What does this rectangle around segment mean?
Thread poster: Ali M. Alsaqqa

Ali M. Alsaqqa  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 05:01
English to Arabic
Sep 10, 2011

Hello,

I pressed some key combination by chance, and then found this strange rectangle aroud my segment:

I do not know what is this all about?

(I use SDL Trados Studio 2009 SP3)



[Edited at 2011-09-10 17:53 GMT]

[Edited at 2011-09-10 17:54 GMT]


 

Jerzy Czopik  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 11:01
Member (2003)
Polish to German
+ ...
ALT+SPACE Sep 10, 2011

activates the segment for selecting with keyboard.
If you now press ALT+ARROW DOWN (with default settings obviously - otherwise the shortcu may differ), you will have the segment before and the next segment selected, so that you can for example merge them.


 

Ali M. Alsaqqa  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 05:01
English to Arabic
TOPIC STARTER
Thanks ! Sep 10, 2011

Jerzy Czopik wrote:

activates the segment for selecting with keyboard.
If you now press ALT+ARROW DOWN (with default settings obviously - otherwise the shortcu may differ), you will have the segment before and the next segment selected, so that you can for example merge them.


IT makes much sense now, thanks again


 


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