Saved target text as .docx but the file won't open in Word
Thread poster: Agnieszka Tomeczek

Agnieszka Tomeczek  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:53
Member (2009)
Polish to English
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Nov 26, 2013

Hi
I've translated a Word file in Trados 2009 and saved target as .docx. However when I want to open the file with Word it gives me an error message and just won't open...

Has anyone had similar problems? I'd appreciate any help.


 

merinber
Germany
Local time: 10:53
German to English
File won't open Nov 26, 2013

It would be helpful to know exactly what the error message says. The only thing I can think of is to check the version of Word you are using against the supported versions in Studio 2009. Are you using Word 2013 or OpenOffice? Try opening small sample files with litte text to see if you can create target files that you can open. If so, it must be something in the file itself.

 


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