Help! How to extract metadata in html-files in SDL Trados Studio 2015?
Thread poster: Sandrine Monin

Sandrine Monin
Sep 6, 2016

I work with SDL Trados Studio 2015 Freelance and have just finished the translation of over 150 html-files. Now my customer asks me to translate the metadata in the header of those html-files. Studio didn't extract them and I'd like to know if and how I can't make Studio extract them. Can someone help me here?


Jaime Oriard  Identity Verified
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Hope this helps Sep 6, 2016

Project Settings > File Types > HTML 5/HTML 4 > Parser

Select "meta" and click "Edit"

In the "Attributes" section, select "content" and click "Edit". Select "Translate attribute". Click OK for the 3 windows.

You'll have to prepare the files again with the new settings, but after pre-translate takes care of everything you've already translated, you'll find the "content" of the "meta" tags waiting for you to translate it.


Sandrine Monin
Translation of Metadata in Studio: Problem solved! Sep 7, 2016

Hi Jaime,

thanks ever so much. It was exactly the solution I was looking for. Everything worked and I could even clean the whole thing without a problem.
You saved me!

Have a nice day.



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