Please help: Can't open an xliff file in OmegaT
Thread poster: reemm

reemm
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Mar 20

I have an XLIFF file that I need to open in OmegaT, but somehow I missing a step and unable to open it.

I have installed the Okabi plugin but still no luck.

Can someone help, please? Thanks in advance!


 

Susan Welsh  Identity Verified
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wrong forum Mar 21

You posted this in the PEMT forum, which is why nobody answered. You should move it to the OmegaT forum.

 

Susan Welsh  Identity Verified
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suggestions Mar 24

I don't know the answer, but try these, if you haven't already:

Have you ticked "xliff" in the File Filters in OmegaT? Options > File Filters > XLIFF. There is also a button EDIT for refinements.

Okapi Rainbow Help: http://okapi.sourceforge.net/Release/Shared/Help/tutorial_02.htm

Search for XLIFF on this forum - the issue has been discussed rather often.

Search and/or ask your question on the OmegaT Yahoo list, which has more traffic and is read also by Okapi developers: https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/OmegaT/conversations/messages


 

Didier Briel  Identity Verified
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Check whether the plugin is really installed Mar 24

reemm wrote:
I have an XLIFF file that I need to open in OmegaT, but somehow I missing a step and unable to open it.

What exactly happens?

I have installed the Okabi plugin but still no luck.

When you go to Options > File Filters, do you see filters with (Okapi) in the name?

If yes, make sure you uncheck the standard XLIFF filter, and you check the XLIFF (Okapi) one.

Can someone help, please? Thanks in advance!

Susan Welsh wrote:
Search and/or ask your question on the OmegaT Yahoo list, which has more traffic

and is the official support channel.



This is the best advice.

Didier


 


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