How to convert word file into TagEditor?
Thread poster: Zarin Jamal

Zarin Jamal
United Kingdom
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Member (2009)
English to Urdu
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Sep 24, 2010

I have a source file in English language containing 11 pages. The first 7 pages have been translated by a translator using MS Word. The next four (4) pages of same file have been translated using TagEditor. Is there any method (apart from WingAlign or copy and paste) using which I can put the initial 7 pages in the TagEditor file that I have translated. I shall appreciate help on this.

 

Walter Blaser  Identity Verified
Switzerland
Local time: 22:05
French to German
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Reopen the source document and do a translate to fuzzy Sep 24, 2010

Assuming that you have all already translated segments in your TM, you can open the source document and do a translate to fuzzy. You may need to correct some non 100% matches due to small tag differences between Word and Tag Editor, but this should still be a quite fast process.

Obviously, if the translators of the two parts have used a different TM, you first need to merge them in order to have all segments in the TM.

Walter


 


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