Texts in SDL Trados QA Checker Options Windows Invisible
Thread poster: James Chan

James Chan  Identity Verified
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Apr 5, 2008


I encountered a problem when I tried to configure SDL Trados QA Checker settings under TagEditor. This is what happened:

I lauched TagEditor and then clicked Tools -> Plug-ins. Then I checked the box for "SDL Trados QA Checker" and then clicked "Properties" in order to enter the window for setting related settings. Interestingly I found all the text in this window was invisible. The only things I could see were merely icons.

Could anyone tell me where went wrong? Below is my software/system configurations:

1. Windows XP Tablet Traditional Chinese
2. SDL Trados 2006/SDL Trados 2007 installed in the same computer.


Stanislav Pokorny  Identity Verified
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XP Tablet Apr 5, 2008

Hi James,
the cause of your problem could be the XP Tablet Edition, as this OS is not supported by Trados. On the other hand, I used to have the same problem with Trados 2006 (build 756).
If you are using Trados 2007 SP 2 (build 835), why not use QA Checker 2? It is far more accurate and provides many more setup options.


Wojciech Froelich  Identity Verified
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Too many Tradoses ;) Apr 6, 2008


Could you try re-registering Trados 2007 and checking the QA Checker properties in TagEditor 2007? I guess this issue is related to two Trados versions on your machine (I have the same problem on my desktop in the office).


James Chan  Identity Verified
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I can view it in SDL Trados 2007 Apr 17, 2008

I registered 2007 and ran QA verifier. Looks like the text was there with 2007.


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