Problems running Trados 2009 on mac via parralels
Thread poster: Jumplanguage

Jumplanguage  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 16:22
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Dec 14, 2009

Hi everyone. I am new and I have my first big problem: I have reoccurring problems running Trados Suite 2009 on my mac.
I use Parallels Desktop and Windows Vista (yes, I know, this might be the point).
There is no error number. It just tells me that the thing cannot be run.

Does anyone have an idea what to do about it?


 

Jim Shanks
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:22
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Check the forum before posting Dec 14, 2009

There is a thread below on this topic. It contains the following instruction for running TRADOS under Parallels:


disable shared folders 16 Jun

Hi Kim, I had the same problem and solved it by deactivating the shared folders, shared profile, shared applications. To do so, go to "Virtual Machine>Configure" and untick the respective boxes.

This has to do with the SDL Trados installer inability (restriction) of installing in a drive other C:

I have been running Vista on a MacBook under Parallels and it runs fine.


 

Jumplanguage  Identity Verified
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I had read it - but probably misunderstood Dec 14, 2009

Thanks for your hint.
I had read these posts before I posted my own. However, I had not quite understood them. Your comment made me reconsider the other threads and now I did what they recommended. I am not 100% sure, it really works, though. I'll keep you informed.


 

Jumplanguage  Identity Verified
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All right!! Thanks again!!! Dec 14, 2009

Yep, now it is working just fine!

Thanks again - you can perhaps move this to the end of the respective thread?


 


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