I don't want Studio to change the number format
Thread poster: Nil Ramos

Nil Ramos
Malta
Local time: 13:25
French to Dutch
+ ...
Sep 1, 2014

Hello,
I'm translating a document with thousands of segments containing numbers in tables.

They are of this format: 1.234,56 or 1.000 or 11,11 and I want them to remain in that format, but Studio is changing them all to 1.234.56 or 1,234.56 or 1,000 or 11.11 !

How can i stop Studio from doing this?
Sometimes i correct it and try Auto-propagate, but afterwards it gets all messed-up again.
I just want it to retain the numbers in their original formatting.

Many thanks for your help,
Nil


 

Emma Goldsmith  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 13:25
Member (2010)
Spanish to English
Number settings Sep 1, 2014

Studio recognises numbers and localises them if you've got "recognize numbers" ticked.

To change this, go to file>Options>Language pairs>Translation Memory and Automated Translation>[select a TM]>click settings>Fields and Settings.

You'll have to re-create your project for this to take effect.


 


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