Counting source in bilingual file
Thread poster: Matthew Kinnersly

Matthew Kinnersly  Identity Verified
Local time: 18:54
Japanese to English
Jan 26, 2005

This is probably a question with a painfully obvious answer, but is there a good way to count the source characters in a large bilingual file? I have to proofread some existing bilingual files and bill by the number of source characters, rather than the target words.
Thanks.


 

Jerzy Czopik  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 11:54
Member (2003)
Polish to German
+ ...
If you have Trados Jan 26, 2005

you could analyse the file, using an empty TM with source and target language. Trados counts only source in such case.

Regards
Jerzy


 

Fernando Toledo  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 11:54
German to Spanish
In Workbench Jan 26, 2005

...Tool/analyse
as you already suspected....or?icon_biggrin.gif

Rgds


 


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