How to translate Html files in tag editor
Thread poster: Annamaria Leone

Annamaria Leone  Identity Verified
Ireland
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Spanish to Italian
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Jun 15, 2005

Hello everybody.
A client of mine sent me some html files and sked me to translate them with tag editor. Do I need to convert this html files in some ways before using them in tag editor or can I translate them with tag editor directly without any previous conversion? I have trados 6.5.2.419.

Thank you,

Annamaria

[Edited at 2005-06-15 13:47]


 

Zhoudan  Identity Verified
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Directly translate in TagEditor Jun 15, 2005

No conversion is needed for html files. Simply open a file in TagEditor and translate there.

Good luck,

Dan


 

Valentina Pecchiar  Identity Verified
Italy
English to Italian
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Agree Jun 15, 2005

Zhoudan wrote:
No conversion is needed for html files. Simply open a file in TagEditor and translate there.


to Danicon_biggrin.gif - Just in case Annamaria is waiting for some peer-grading on your straight-to-point answericon_smile.gif

All the best to both of you


 

Marijke Singer  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
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The same applies to Excel files Jun 16, 2005

You can translate these straight in Tag Editor too.

 

Jan Schauseil  Identity Verified
Thailand
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Not all text showing in Tag Editor Jun 18, 2005

When I open an html file in Tag Editor, some of the text in the banners and graphics is not visible for translation.
Does this have to do with the DTD settings?
Please help.


 

Ralf Lemster  Identity Verified
Germany
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Graphics vs. text Jun 18, 2005

Hi Jan,
Difficult to tell without looking at the file, but...

When I open an html file in Tag Editor, some of the text in the banners and graphics is not visible for translation.
Does this have to do with the DTD settings?

My best guess is that this is caused by the very fact that the content is graphics - not text.

Best regards,
Ralf


 

Annamaria Leone  Identity Verified
Ireland
Local time: 07:06
Spanish to Italian
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Thank you Jun 19, 2005

Zhoudan wrote:

No conversion is needed for html files. Simply open a file in TagEditor and translate there.


Thank you.
I've just started translating a few html files in tag editor. But when I close the file, it remains a tag editor file, while I have to deliver an html file. How can I obtain an html file froom my translation in tag editor?

Thank you,

Annamaria

[Edited at 2005-06-19 13:57]


 

Ralf Lemster  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 08:06
English to German
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Save as target or cleanup Jun 19, 2005

Hi Annamaria,
You can either save the file as 'target-only' (File - Save target as...), or use the cleanup process.

May I suggest you look at the interactive tutorials, and the File Formats Reference Guide? (Both are installed with T6.5.)

Best regards,
Ralf


 

Annamaria Leone  Identity Verified
Ireland
Local time: 07:06
Spanish to Italian
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TOPIC STARTER
Thank you, Ralph Jun 19, 2005

Ralf Lemster wrote:

You can either save the file as 'target-only' (File - Save target as...), or use the cleanup process.


Hi Ralph,
Thanks for your tips. I'will see the tutorialicon_smile.gif

Have a good Sunday!

Annamaria


 


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