bilingual word to TM
Thread poster: Pascal Zotto

Pascal Zotto  Identity Verified
Austria
Local time: 22:02
Member (2009)
Dutch to Letzeburgesch
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May 10, 2010

Hi,

How can I get the TM out of a bilingual (uncleaned) Word file, if I only have that file. Am working with Trados 2009.

Thx in advance,
Pascal


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Kjersti Farrier  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 21:02
English to Norwegian (Bokmal)
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With using Trados 2007 May 10, 2010

Bilingual Word docs and .ttx files are Trados 2007 territory.
You first of all need to populate a Trados 2007 TM with the bilingual file, then convert that TM to a Trados 2009 TM.
But first of all you need to save the bilingual file as a Rich Format File - .rtf in Word.
If you are unfamiliar with Trados 2007, here is what to do next:

Open Workbench
Create a new TM
While you have the TM open, goto Tools > Clean Up...
Add the bilingual .rtf file
Make sure that Update TM is ticked
Press Clean Up

This will update the TM, which you can then convert in Trados 2009.

I hope that you'll find this useful. If you have any issues, then I'll be watching this space


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