Copy segments into Excel to facilitate machine pre-translation?
Thread poster: German Services

German Services
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Nov 29, 2011

I work with Studio 2009. I would like to pre-translate a document (Excel) using the Google Translator Toolkit and then create a TM from source and translation using Xbench.

Preferably, I would like to run a segmented file through the machine translation but I am unsure how to copy segments from Studio into an Excel file (or how to export segments in an appropriate file format). When I copy (multiple) segments from Studio into Excel, they do not paste properly.

I can pre-translate the unsegmented file but this will of course lead to fewer matches during the translation process.

Any ideas? I tried searching the forums but to no avail.

Thanks for your input.


 


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