Studio: Project preparation stage takes very long
Thread poster: Erik Freitag

Erik Freitag  Identity Verified
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Dutch to German
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Sep 27, 2010

Dear all,

When I set up a new project using a project template with two TMs (one of them having approx. 300.000 entries) and three termbases in order to translate a one page word doc file, the preparation batch task takes up to five minutes before it finishes fine. The first two tasks ("convert to SDLXIFF" and "create copies" - I'm not sure about the correct terms in English here) finish almost instantly, while the last three seem to finish almost at the same time after five minutes.

Is this behaviour normal?

I'm using Studio SP2 on a quite well maintained WinXP machine with 2,33GHz and 4GB ram.

Thanks for any advice.

Best regards,


Mark Nathan  Identity Verified
Local time: 16:20
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French to English
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Just to say Sep 27, 2010

that I too have experienced a significant delay, more like two minutes.


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