All work erased in OmegaT
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Traductrice PRO  Identity Verified
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Mar 15, 2016

Greetings to all! I suddenly got an error on OmegaT. It was a saving error. I did not worry too much because my work was already saved. When I opened OmegaT again, my project files are completely untranslated. I tried opening the project_save.tmx in a word file and the translation is there. I don't understand why it won't load in OmegaT. It is the first time I have used this CAT tool. Solutions and suggestions will be very much appreciated! Thanks!

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Susan Welsh  Identity Verified
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not erased Mar 15, 2016

If it's there in the tmx file, then it is not erased.
Did you consult the manual? file:///C:/Program%20Files%20%28x86%29/OmegaT_3.6.0/docs/en/chapter.misc.html#preventing.data.loss


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Samuel Murray  Identity Verified
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Try this Mar 15, 2016

Lovenah Panray wrote:
When I opened OmegaT again, my project files are completely untranslated.


I don't know what had happened, but if you say that your project_save.tmx file contains the translation, then try this emergency method: create a new project, put your source files in the /source/ folder, and put your old project_save.tmx file in the /tm/auto/ folder. Then press F5.


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Didier Briel  Identity Verified
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Same link on the Internet Mar 15, 2016

Susan Welsh wrote:
If it's there in the tmx file, then it is not erased.
Did you consult the manual? file:///C:/Program%20Files%20%28x86%29/OmegaT_3.6.0/docs/en/chapter.misc.html#preventing.data.loss

Here is the same link on the Internet:
http://omegat.sourceforge.net/manual-standard/en/chapter.misc.html#preventing.data.loss

Didier


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