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How can I deactivate the display of tags and hidden text?
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Accurate Translations
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Mar 5, 2008

For sure it must be something very silly what I need to do, but I cannot figure out how to solve this problem. I have some "symbols" in my translation (Word format) , in between sentences, and the doc. shows the original and the translated version altogether. I must have clicked on the wrong button, I don't know but I can't get back to the previous format (the clean one!)

Thanks in advance for your help



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Ralf Lemster  Identity Verified
Germany
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Works as designed Mar 5, 2008

Hi Natalia,
Nothing wrong at all - in fact, this is the way it should be.

The issue of hidden text has been discussed on numerous occasions in this forum - kindly use the forum search.

Best regards,
Ralf


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Accurate Translations
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THanks Ralf! Mar 5, 2008

Knew it was sth. simple but didnt know what it was!

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Stanislav Pokorny  Identity Verified
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In Word Mar 6, 2008

Go to Tools > Options > View tab and uncheck the "show hidden text" field.
The "strange" purple marks you see are tags inserted by Trados. Never alter them, otherwise the entire document structure will be disrupted.


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