Changing the source text in TagEditor
Thread poster: Ivan Tobias

Ivan Tobias  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
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Jun 6, 2009

Hi all and anyone who can help.

I've been recently asked to update a string of source text i.e. replace it with a new one, followed by its new translation. I have no idea and although I think I've tried everything, I probably haven't.


Any input is welcome

Thanks


Ivan


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David Terhart  Identity Verified
Germany
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Reply Jun 6, 2009

Hi Ivan,

Go to Tools - Options - Protection - Protect Document - Uncheck. Then you should be able to edit all text in the ttx file when you have no segment open.

Bear in mind that manually editing ttx files may lead to problems when saving back as target or cleaning up, for example when accidentally deleting tags.

HTH
David


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István Hirsch  Identity Verified
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Protection Jun 6, 2009

Tools/Options/Protection - Uncheck "Protect Document"

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István Hirsch  Identity Verified
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Yesterday first, today second Jun 7, 2009

Yesterday, 2 hours after my answering this question, there was still only 1 answer (mine). Today I wanted to check if my answer was useful to discover that my answer came second. Why? It seems illogical to change the order of the answers.

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David Terhart  Identity Verified
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Explanation Jun 7, 2009

István Hirsch wrote:


Yesterday, 2 hours after my answering this question, there was still only 1 answer (mine). Today I wanted to check if my answer was useful to discover that my answer came second. Why? It seems illogical to change the order of the answers.


Hi István,

That's because proz.com won't publish my answers directly. They seem to check replies from new members before publishing them. I have no idea how I can escape this, unfortunately. Maybe they will change their policy for my account after having seen a handful of "non-spamming" or whatever postings from me.

Cheers,
David


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Ivan Tobias  Identity Verified
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Thanks Jun 7, 2009

Thank you guys, and thank you Istvan for your reply as you really were the first one to answer and it did work and really helped me. Appreciate your input. Having said that, thanks David for yours as well.


Regards


Ivan


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