number format" field).

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