Studio 2011: can automatic localisation be switched off?
Thread poster: Heinrich Pesch

Heinrich Pesch  Identity Verified
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Finnish to German
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Nov 16, 2012

All the time Studio exchanges decimal point in numbers to commas, even in header numbers:
3.1 -> 3,1 when translating into German. And it puts a warning triangle when I copy dates like 16.08.2012, probably because it would like to see 16,08,2012. Can I do anything to make it stop?


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United Kingdom
Local time: 14:17
A couple of things... Nov 16, 2012

Hello Heinrich,

You can disable number recognition to prevent autosubstitution here:

You can disable number recognition altogether here (you may need to restart Studio after doing this to ensure it takes effect):

Or... you might be able to edit the segmentation rules to have the numbers moved outside the segment altogether so you don't have deal with them: and




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