TagEditor & Excel "No matching filder definition found"/"failed to retriece tag toolbar setting...
Thread poster: Riikka Hase
Riikka Hase
Germany
Local time: 00:57
English to Finnish
+ ...
Dec 8, 2006

Working with Trados 6.5 Freelance and Office 2003 /WinXP



Hello!

I have been working on a xls.ttx file on TagEditor (my Trados 6.5 is a freelance version) and repetitively received the message "No matching filter definition found". When I saved the bilingual file and tried to return to my work, the file could not be opened and I received the message
"failed to retrieve tag toolbar setting for plugin file format: No matching filter definition found".

I have tried anything and everything I can think of and have searched the databases repeatedly... I tried doing things suggested but to no avail... or partly my technically challenged linguist brain just melted trying to figure out what I was supposed to do.

Is it me or is there nothing I can do?

Thankyou in advance!


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Carlos Montilla
Local time: 00:57
English to Spanish
+ ...
Trouble Dec 9, 2006

Hi,

Only last week I got a xls.ttx file to translate and I got the same message every time I opened the file and every time I came accross a fuzzy match.

The next day, I could not even open the file...

I was using Trados 6.5 and the ttx file was created with Trados 7.0.

I upgraded to Trados 7.0 and problem solved.

There was no way I could solve the problem using Trados 6.5 and could not find any solutions to your problem nor here nor in the Internet.

Hope this helps,
Carlos


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Jerzy Czopik  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 00:57
Member (2003)
Polish to German
+ ...
This may be caused by Office 2003 Dec 9, 2006

I´m not sure, if Trados 6.5 supports (fully) Office 2003.
You have the possibility though to translate an Excel 2003 sheet as XML.
The description of this process may be found in Article 551 on SDL Trados Suport Site (if the link does not work, look at http://sdl.custhelp.com for "How to translate Excel 2003 documents as XML spreadsheets in TagEditor").
Apart from upgrading to SDL Trados 2006 this should help you to solve your problem.

Regards
Jerzy

PS
The link above seems to be broken for unknown reason, because when I click the same link from the email it works. Sor here it is again, maybe you just need to copy it into your browser: http://sdl.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/sdl.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=551



[Edited at 2006-12-09 10:11]


Direct link Reply with quote
 
Riikka Hase
Germany
Local time: 00:57
English to Finnish
+ ...
TOPIC STARTER
temporary solution Dec 9, 2006

No matter what I did, there was nothing to solve the situation for me either.
In the end I was able to import the original Excel-file into TagEditor and so far have had no trouble with the new file.

Upgrade seems necessary as soon as the outstanding invoices are paid


Direct link Reply with quote
 
Riikka Hase
Germany
Local time: 00:57
English to Finnish
+ ...
TOPIC STARTER
Thankyou Dec 9, 2006

Jerzy Czopik wrote:

I´m not sure, if Trados 6.5 supports (fully) Office 2003.
You have the possibility though to translate an Excel 2003 sheet as XML.
The description of this process may be found in Article 551 on SDL Trados Suport Site (if the link does not work, look at http://sdl.custhelp.com for "How to translate Excel 2003 documents as XML spreadsheets in TagEditor").
Apart from upgrading to SDL Trados 2006 this should help you to solve your problem.

Regards
Jerzy

PS
The link above seems to be broken for unknown reason, because when I click the same link from the email it works. Sor here it is again, maybe you just need to copy it into your browser: http://sdl.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/sdl.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=551



[Edited at 2006-12-09 10:11]


Thankyou, Jerzy!
That did help and I'll be able to deliver on time.

I will upgrade as soon as possible (I just love tax...)


Direct link Reply with quote
 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:


You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

TagEditor & Excel "No matching filder definition found"/"failed to retriece tag toolbar setting...

Advanced search







WordFinder
The words you want Anywhere, Anytime

WordFinder is the market's fastest and easiest way of finding the right word, term, translation or synonym in one or more dictionaries. In our assortment you can choose among more than 120 dictionaries in 15 languages from leading publishers.

More info »
SDL MultiTerm 2017
Guarantee a unified, consistent and high-quality translation with terminology software by the industry leaders.

SDL MultiTerm 2017 allows translators to create one central location to store and manage multilingual terminology, and with SDL MultiTerm Extract 2017 you can automatically create term lists from your existing documentation to save time.

More info »



All of ProZ.com
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs