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Aug 20, 2006

Trados Version 7

Is there any way to protect Workbench TM againt Export.

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Ahmed Wadan


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Vauwe
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What do you mean? Aug 20, 2006

You can only export the memory in exclusive mode.

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I mean... Aug 20, 2006

Vauwe wrote:

You can only export the memory in exclusive mode.


Stop/lock the Export function in Workbench that you can do by clicking File>>Export.

I understand that there is a function to lock the TM by password but this is not what I mean. I mean stopping/locking only the Export function.

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xxxOlaf
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You cannot disable the export function Aug 21, 2006

Ahmad Wadan wrote:
Stop/lock the Export function in Workbench that you can do by clicking File>>Export.


You cannot disable the export function unless you manipulate the Trados executables. And even if you succeeded in doing so, it would be pointless, because the translator could create a TM by cleaning up the translated files into a new TM.

If you have a big master TM and are worried that another translator might copy it, simply run an analysis on the files to be translated and create a project translation memory. This TM will contain only the matches necessary for this particular job.

For more information on creating a project translation memory refer to the Trados on-line help.

Olaf


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Thank you Olaf Aug 21, 2006

Olaf wrote:

Ahmad Wadan wrote:
Stop/lock the Export function in Workbench that you can do by clicking File>>Export.


You cannot disable the export function unless you manipulate the Trados executables. And even if you succeeded in doing so, it would be pointless, because the translator could create a TM by cleaning up the translated files into a new TM.

If you have a big master TM and are worried that another translator might copy it, simply run an analysis on the files to be translated and create a project translation memory. This TM will contain only the matches necessary for this particular job.

For more information on creating a project translation memory refer to the Trados on-line help.

Olaf


Thank you Olaf


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