Word 2003 vs + Tools alignment feature
Thread poster: Olga Bobrowska - Braccini

Olga Bobrowska - Braccini  Identity Verified
Switzerland
Local time: 16:51
Italian to Polish
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Sep 1, 2004

When I Try to align ("ALIGN " step in + Align menu) 2 texts under Word 2003 version, the resut is a table with TWO IDENTICAL column ( only source or only target).
The first (Extract) et the third (Create a TM)ones work well.


With the "two docs" method, I get source text and target text in TWO SEPARATE Microsoft windows with TWO toolbars (+Tools bar in each window), so it's not possible to create a TM...

Any helpful hints?


thanks a lot
Olga
PS.I ve never got any answer from Wordfast support...


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Heinrich Pesch  Identity Verified
Finland
Local time: 17:51
Member (2003)
Finnish to German
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Try the wordfast forum at Yahoo/groups Sep 1, 2004

Sorry, I cant help, because I never have used this tool (align). But the Yahoo-list is fast to respond.

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Graciela Carlyle  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:51
English to Spanish
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search the wordfast yahoo group Sep 1, 2004

Hi Olga,

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/wordfast
This is the best place to look for help, if the manual hasn't answered/solved your problem.
Search the messages before posting because I've seen quite a few about this subject.
Anyway, even though I don't use Word 2003, I know there is a known issue that doesn't seem to allow +Tools to complete the alignment process correctly.
The problem is in Word 2003, because alignment works fine on other Word versions.

Cheers,
Grace


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