Studio: Importing/exporting abbreviation list
Thread poster: Spiros Doikas

Spiros Doikas  Identity Verified
Local time: 14:06
Member (2002)
English to Greek
+ ...
Dec 10, 2010

There only seems to be a way to add them one by one.

Also, they appear to be TM specific, so if one creates a new TM they have to be added one by one again.

Perhaps these settings are stored in an editable xml file? As far as I can see, one has to create a new Language Resources Template for that xml file to appear. And if opened with text editor, it is not directly editable.

[Edited at 2010-12-10 06:20 GMT]


Direct link Reply with quote
 

SDL Community  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:06
English
Language Resource templates Dec 10, 2010

Hi Spiros,

You are right in that you can't import or export abbreviation lists. But once you have created your Language Resource Template you can use this when you create a new TM and it will adopt the settings so you don't have to keep adding them in one by one.

But I think you are onto another good idea because it would be good to be able to update TM's using the same template all at the same time for example, or to be able to import additional items into any of the template settings.

Maybe a good one for the OpenExchange (), or ideas.sdl.com

Regards

Paul

http://www.sdl.com/en/language-technology/partners/sdl-openexchange/


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Grzegorz Gryc  Identity Verified
Local time: 13:06
French to Polish
+ ...
Hardcoded... Dec 10, 2010

Spiros Doikas wrote:

There only seems to be a way to add them one by one.

Also, they appear to be TM specific, so if one creates a new TM they have to be added one by one again.

Perhaps these settings are stored in an editable xml file?

AFAIK these settings are harcoded and non available in a human readable way.

Cheers
GG


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Spiros Doikas  Identity Verified
Local time: 14:06
Member (2002)
English to Greek
+ ...
TOPIC STARTER
Thanks :) Dec 10, 2010

Thank you very much for your quick reply, Paul.

Direct link Reply with quote
 

Jerzy Czopik  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 13:06
Member (2003)
Polish to German
+ ...
This splendid idea does already exist Dec 10, 2010

Since 603 days (as per December 10th) to be precise: http://ideas.sdltrados.com/ideas/detail.asp?i=2119
Could you please kindly support that?
Really, I cannot understand how such basic function like this has been "forgotten" when programmig and how it can take so long to implement that...


Direct link Reply with quote
 


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


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

Studio: Importing/exporting abbreviation list

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 »
Wordfast Pro
Translation Memory Software for Any Platform

Exclusive discount for ProZ.com users! Save over 13% when purchasing Wordfast Pro through ProZ.com. Wordfast is the world's #1 provider of platform-independent Translation Memory software. Consistently ranked the most user-friendly and highest value

More info »



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