seeking solution to filter repeats from file
Thread poster: xxxBrandis

xxxBrandis
Local time: 06:56
English to German
+ ...
Dec 5, 2009

Hi! The scenerio is that we have a rather large file with over 73% repetitions, the customer does not wish to pay anything to parse the file or he wishes to pay only for the balance unmatched words. Please note these are repetitions in the source file and we have no glossary of anykind to routinize into the TM. The idea now is to filter the repetions and develop a glossary. Now - how to filter the repetionsß The analysis shows only the percentage of the repetitions and not any words. Does anyone have a method to get over the time consuming processing of the repeats. All helping hints are welcome. Best regards, Brandis

 

Heinrich Pesch  Identity Verified
Finland
Local time: 07:56
Member (2003)
Finnish to German
+ ...
Export the unknown segments Dec 5, 2009

After analysis you can save the unknown segments (set to 99 % instead of 85 as default) as rtf or txt. That I do routinely. All repetitions will be excluded. Set also the penalties to 0 in Translation memory options.
Regards
Heinrich


 

xxxBrandis
Local time: 06:56
English to German
+ ...
TOPIC STARTER
thank you .. Dec 10, 2009

HI! thank you for the helping tip, the project has been temporarily postponed. Brandis

 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:


You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

seeking solution to filter repeats from file

Advanced search







Déjà Vu X3
Try it, Love it

Find out why Déjà Vu is today the most flexible, customizable and user-friendly tool on the market. See the brand new features in action: *Completely redesigned user interface *Live Preview *Inline spell checking *Inline

More info »
BaccS – Business Accounting Software
Modern desktop project management for freelance translators

BaccS makes it easy for translators to manage their projects, schedule tasks, create invoices, and view highly customizable reports. User-friendly, ProZ.com integration, community-driven development – a few reasons BaccS is trusted by translators!

More info »



Forums
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search