Trados 2011 - File Types > Specific file types > Character Delimited Text Settings
Thread poster: gmonnier

Local time: 10:45
Aug 6, 2013


I need to create a new File Type who is able to process text files with two columns.

Here is an example of line enclosed in the text file:

MSG_ID_FILE_IMPORT_MTG:Import an existing document\nImport

How can I process the text file in order to translate separately 'Import an existing document' and 'Import' ?

Thank you for your help!


Bernard Lieber  Identity Verified
Local time: 10:45
English to French
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Segmentation Rules Aug 6, 2013


In TM Editor View, right-click on your TM -> Settings - Languages Resources -> Segmentation Rules -> add \n, colon is already in there with the exception of lower case characters if this happens in your text remove it.

Here's a sample of how I fixed it:

In fact, it's a bit trickier than I thought, is it the kind of layout that would suit you?

Reimport your file - should do the trick,



[Edited at 2013-08-06 20:57 GMT]

[Edited at 2013-08-06 21:00 GMT]


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