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(352576128): invalid RTF format
Thread poster: Elisabete Cunha

Elisabete Cunha  Identity Verified
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Sep 25, 2007

I have been translating a document with Trados 7 and everything was OK, but suddenly I got this error message and I can't proceed, because the segment won't open.

I've tried the "fix document" function but it didn't work.

Is there any possibility of solving this or do I have to start again and run the TM through all the segments. This would be really painful because there are a lot of tables and it takes a lot of time.

Any suggestions will be more than welcome!

TIA

Elisabete


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Paul Lambert  Identity Verified
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Try this... Sep 25, 2007

Sometimes when I get an error message about RTF format I re-save the document as a .RTF and not a .DOC file, then try to clean it again - 9 times out of 10 it works, but I'm not sure if it will work with your particular error....good luck!

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Elisabete Cunha  Identity Verified
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Thanks, Paul Sep 25, 2007

After receiving this error message, my word doc was closed automatically and when I reopened it again, I received a message saying that the document had been repaired

So, now is working. If it fails again, I hope not, but if it does I will certainly try your suggestion.

Many thanks for the quick reply!

Elisabete


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