Marking up tags that have entities for < and >
Thread poster: newtotrados

newtotrados
Local time: 18:21
Sep 24, 2014

Hi, I have TRADOS Studio 2014 and have received an XML file to work on that contains entities () of a tag >

Example:

<p>Information Security
  • Identify business threats within the company



What is the best approach to mark these up so that they marked-up as if they were actual HTML tags (Example: ,


 

kirtliu
Taiwan
use Embedded content in XML file type setting Sep 25, 2014

you can identify these tags in the XML file types setting --> Embedded content.

use regular expression to identify these tags, i.e. ]*> to identify all < > form tags.


 

newtotrados
Local time: 18:21
TOPIC STARTER
Tried this Sep 25, 2014

I have used the Embedded content feature, but it is not setting the tags that start with an opening entity and ending with a closing entity as inline text.

When i try to provide a sample of the text with the entities, the post/forum automatically converts them to the actual characters.

The text in the XML is something like this, where the text "threats" is bold (star instead of ampher sign, so to see this example)

(Identify business *gt; b *lt; threats *gt; /b *lt; within the company)

Thanks


 

SDL Community  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 19:21
English
I just tested this... Sep 26, 2014

... and the embedded content process works correctly. Can I just confirm that you didn't make a mistake in the information you provided as you have the closing tag before the opening tag which of course won't work (gt and lt the wrong way around).

If you have a sample file you can share Ill happily create the filetype and share how you need to handle this?

Regards

Paul
pfilkin@sdl.com


 


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


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

Marking up tags that have entities for < and >

Advanced search







Protemos translation business management system
Create your account in minutes, and start working! 3-month trial for agencies, and free for freelancers!

The system lets you keep client/vendor database, with contacts and rates, manage projects and assign jobs to vendors, issue invoices, track payments, store and manage project files, generate business reports on turnover profit per client/manager etc.

More info »
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, helps experienced users make the most of the powerful features, ensures new

More info »



Forums
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search