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Aligning files with Trados Winalign
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because Group  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 08:13
Member (2007)
Oct 16, 2008

Hello,

I have a translation to align. But the programm does not align correctly the two files. Is there a command to realign the files without losing the correct alignments, without changing the original files or aligning manually the sentences?

Thank you for helping me.

Bye
Verena


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Soonthon LUPKITARO(Ph.D.)  Identity Verified
Thailand
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Manual handling Oct 16, 2008

WinAlign needs manual operation. You need to master each command in the menu. The program may not do automatic alignment except for simple paragraph files e.g. Excel or table files.
I prefer SDL Align---> It is quicker to respond to commands.
SL


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Spiros Doikas  Identity Verified
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There is a video tutorial Oct 16, 2008

http://www.4shared.com/file/66566161/2e3c7820/winAlign_tutorial.html

You can also find this tutorial in:
C:\Program Files\SDL International\T2007\Tutorials


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because Group  Identity Verified
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Thank you. Oct 27, 2008

Hello!

Thank you for your help.

Bye
Verena


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Felipe Gútiez  Identity Verified
Spain
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Control+ U Oct 27, 2008

Is a very important command.
You fixed in that way all the units aligned previously "temporarily".

Another important and useful item is mouse right and align the rest.
If you made a false step there is also the very useful "disalign" everythin not fixed.

I did it in German so I don´t know exacty all the words in English.

Good luck.


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