Change of project default folder-trados 2007
Thread poster: Dimitris Papageorgiou

Dimitris Papageorgiou  Identity Verified
Local time: 19:17
English to Greek
Jan 4, 2011

I have created a project in trados 2007.

Subsequently i changed the folder where the project is stored-i moved all the relevant project files in another folder.

As a result when i click "Start Translation" in the "start" view of trados i get the message that the local file is not found, something normal after the change of the destination folder.

How i can fix this.

I want Trados to search for the translation files in the new folder i have created.

I know that from now on i will not have any problems.

The problem has to do with the current project which when i created in the beginning it had different destination folder.

Trados has kept in its memory the old destination folder regarding the current project.

What do you propose?


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Walter Blaser  Identity Verified
Switzerland
Local time: 18:17
French to German
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Open the project from its location Jan 4, 2011

Go to File - Open - Project and navigate to the folder where you moved your original project files. Select the project file, that is the one with the blue icon and the extension .sdlproj.

Studio will recreate the project and you will again see it listed in your list of projects.

Walter


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Dimitris Papageorgiou  Identity Verified
Local time: 19:17
English to Greek
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Problem persists Jan 6, 2011

Walter Blaser wrote:

Go to File - Open - Project and navigate to the folder where you moved your original project files. Select the project file, that is the one with the blue icon and the extension .sdlproj.

Studio will recreate the project and you will again see it listed in your list of projects.

Walter


The problem is not that i do not see the project listed-i DO see it listed.

The problem it that when i click the listed project i get the message file not found.

I hope it is more clear now.


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Anna Spanoudaki-Thurm  Identity Verified
Germany
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German to Greek
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Open the project from its location Jan 6, 2011

What you see listed is the now invalid information about a project with that name, that could be found in the original folder.

Dimitri, do exactly what Walter proposes. Load the project as a new project.
It should work.


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Dimitris Papageorgiou  Identity Verified
Local time: 19:17
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No results Jan 6, 2011

I tried what Walter proposed and i still get the error message.

Local file not found...

I went to the file menu, then open and then the error message appears.

Any idea?


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Dimitris Papageorgiou  Identity Verified
Local time: 19:17
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Solution found Jan 11, 2011

I managed to solve the issue after all.

I detached the project and re-attached it again.

Thanks for the help.


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