Translate until next fuzzy - why does it always change to "normal layout"
Thread poster: Inga Jakobi

Inga Jakobi  Identity Verified
Germany
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Chinese to German
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Mar 15, 2007

Hi everybody,
when using the function "translate until next fuzzy" in word, the view always changes from "side" to "normal" (or is it standard? -sorry, I am using German interface). How can I make Trados not change the view? I always work in the side layout and would prefer Trados to do so as well. Is it possible?
Thanks for any hints,
Inga


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Ivana de Sousa Santos  Identity Verified
Portugal
Local time: 03:57
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I don't think it's possible Mar 15, 2007

It always changes to that layout...

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Alexander Chisholm  Identity Verified
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I've tried playing with various settings... Mar 15, 2007

but it always seems to do that with me too.

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Giles Watson  Identity Verified
Italy
Local time: 04:57
Italian to English
The Trados manual recommends you work in Normal view... Mar 15, 2007

... because otherwise Word will repaginate the whole document every time you close/open a segment.

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Always work in Normal view rather than in Page Layout or Outline view.When you work in Normal view,Word does not have to repaginate each time you start translating a new sentence.
To set Normal view,select Normal on the View menu in Word.
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(p. 93 of the TranslatorsWorkbench PDF manual)

Repagination can take forever with a large document and since translation to fuzzy involves opening and closing segments, I suppose Trados is just trying to save you some time by reverting to Normal view

HTH

Giles


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Inga Jakobi  Identity Verified
Germany
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Thanks! Mar 16, 2007

Thanks for your answers! I seem to have get used to working in normal view...
Inga


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