PageMaker and DéjàVu
Thread poster: Vesna Zivcic

Vesna Zivcic  Identity Verified
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Jul 8, 2006

I would like to know if it is possible to translate PageMaker files in DéjàVu without having PageMaker itself installed on one's computer?

I have read in the manual that it is possible, but would like to have it confirmed by the practitioners.

TIA

Vesna

[Edited at 2006-07-08 14:07]


 

Victor Dewsbery  Identity Verified
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German to English
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Need to export it first Jul 10, 2006

I don't think any CAT tool will work with native PageMaker files (even if you have PageMaker).

To put your PM file through DVX, you will need to export it to a tabbed text format using a third party tool. I believe the Trados Story Collector is the main (or perhaps only) tool used for this. But I don't think it will work if you haven't got PageMaker.

For more information, check the website
http://necco.ca/dv/pm_fm_quark.htm#pm_tagged_text
(which is good for many practical questions associated with DVX).


 

Vesna Zivcic  Identity Verified
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Thank you Jul 30, 2006

Thank you Victor!

 


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