Source language error message when creating a new project with html file
Thread poster: Saga Kjartansdóttir

Saga Kjartansdóttir  Identity Verified
Local time: 10:36
English to Icelandic
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May 15

Hello everyone.

I started using Trados 2017 recently, and so far everything has gone great... until now.

When I select the source html file, in the New Project Wizard, I get this error message:

"The source language of the file (English (United States)) is different from the project source language."

In the previous step, I chose SE as a source language.

This has not happened before, even when working with html files. Now however, this error message comes up for every html file I try to open, even ones that worked before.

Is there some kind of an auto-detect function that detects the language of the source file? And if so, can it be disabled?

[Edited at 2018-05-15 10:17 GMT]

Glen McCulley

Glen McCulley
Local time: 12:36
French to English
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Exactly the same problem Jul 27

And it's infuriating as I can translate the files one by one no problem but if I attempt to set up a project (there are 52 files, so...!) I just get 52 of these error messages.


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