Can't clean the Word file
Thread poster: Domenica Nieddu

Domenica Nieddu  Identity Verified
United States
English to Italian
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Jul 15, 2008

Hello,

I am unable to clean a Word 2003 file with Trados 6.5. The message I get from the Workbench is number 352549992.

This file was originally in Word 2007 and was down-converted and sent to me by the agency for my version of Word (2003). Can you please help? Thanks, Domenica


 

Spiros Doikas  Identity Verified
Local time: 13:36
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English to Greek
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Clean from Word Jul 15, 2008

1. Save the original with another name.
2. Press ALT+F8 for the macro list to appear. Find the macro tw4winClean.Main and run it.
3. You will need to clean up header/footer, text boxes, manually for all sections in your document with the same macro


 

Domenica Nieddu  Identity Verified
United States
English to Italian
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TOPIC STARTER
Thank you Jul 15, 2008

Thank you, Spiros. Very helpful information and it did the trick. Regards, Domenica

 

Nina Ouadia  Identity Verified
Morocco
Local time: 11:36
English to German
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Clean from Word Jul 16, 2008

Hello,

I often have this problem, too.

But what if there is no "tw4winClean.Main" macro in the list? (It is definitely not in MY list!!)

Regards
Nina


 

Tomasz Syrek  Identity Verified
Poland
Local time: 12:36
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Load Trados template Jul 16, 2008


But what if there is no "tw4winClean.Main" macro in the list? (


Marcos should load with TradosX.dot template. Check if you have it loaded (Word>Tools>Templates and add-ons (or so)).

HTH
Tom


 

Nina Ouadia  Identity Verified
Morocco
Local time: 11:36
English to German
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@ tees Jul 17, 2008

Thank you,

Trados template is loaded.

What I find is "Normal.tw4winClean.Main" which does not work

and then below

"tw4winAdd.Main"
"tw4winClose.Main"
"tw4winConcordance.Main" etc.

but no "tw4winClean.Main"

Strange, isn't it?


 

Francesca Casanova  Identity Verified
Italy
Local time: 12:36
Member (2010)
Italian to English
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Thank you so much! It solved my problem too! Oct 20, 2010

Spiros Doikas wrote:

1. Save the original with another name.
2. Press ALT+F8 for the macro list to appear. Find the macro tw4winClean.Main and run it.
3. You will need to clean up header/footer, text boxes, manually for all sections in your document with the same macro


 


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