Viewing segments in a Trados TM
Thread poster: Noha Kamal, PhD.

Noha Kamal, PhD.  Identity Verified
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Jan 13, 2008

Hi all,

How can I view segments (source + target text) in a Trados TM, without the word file for it being open?
TIA

Noha


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Attila Piróth  Identity Verified
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Use Olifant Jan 13, 2008

You can use a TM editor, such as Olifant (Okapi Translation Memory Editor; freeware). It also allows you to filter multiple segments, thus spot inconsistencies (multiple translations of the same source segment), convert your TM into different formats, etc.
Attila

[Edited at 2008-01-13 13:28]


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I thought there was some option in Trados itself Jan 13, 2008

I thought there was some option in Trados itself to view the segments one by one. Like skimming through them. Nothing like that?

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Anna Sylvia Villegas Carvallo
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Open the Trados Workbench (TM)... Jan 13, 2008

FILE > MAINTENANCE > BEGIN SEARCH

Hope this is what you mean.


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Exactly that! Jan 13, 2008

Exactly that! Thanks a bunch, Tadzio

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ViktoriaG  Identity Verified
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Also try ApSic XBench Jan 13, 2008

Just like with Olifant, you can view your TMs, but you can do so much more with XBench. You can also concurrently view several TMs, TDBs, bilingual files, CSV files, etc. For example, you can load a TDB, a TM and the TTX file you are currently translating and seach across these files all at once. It also has an entire quality check suite built into it which I find much better than Trados quality check.

You can download it here at no charge: http://www.apsic.com/en/products_xbench.html

All the best!


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Will surely try it Jan 13, 2008

Many thanks for your help! Appreciate it

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