TRADOS Installation
Thread poster: lylaelia

South Korea
Local time: 18:11
English to Korean
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Sep 17, 2006


I just got a new laptop and happened to install Trados 6.5 first THEN Microsoft Office 2003 . And no matter how I tried, this Trados bar just doesn't come up in a word file.

Did anyone install Trados first and Microsoft Office later? If so, how did you incorporate Trados into Office?

Thank you very much in advance for your response.

[Edited at 2006-09-17 19:09]

[Edited at 2006-09-17 19:20]


Jerzy Czopik  Identity Verified
Local time: 10:41
Member (2003)
Polish to German
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Copy the Trados template from Trados installation folder to Word startup folder Sep 17, 2006

Close Word
Go to Trados installation folder (for SDL Trados 2006: C:\Program Files\SDL International\T2006_FL\TT\Templates) and copy the to Word startup folder (usually: C:\Documents and Settings\Apllication Data\Microsoft\Word\Startup)
Now restart Word and the tool bar should be present



South Korea
Local time: 18:11
English to Korean
+ ...
It works! YAY!!! Sep 17, 2006

Hi Jerzy,

Thank you so very much for your prompt reply and detailed explanation. I have Trados 6.5, not 7, but it worked just the same way you instructed.

You literally saved my life as a translator who has an extremely urgent job to hand in by Monday morning.

'Gamsa-hamnida' ("Thank you " in Korean), Jerzy, and wish you a wonderful week ahead!

Lots of cheers from Seoul,


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