"autoshape" has no translatable items - Studio 2009
Thread poster: Anaviva
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Oct 15, 2009


I've just translated a Powerpoint (2003) file in SDL Trados Studio 2009. When I went to save the target file, I got the message" autoshape" has no translatable items and I can't save the target.

I'm suppose to deliver the translation in 30 minutes' time. Can anyone provide me with a miracle?

Thanks in advance.


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solution Nov 19, 2009

Re: " 'autoshape' has no translatable items " in conjunction with the erroneous message "There is no particular location in the document associated with this message."

Problem reported over two years ago on this forum. Still not fixed.



Since I, too, was unable to save my file, I added garbage text to my translation (instead of nothing or just a space, which would have been more appropriate), in order to be able to save the powerpoint file using Trados Studio SP1 (Nov 19, 2009). I was then able to save the powerpoint file.

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