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Uncleaned bilingual ttx to client?
Thread poster: Constance Mannshardt

Constance Mannshardt  Identity Verified
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Sep 26, 2005

I did a job for a new client and he asked me to send him the uncleaned bilingual files (ttx). I did so, but I have a strange feeling...Is this procedure usual? He didn't send me his TM along with the files to be translated. Somehow I feel as if I gave him something I shouldn't or mustn'd have given.
I feel confused!


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Zhoudan  Identity Verified
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I didn't see anything unusual Sep 26, 2005

This seems quite normal to me.

Constance Mannshardt wrote:

I did a job for a new client and he asked me to send him the uncleaned bilingual files (ttx). I did so, but I have a strange feeling...Is this procedure usual? He didn't send me his TM along with the files to be translated. Somehow I feel as if I gave him something I shouldn't or mustn'd have given.
I feel confused!


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Hynek Palatin  Identity Verified
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Quite common Sep 26, 2005

It's quite common to send uncleaned files. The client would be able to align the translation anyway, so you are just not making it harder for them.

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Constance Mannshardt  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 18:36
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Thank you! Sep 26, 2005

Yes, of course! I can think clearly again. The uncleaned file has nothing to do with my TM.
Thanks a lot for your answers!


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