capital accented letters in trados studio 2009
Thread poster: Tamara Fantinato

Tamara Fantinato
Italy
English to Italian
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Nov 10, 2012

Hi All,

I can't found anywhere how to write a capital è, à, ù, ò in trados studio 2009.

I've a laptop without numeric keypad so I cannot use alt shortcuts.

Does anyone know how to do it?

Thanks


 

Isabelle Derson  Identity Verified
Local time: 16:27
English to French
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shift+F3 Nov 11, 2012

Hello Tamara,

you can write it in lower case, select it and press shift+F3.

Hope it helps !


 

Tamara Fantinato
Italy
English to Italian
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TOPIC STARTER
it helps.. Nov 11, 2012

thank you!!!

Tamara


 

Wolf Kux  Identity Verified
Brazil
Local time: 13:27
Member (2006)
German to Portuguese
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Try this software Nov 11, 2012

...:

http://allchars.zwolnet.com/

After learning to use it, you could type in almost every special symbol directly on keyboard.

Also, another suggestion is to install a shortcut of the program

C:\Windows\System32\charmap.exe

on start menu. Every time you need a special character, you could select it on charmap.

But, I think that the first solution get easier results.

HTH


 

Emma Goldsmith  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 16:27
Member (2010)
Spanish to English
Not Studio related? Nov 11, 2012

I don't quite understand the problem. Your keyboard should be set to the language you write in and then Studio, like any other program, will enter the right letter.

Certain symbols are more of a problem, when you do need to enter an alt shortcut, but capital letters with accents should be available on your keyboard.

Shift+F3 will of course provide a workaround, but is that what you'd use, say, in Word, to get a capital letter with an accent?


 

Tamara Fantinato
Italy
English to Italian
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TOPIC STARTER
word Nov 11, 2012

In word I use a shortcut which I created by myself following the options of Word, but I'm not able to find the same path to do it also in Studio.

And also in Word I could choose to insert a symbol, but I can't find the right option to insert it in Studio.

But thanks anyway, I will use shift+f3.

Thanks

Tamara


 


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