activating termbase in trados 2017
Thread poster: Sue Davis

Sue Davis  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 16:05
Member (2015)
French to English
Oct 11, 2018

Sorry this is a very basic question. I have used trados for a while but have not got round to sorting out how to use a termbase. I have just received a text to revise from a new client and they want me to use their termbase. This seems to have been added a) how do I activate it and b) do I need to download multiterm?

 

Janine Teuscher  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 16:05
English to German
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How to add a termbase Oct 11, 2018

Hi Sue,

you can simply add the termbase in the project settings, if it is not already included in the project:
http://producthelp.sdl.com/sdl%20trados%20studio/client_en/Projects_View/Managing_Projects/Editing_Project_Settings/OpenRe_TB.htm

and in the editor, there should be a
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Hi Sue,

you can simply add the termbase in the project settings, if it is not already included in the project:
http://producthelp.sdl.com/sdl%20trados%20studio/client_en/Projects_View/Managing_Projects/Editing_Project_Settings/OpenRe_TB.htm

and in the editor, there should be a little "Term Recognition" window. In the "open for translation" mode this should automatically appear on the top right. If you open the file "for review" you have to activate it yourself. You can find it in the middle of the "view" tab.

If a term is included in the termbase a red bracket appears around it in the source text.

You can even set the QA checker to check the document for terminology. Although this is sometimes more work than doing it manually, depending on the quality of the termbase and the settings.
http://producthelp.sdl.com/sdl%20trados%20studio/client_en/Ref/O-T/Verification/TermVerifier_TermDef.htm

I hope this helps

Viele Grüße

Janine
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Sue Davis  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 16:05
Member (2015)
French to English
TOPIC STARTER
review mode Oct 11, 2018

many thanks Janine. I think the termbase has already been added by the agency. I am having difficulty though in activating it in review mode.

 


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