Document segmentation at the paragraph level with Studio 2011
Thread poster: Yiftah Hellerman-Carmel

Yiftah Hellerman-Carmel  Identity Verified
Germany
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Jun 9, 2012

I apologize if this question ahas already been asked, but I usually get the Trados projects from my clients and not the source documents.

Can I set Trados 2011 to parse the document into paragraphs and not sentences, when it converts it to a translatable format. What I mean is that the end of a segment will be a line break and not a period, semicolon, etc. Since I am about to work on a non-technical project, it is much easier for me to work that way, since I have the whole context of the paragraph easier visible than when the paragraph is divided into single sentences.

Thanks,

Yiftah


 

Radu Nicolaescu  Identity Verified
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Segmentation Rules Jun 10, 2012

Translation memory... -> Settings -> Language Resources -> Segmentation Rules -> Edit -> Paragraph based

Here you can personalize the segmentation criteria; indeed for fluent texts may be more convenient than the segmentation by sentences

whatever the new settings will apply for a new project

good luck

Radu


 

Yiftah Hellerman-Carmel  Identity Verified
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Thank you Radu :) Jun 11, 2012

So simple.

 


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