word converted from pdf cannot be added to trados project, 2014
Thread poster: Worder Company

Worder Company
Russian Federation
Local time: 07:34
Russian to English
+ ...
Sep 10, 2014

I have got the following issue:

The translation company converted the file from pdf into word. Then the translation company made some changes to the word file.

Now i try to add this file to the trados project, but it displays the error "scan". In this case I usually copy ctrl+A the full text and paste it in a new word file. This way the file would upload OK.

But, in this case there some changes to the formatting, when I copy the full text from one word file to a different one.

Is there any other solution.

I tried to save the file under a different name, but it would not upload still.


 

Michal Berski  Identity Verified
Poland
Local time: 06:34
Polish to English
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Clear formatting Sep 10, 2014

Use the "clear formatting" function or save as .docx instead of .doc.

HTH

Michal


 

Worder Company
Russian Federation
Local time: 07:34
Russian to English
+ ...
TOPIC STARTER
formating and doc/dox Sep 10, 2014

I cannot clean the formating. I have got a 500-page file.

I have tried to upload both doc and docx with no result.


 

Lorenzo Bermejo
Local time: 06:34
English to Spanish
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"Open and repair" Sep 10, 2014

Andrew,
You might want to give a try to the following:
In Word, File > Open. A dialog opens. Click on the little arrow on the right of the "Open" button of the dialog and you will find the option "Open and repair".
It might do the trick.
Good luck!


 


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