I got a "General error" message in MemoQ r/o please
Thread poster: Sarah McDowell

Sarah McDowell  Identity Verified
Local time: 15:21
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Russian to English
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May 22, 2012

I was working on a file in MemoQ and unexpectely got an "error" message. It appeared each time I tried to type something new or even scroll within the file.

This is what the details said:


Merging from bookmark but there are URRowEdit items in undo list
Not filtered / not sorted
NeedsUpdateOnView: 76 77 83 143
Dirty rows: none
[144] Status changed
[Row 147] Confirmed
[Row 147] Row edited
[Row 146] Row edited
[Row 146] Best TM hit inserted


at MemoQ.Translation.CollectionAccessor.MergeFromBookMark(String displayText)
at MemoQ.Translation.TranslationGridDataBinder.set_Item(Int32 row, TranslationRowData value)
at MemoQ.Controls.GridContainer`2.doFlushRow(Int32 rowIX)
at MemoQ.Controls.GridContainer`2.OnFlushEditedData(Control sender)
at MemoQ.Controls.GridContainer`2.removeItem(Int32 ix, Boolean isDisposing)
at MemoQ.Controls.GridContainer`2._RecalcLayout(Boolean keepActiveVisible)
at MemoQ.Controls.GridContainer`2.OnResize(EventArgs e)
at System.Windows.Forms.Control.OnSizeChanged(EventArgs e)
at System.Windows.Forms.Control.UpdateBounds(Int32 x, Int32 y, Int32 width, Int32 height, Int32 clientWidth, Int32 clientHeight)
at System.Windows.Forms.Control.UpdateBounds()
at System.Windows.Forms.Control.WmWindowPosChanged(Message& m)
at System.Windows.Forms.Control.WndProc(Message& m)
at System.Windows.Forms.ScrollableControl.WndProc(Message& m)
at System.Windows.Forms.ContainerControl.WndProc(Message& m)
at System.Windows.Forms.SplitContainer.WndProc(Message& msg)
at MemoQ.Controls.GridContainer`2.WndProc(Message& m)
at System.Windows.Forms.Control.ControlNativeWindow.OnMessage(Message& m)
at System.Windows.Forms.Control.ControlNativeWindow.WndProc(Message& m)
at System.Windows.Forms.NativeWindow.Callback(IntPtr hWnd, Int32 msg, IntPtr wparam, IntPtr lparam)

So does anyone know how to correct the problem because I really need to export the file I was working on (I was 98% done). For some reason it has not affected the other file as I was able to acces it and make changes and export it.

Anyone please help because I have the project due right away!icon_cry.gif



Frank van Thienen  Identity Verified
Local time: 13:21
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restart May 22, 2012

Short of calling on memoQ Support, try shutting down memoQ and restarting . . .
Sometimes that miraculously clears up accumulated cobwebs.



Sarah McDowell  Identity Verified
Local time: 15:21
Member (2012)
Russian to English
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Thanks Frank! May 22, 2012

I did what you said and now MemoQ works like normal. By the way, I am new to MemoQ. I just got the trial 2 days ago.

I was scared that if I re-started I would lose everything so I actually copied and pasted everything into Excel just in case.



Tomás Cano Binder, BA, CT  Identity Verified
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No such a risk May 22, 2012

Sarah McDowell wrote:
I was scared that if I re-started I would lose everything so I actually copied and pasted everything into Excel just in case.

Never! After over two years of intensive use every day, I think that the biggest loss we have experienced in case of a crash or software issue was three or four segments.

You have to remember that, unlike other products including SDL Studio, memoQ is database-driven: your segments are stored individually in a database and their translations get saved as you confirm them. What you lose if you memoQ crashes (infrequent) or is closed (with Windows' Task Manager if you want to experiment a bit) in the middle of translation is the unconfirmed segment you are working on.

If you have a very long segment and you need to stop for some reason before conforming it, you can press Ctrl+S or click the Save All icon, which simply saves the current segment so that you can continue later.


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