TermBase SDLX 2005Lite Edit version
Thread poster: Katarina Andersson

Katarina Andersson  Identity Verified
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Member (2006)
Italian to Swedish
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Apr 21, 2006

Hello,

probably this might seem like an easy question to many of you, but being a beginner here I have been struggling today to start using SDLXLite Edit that a translation agency has provided me with for a translation. Now they have gone home for the day, so I have nobody to ask about what to do with the terminology file they have sent me before.

The file is a .txt file but I don't manage to open it within the Edit program or the TermBase program and as I thought I was supposed to do that. However, as I still have not understood well how to use and apply everything I just feel very confused about it all.

Anyone who could help me out about how to open this file within the SDLX so I can see the terminology dictionary already made? As in the notepad version it's all very compact.

Thanks,

Katarina.


 

Katrin Lueke  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 06:59
Member (2006)
English to German
never received a .txt file Apr 24, 2006

Hi Katarina,

I am quite new to SDLXLite myself, so maybe my answer does not help, but maybe it does so here is the information I can give you:

The agency I work with that uses SDLX always sends me three types of files:

- the "Edit" files, in which I type the translation

- files with the ending .mdb
these are the translation memories

- files with the ending .tdb
these are the glossaries in Termbase format

I have never received a .txt file to work with so far.

Good luck!

Katrin


 

Ralf Lemster  Identity Verified
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Moving the topic... Apr 24, 2006

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