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Trados or DejaVu
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Maria  Identity Verified
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Mar 4, 2003

I am considering investing on a CAT program. I understand and believe I would like to purchase DejaVu because of the good feedback I\'ve seen regarding the program; however, most of the job postings I\'ve seen, request Trados.

What is your advice in this regard? Should I purchase DejaVu or go with Trados. And, if I chose to purchase DejaVu, do agencies or companies that request Trados accept translators that use DejaVu?

Thank you for your feedback and suggestions.

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GoodWords  Identity Verified
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A point for Deja Vu Mar 4, 2003

I have seen comments on other lists from translators who use both that DV handles Trados files better than Trados does.

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Wordfast? Mar 4, 2003

Have you considered buying Wordfast. I\'ve been using it for some time and I really like it, it\'s easy to use, compatible with TradOS and a lot cheaper too!

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Mario Cerutti  Identity Verified
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Deja Vu is better Mar 5, 2003

I bought Trados 5.5 Freelance last year, but after having purchased Deja Vu a couple of months later I am only using this one every time I am requested to use Trados. Deja Vu X should be available very soon as a free upgrade if you buy Deja Vu 3 now, and we all expect that it will surpass the competitors by a very large margin.

Kind regards

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