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Error 450 Wrong number of arguments or invalid property assignment
Thread poster: Linda Montreuil

Linda Montreuil  Identity Verified
Canada
Local time: 05:13
Member (2012)
French to English
Feb 9, 2008

Good morning,
I have recently installed Trados 2007 (8.2.0.835 (Build 835) and am
working with Office 2007 (I have Windows XP Professional Version 2002 SP). Everything seems to
be loaded properly but when I use "Open/Get", I am getting an error message #450 (wrong number of arguments). If anyone knows how to get around this, I would really appreciate hearing about
it! I have troubleshot (?) just about every other issue that I have seen posted abut Word 2007/Trados 2007
conflicts but this one has me stumped. Thank you. Linda


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Vito Smolej
Germany
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no idea, but ... Feb 9, 2008

...but when I use "Open/Get", I am getting an error message #450 (wrong number of arguments)....

Could be that MultiTerm (incompatible version) is causing the problem... Make sure you have it not involved for starters.


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wrong number of arguments or invalid property assignment Apr 10, 2008

Me too, I've got the same problem. Any solutions yet? Anybody, please!!!!!!

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Ruchira Raychaudhuri  Identity Verified
Belgium
Local time: 11:13
Member (2008)
Dutch to English
same problem on Dutch Office 2007 Sep 22, 2008

any news on this? is the only option reverting to word 2003??

TIA,
Ruchira

PS: i've followed the instructions as described on SLDX K.B. and installed the cumulative patch from microsoft.

[Edited at 2008-09-22 20:59]


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michelelemieux  Identity Verified
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Found a fix Apr 13, 2009

I don;t know if you could finally resolve your issue, but I had the same and found the solution in this support website.

http://talisma.sdl.com/display/2/index.aspx?c=&cpc=&cid=&cat=&catURL=&r=0.0767388939857483

Of course, it took away the Trados toolbar from Word 2007, but that's in another topic.

Michele


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Nick Quaintmere  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 11:13
German to English
The problem could be with the toolbar itself May 29, 2009

I have just had the exact same problem and solved it like this:

Word automatically loads the TRADOS template (.dot) when it starts - this adds the TRADOS toolbar to the Word interface. If an older version of the template is still in the autostart folder, then this leads to a conflict.

If this sounds too complicated ...

Go to the location where automatically loaded templates are stored. On a Vista machine this is something like this (whereby "UserName" will be the name of your user account):

C:\User\UserName\AppDate\Roaming\Microsoft\Word\STARTUP

If you see the following two files

trados7.dot
trados8.dot

Then that could be your problem. I just removed the older version (trados7.dot), restarted Word and - Hey Presto! - the problem was gone!

I hope this info helps others who may have the problem!

Best wishes,

Nick

[Edited at 2009-05-29 12:15 GMT]


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SDL Community  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:13
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Try this... May 29, 2009

Hi all,

We have an article within the SDL knowledge base which should fix this issue. Please read the following article and follow the instructions provided:

http://talisma.sdl.com/article.aspx?article=2086&p=1

I hope this helps.

Many Thanks,

Gareth Powell
SDL Support Team


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COMMANINE
United Arab Emirates
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Thanks... Nov 8, 2009

Thank you Spootsolo, it is working

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Susan Ruusunen  Identity Verified
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thanks for the solution Jun 8, 2010

Thanks all, I had the same problem with Vista Word & workbench cooperation, and it is finally solved!

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Bora Tasdemir  Identity Verified
Switzerland
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wow, that worked! Jun 5, 2012

Nick Quaintmere wrote:

I have just had the exact same problem and solved it like this:

Word automatically loads the TRADOS template (.dot) when it starts - this adds the TRADOS toolbar to the Word interface. If an older version of the template is still in the autostart folder, then this leads to a conflict.

If this sounds too complicated ...

Go to the location where automatically loaded templates are stored. On a Vista machine this is something like this (whereby "UserName" will be the name of your user account):

C:\User\UserName\AppDate\Roaming\Microsoft\Word\STARTUP

If you see the following two files

trados7.dot
trados8.dot

Then that could be your problem. I just removed the older version (trados7.dot), restarted Word and - Hey Presto! - the problem was gone!

I hope this info helps others who may have the problem!

Best wishes,

Nick

[Edited at 2009-05-29 12:15 GMT]


You are god man! Thank you very much, i also forgot that i sopied older version's file to that location. It definitely worked after i did what you told here, so happy now =))


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