Why sometimes the formatting of source and target is changed automatically in Workbench?
Thread poster: chopra_2002

chopra_2002  Identity Verified
India
Local time: 02:19
Member (2008)
English to Hindi
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Feb 13, 2009

I am a new user of Trados and I translate by using Workbench.

I have a document in which the whole text is unbold and in a simple format. It works fine until 4th or 5th sentence but after it, the new English (source) and target (my language) sentences automatically become strikethrough. In some files, some of the source text automatically becomes bold or italics. This is very annoying and I can't find any reason for such a mess.

Can I change the formatting manually after translating the document without using the Trados? Will it affect the unclean file?

Could you tell me why does this happen and how can I get rid of this problem?

I use Trados' version 7.0 and Word 2003.

Thanks in anticipation.

[Edited at 2009-02-13 03:29 GMT]


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Anne Kjaer Iversen  Identity Verified
Denmark
Local time: 22:49
German to Danish
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Link Feb 13, 2009

Hello,

Try reading this post: http://www.proz.com/forum/sdl_trados_support/43683-why_does_trados_change_fonts.html


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