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Trados and InDesign - Font problems
Thread poster: eurodep
eurodep
Local time: 19:17
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Aug 15, 2005

I am using InDesign 3.0 and Trados LSP 7.0 for English to Polish.
The client submits Original files in Indesign 3.0.

Here is the back ground:
The client uses a True Type font (Univers CE 45). When we extract the TT font and run it through Trados, it is converted to a unicode font. When the translation is done, and we reimport the translation to InDesign, the application does not display certain characters. This is because the application is looking for a Unicode character in a TrueType font location. Thus, a little box appears instead of the proper character.

My Question: Does anyone know how to address this problem? One way I thought to address it is to disable the 'conversion' process in Trados that takes a TT font and changes it to a unicode font, but I cannot figure it out.

Any help would be much appreciated.

Thanks,

David


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Wojciech Froelich  Identity Verified
Poland
Local time: 19:17
English to Polish
Could you provide more details? Aug 16, 2005

ddepman wrote:

I am using InDesign 3.0 and Trados LSP 7.0 for English to Polish.
The client submits Original files in Indesign 3.0.

Here is the back ground:
The client uses a True Type font (Univers CE 45). When we extract the TT font and run it through Trados, it is converted to a unicode font. When the translation is done, and we reimport the translation to InDesign, the application does not display certain characters. This is because the application is looking for a Unicode character in a TrueType font location. Thus, a little box appears instead of the proper character.


Could you provide more details on your workflow?

Wojtek


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eurodep
Local time: 19:17
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Issue Resolved Aug 16, 2005

Issue is resolved with new fonts. They submitted Type1 fonts and they seem to work fine.

Thanks,

David


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