"Reversing" a TM
Thread poster: lexical
lexical  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 18:06
Portuguese to English
Aug 30, 2004

Does anybody know if it is possible to "reverse" the source and target languages in a TM? Case in point: I have a technical translation PTBr>ENG and the client already has an extensive TM ENG>PTBr. Is it possible to re-engineer their TM to become PTBr>ENG so that I can benefit from the concordance function on industry terms?

Direct link Reply with quote
 

jmadsen  Identity Verified
Local time: 18:06
Quite easy Aug 30, 2004

Just export the TM to a txt file, create a new TM with the relevant language direction and import the exported txt file. Voila!

Jørgen


Direct link Reply with quote
 
lexical  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 18:06
Portuguese to English
TOPIC STARTER
Many thanks! Aug 31, 2004

Jørgen Madsen wrote:

Just export the TM to a txt file, create a new TM with the relevant language direction and import the exported txt file. Voila!

Jørgen


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 »

"Reversing" a TM

Advanced search







BaccS – Business Accounting Software
Modern desktop project management for freelance translators

BaccS makes it easy for translators to manage their projects, schedule tasks, create invoices, and view highly customizable reports. User-friendly, ProZ.com integration, community-driven development – a few reasons BaccS is trusted by translators!

More info »
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 »



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