Can't close segment and start new
Thread poster: Catherine Brix

Catherine Brix
Local time: 03:30
Swedish to English
+ ...
Feb 25, 2006

I have Trados 7 and Word 2003 - I'm a Trados beginner.

Cannot close one segment and move on to next. Have tried shutting down everything, when I start up the program goes directly to the segment in question and tells me to close the segment.
The marker is always at the start of the sentence. Source is green/blue, target is yellow.

Would appreciate your help. Got up at 4.30 to work on this report - troubleshooting wasn't in my plan.

TIA
Catherine


 

Ralf Lemster  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 03:30
English to German
+ ...
Try Fix Document Feb 25, 2006

Hi Catherine,
Which error message (if any) do you get when you attempt to close the segment?
Have you tried Fix Document (in the Trados menu in Word)?

Best regards,
Ralf


 

Giuliana Buscaglione  Identity Verified
Austria
Local time: 03:30
Member (2001)
German to Italian
+ ...
"Close without saving" (segment) - close/re-open TM Feb 25, 2006

Hi,


Cannot close one segment and move on to next. Have tried shutting down everything, when I start up the program goes directly to the segment in question and tells me to close the segment.


use the command "close without saving" (it'll close the segment), it should work, than close and re-open your TM.

The "problem" should be fixed.

The marker is always at the start of the sentence. Source is green/blue, target is yellow.


This is the source/target combination when there is no match (or fuzzy only)


I hope this will solve the problem (can't think of anything else right now)

Giuliana


 

Catherine Brix
Local time: 03:30
Swedish to English
+ ...
TOPIC STARTER
There are such things as angels! Feb 25, 2006

Miracle workers, geniuses, and just awfully nice people! Fix document - who knew! Worked like a charm!

Have a lovely weekend and zillions of thanks
Catherine


 


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


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

Can't close segment and start new

Advanced search







SDL Trados Studio 2017 Freelance
The leading translation software used by over 250,000 translators.

SDL Trados Studio 2017 helps translators increase translation productivity whilst ensuring quality. Combining translation memory, terminology management and machine translation in one simple and easy-to-use environment.

More info »
WordFinder Unlimited
For clarity and excellence

WordFinder is the leading dictionary service that gives you the words you want anywhere, anytime. Access 260+ dictionaries from the world's leading dictionary publishers in virtually any device. Find the right word anywhere, anytime - online or offline.

More info »



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