TM maintenance: duplicates analysis
Thread poster: Silvia Escobar

Silvia Escobar
Local time: 17:02
English to Spanish
Jul 19, 2012

Is there any way to know how many duplicates there are in a TM when performing TM maintenance? I need an estimate on how long it will take me but I do not know where to find statistics about duplicates.


Omar Lobao  Identity Verified
Local time: 22:02
Member (2009)
Italian to Portuguese
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At least 2 ways... Jul 19, 2012

Trados Studio (and maybe other CAT Tools):

-Go to Translation Memories View and open the TM. Then in this window you can see that in "Search Type" is choosen by default "search entire tm". You can change it to "search possible duplicates ones".

-Or use Olifant (a very good software for tm maintenance). (if you need help for this one i can give you... just ask, but it's easy to work with it)


Silvia Escobar
Local time: 17:02
English to Spanish
Analysis Jul 19, 2012

Thank you, Omar. Actually, I know how to find duplicates in Trados Studio, but I need to find out how many of them there are so as to estimate how long it will take. I will try the other software, thanks.


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