Converting excel files to multiterm format
Thread poster: ikarustercume

ikarustercume
Turkey
Local time: 12:05
Tagalog to Turkish
May 11, 2009

I am trying to convert my excel dictionary into multiterm format, whereas i can not find "multiterm convert" in my SDL Trados Synergy 2007 window, though i have multiterm (i think i need to pay extra for multiterm convert , thanks to the marketing policy of Trados!), is there another way to convert "without" using multiterm convert.

Thanks already for any assistance.

Kerem


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Jerzy Czopik  Identity Verified
Germany
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Click Start - Programs May 11, 2009

go to SDL International program group, navigate to Multiterm and voila - MT Convert appears (provided you've chosen it during the installation).
If you don't have it, use repair installation for Multiterm from Control Panel - Software.

After you've got to MT Convert follow those easy steps, desciribed here.


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Ralf Lemster  Identity Verified
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Separate program menu item May 11, 2009

Kerem,
It would have helped if you had specified your software version, as requested on the form to post a new topic. I assume you're using SDL Trados 2007 Freelance. I also assume you're working with Windows XP.

ikarustercume wrote:

I am trying to convert my excel dictionary into multiterm format, whereas i can not find "multiterm convert" in my SDL Trados Synergy 2007 window, though i have multiterm (i think i need to pay extra for multiterm convert , thanks to the marketing policy of Trados!),

You're jumping to conclusions - thing is, you've got it wrong. MultiTerm Extract is a separate application that requires a separate license, whereas MultiTerm Convert is part of the standard MultiTerm installation (again, you did not specify which version of MultiTerm - if any - is installed on your system).

is there another way to convert "without" using multiterm convert.

There's no need to: Go to Start - All Programs - SDL International - SDL MultiTerm 2007 - MultiTerm Convert. The process is described in section 3 of the MultiTerm User Guide.

Regards,
Ralf


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