Add new segment to TM without a file
Thread poster: María Croxcatto

María Croxcatto  Identity Verified
Argentina
Local time: 12:39
English to Spanish
Mar 31, 2016

Hi,

Do anyone of you know if it is possible to add new segments to a TM in Studio 2014 without having to process the file? I mean, open the TM management tool and directly add a couple of segments there.

Sometimes, my clients send me a few lines in the email body they use to update their materials, and it is somewhat cumbersome to have to copy paste that into a document, and process it through Studio in order to get it into the TM.

I need to keep record of those lines in case they appear later on in other tasks, as consistency needs to be maintained.

Thank you!


Direct link Reply with quote
 

SDL Community  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:39
English
Try using... Mar 31, 2016

... T-Windows for clipboard. Some people find this really helpful, others don't get on with it at all... but it can do what you are after.

http://multifarious.filkin.com/2012/11/21/t-window/

Regards

Paul
Why not try the new SDL Community


Direct link Reply with quote
 

María Croxcatto  Identity Verified
Argentina
Local time: 12:39
English to Spanish
TOPIC STARTER
T-Windows would be great... if it worked! Mar 31, 2016

Hi Paul,

Thank you for bringing up T-Windows for clipboard. I have to say I have not thought about T-Windows for this (I forgot I had it in my PC). I tried it and it would be exactly what I am looking for... but unfortunately it does not work.

I can see in the post you referred me to that other people have the same issue: it won't save new segments due to an "Unknown error." So... any other workaround that you can think of? Thanks!


Direct link Reply with quote
 


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


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

Add new segment to TM without a file

Advanced search







TM-Town
Manage your TMs and Terms ... and boost your translation business

Are you ready for something fresh in the industry? TM-Town is a unique new site for you -- the freelance translator -- to store, manage and share translation memories (TMs) and glossaries...and potentially meet new clients on the basis of your prior work.

More info »
SDL MultiTerm 2017
Guarantee a unified, consistent and high-quality translation with terminology software by the industry leaders.

SDL MultiTerm 2017 allows translators to create one central location to store and manage multilingual terminology, and with SDL MultiTerm Extract 2017 you can automatically create term lists from your existing documentation to save time.

More info »



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