MT not working in pretranslation
Thread poster: Spiros Doikas

Spiros Doikas  Identity Verified
Local time: 18:57
Member (2002)
English to Greek
+ ...
Feb 12, 2014

Although pretranslation works with current TM (it gets all 100% matches from the TM), it will not use MT (Microsoft). It works just fine when translating normally. When I pretranslate (2014), I get to this screen which confirms the use of MT.

I tested with both Studio 2011 and 2014.

This was mentioned here too


SDL Community  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:57
Member (1970)
Maybe... Feb 13, 2014

... it’s a settings thing? I had a quick play and produced this video last night of my quick test doing the same thing with Microsoft Translator :

I wonder if you are making changes in the global options for an existing Project or something like that... perhaps?




To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:

You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

MT not working in pretranslation

Advanced search

SDL Trados Studio 2019 Freelance
The leading translation software used by over 250,000 translators.

SDL Trados Studio 2019 has evolved to bring translators a brand new experience. Designed with user experience at its core, Studio 2019 transforms how new users get up and running and helps experienced users make the most of the powerful features.

More info »
Anycount & Translation Office 3000
Translation Office 3000

Translation Office 3000 is an advanced accounting tool for freelance translators and small agencies. TO3000 easily and seamlessly integrates with the business life of professional freelance translators.

More info »

  • All of
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search