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font changes in Trados
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lexical  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 03:40
Portuguese to English
May 15, 2006

I'm sorry if this is rather basic and has been asked before. I'm puzzled by why the font or font size, or both, sometimes change to something different when I open a segment. It only occurs in certain Word docs - others behave perfectly well, and there's no obvious reason. The original doc may be in Arial 10 pt (say) but when I open a segment, it changes to, say, Arial 12 pt (or even a different font entirely). It may happen with some segments and not others, just to make it more puzzling. This causes extra work at the clean-up stage, restoring the original fonts and sizes. Does anyone know how to fix this?

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Ralf Lemster  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 03:40
English to German
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Please use the forum search May 15, 2006

Hi lexical,
This has indeed been discussed before - quite frequently, actually. Use the forum search function to search for earlier topics.

On a general note, you help others to help you by stating which software versions you're using. (That's why there's a note on the posting form...)

Best regards,
Ralf


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