Source segment window opens too high to be shown on the scree
Thread poster: Thomas Kleivenes
Thomas Kleivenes
Norway
Local time: 03:54
English to Norwegian
+ ...
Jul 6, 2004

Each time I open a new segment, the source window is opened too high and disappears from the screen. I then have to scroll down 6 lines so that I can see both the source and the target window simultaneously. Does anyone know how to fix this problem?

Thomas Kleivenes, Oslo


Direct link Reply with quote
 
Karin Adamczyk  Identity Verified
Canada
Local time: 21:54
French to English
Normal mode? Jul 6, 2004

Thomas Kleivenes wrote:

Each time I open a new segment, the source window is opened too high and disappears from the screen. I then have to scroll down 6 lines so that I can see both the source and the target window simultaneously. Does anyone know how to fix this problem?

Thomas Kleivenes, Oslo


You don't provide much information about your problem, but based on only this, I believe you need to change to *normal* display mode.

HTH,
Karin Adamczyk


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Jerzy Czopik  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 03:54
Member (2003)
Polish to German
+ ...
Do you have scroll lock active? Jul 6, 2004

And what are your settings under "view" in Word?
I work both in layout and normal view mode and do not have this problem. Although working in layout mode sometimes the source windows is not shown, as it appears on a page above. This does not happen in normal view.

Regards
Jerzy


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Selçuk Budak  Identity Verified
Local time: 05:54
English to Turkish
+ ...
Switch "View Modes" Jul 6, 2004

Usually, switching between "normal" & "print layout" modes solves the problem.

Or, if you are working with tables, then you should modify the table properties.

To this end, select table, then click Table Properties, and uncheck all boxes specifying cell, row, and column sizes.

And then, Table/Table Properties/Options
There, be sure that the "Automatic resize to fit contents" is checked.
This would enable you to use trados with tables.

h.i.h.


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Bianca Adriaensen  Identity Verified
Local time: 03:54
English to Dutch
+ ...
This might help too Jul 7, 2004

Set your pc standard screen size to a size a bit bigger than you're used to....

Direct link Reply with quote
 
Thomas Kleivenes
Norway
Local time: 03:54
English to Norwegian
+ ...
TOPIC STARTER
Thanks a lot! Jul 12, 2004

Thank you all for useful hints! You made my day a lot easier and less frustrating!

Direct link Reply with quote
 


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


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

Source segment window opens too high to be shown on the scree

Advanced search







WordFinder
The words you want Anywhere, Anytime

WordFinder is the market's fastest and easiest way of finding the right word, term, translation or synonym in one or more dictionaries. In our assortment you can choose among more than 120 dictionaries in 15 languages from leading publishers.

More info »
Wordfast Pro
Translation Memory Software for Any Platform

Exclusive discount for ProZ.com users! Save over 13% when purchasing Wordfast Pro through ProZ.com. Wordfast is the world's #1 provider of platform-independent Translation Memory software. Consistently ranked the most user-friendly and highest value

More info »



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