Creating SDLTM from 2 excel files
Thread poster: Ditte Duclert

Ditte Duclert  Identity Verified
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Jun 24, 2011

So I am trying to create a .sdltm from two excel files I have (which are in fact just glossaries in the source and target languages).

I have aligned the two files with WinAlign and exported the file so I now have a .tmx file. So far so good, right? (However, WinAlign won't let me see the aligned files and I cannot figure out how to edit them but that might be a different problem all together).

Now I have a .tmx file which I would like to use in Studio 2009, but when I
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So I am trying to create a .sdltm from two excel files I have (which are in fact just glossaries in the source and target languages).

I have aligned the two files with WinAlign and exported the file so I now have a .tmx file. So far so good, right? (However, WinAlign won't let me see the aligned files and I cannot figure out how to edit them but that might be a different problem all together).

Now I have a .tmx file which I would like to use in Studio 2009, but when I try to open it, Studio tells me that I need to upgrade the file, which I do. But when that upgrade is complete and the TM opens I only see 50 pairs - the original Excel files have nearly 5000 pairs.

What is going on? Can someone see where I might have gone wrong? Or might you have a suggestion for what I can do differently?

Thanks a lot in advance!
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Ditte Duclert  Identity Verified
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Local time: 22:59
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Haha Jun 24, 2011

Now I found all the rest of the nearly 5000 pairs, you just need to click the arrow on the bar to view them.

And I managed to create the tm in the end. Phew. Now it's time to go to bed, my head is spinning.


 


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