Importing WPS settings file into Studio 2011?
Thread poster: Grace Hughes

Grace Hughes  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 06:22
Member (2009)
German to English
Nov 8, 2011

Apologies if someone has already posted about this, but I don't seem to be able to find anything on this topic yet.

I've recently switched to Studio 2011 after working with 2009 for the last couple of years. I have just received an assignment for which the client specifies particular project and filter settings, which aim to differentiate between different TM matches depending on certain attributes by applying penalties. They have given me a WPS file to import, along with instructio
... See more
Apologies if someone has already posted about this, but I don't seem to be able to find anything on this topic yet.

I've recently switched to Studio 2011 after working with 2009 for the last couple of years. I have just received an assignment for which the client specifies particular project and filter settings, which aim to differentiate between different TM matches depending on certain attributes by applying penalties. They have given me a WPS file to import, along with instructions on how to do this in TagEditor/Workbench.

As far as I can see from the Project Settings > Language Pairs > Translation Memory and Automated Translation > Penalties / Filters dialogue box in 2011, any filters applied have to be added manually; there is no option to import a WPS settings file. There also seems to be less flexibility when applying penalties to matches. I assume this is also the case with 2009, but this is the first time I have encountered this issue.

Does anyone happen to know if it is possible to import my WPS file to apply the client's required settings? I have looked through the documentation accompanying Studio 2011 to no avail. I would much rather use Studio than revert to TagEditor for this assignment because, despite a number of problems (including this one, if I fail to find a solution), Studio is a far superior tool.

Thanks in advance!
Collapse


 


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


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

Importing WPS settings file into Studio 2011?

Advanced search







SDL MultiTerm 2019
Guarantee a unified, consistent and high-quality translation with terminology software by the industry leaders.

SDL MultiTerm 2019 allows translators to create one central location to store and manage multilingual terminology, and with SDL MultiTerm Extract 2019 you can automatically create term lists from your existing documentation to save time.

More info »
WordFinder Unlimited
For clarity and excellence

WordFinder is the leading dictionary service that gives you the words you want anywhere, anytime. Access 260+ dictionaries from the world's leading dictionary publishers in virtually any device. Find the right word anywhere, anytime - online or offline.

More info »



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