Custom Macros From Trados Macros?
Thread poster: Moofi

Moofi  Identity Verified
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May 11, 2007

Is it possible to make a macro within Word that utilises macros from Trados? I'm thinking of one that goes:

1. Get Translation
2. Set/Close Next Open/Get

[Win Xp Home; Office XP; Trados 6.5F]

[Edited at 2007-05-11 09:20]

[Edited at 2007-05-11 10:18]


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gianfranco  Identity Verified
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Try this syntax May 11, 2007

It should be possible, but I've done it using Trados 7. Try this:

Sub YourMacroName()
'
Application.Run MacroName:="TemplateProject.tw4winOpenGet.Main"
Application.Run MacroName:="TemplateProject.tw4winSetCloseOpenGet.Main"
'
End Sub


where "YourMacroName" is a placeholder for any name that you will assign to your macro, and you need to know the name of any Trados macro that you want to combine.

For using the macro routinely it is convenient, of course, to assign it to a keyboard combination.
Better choose one not already in use by Word or Trados.

bye
Gianfranco



[Edited at 2007-05-11 14:17]


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Gianfranco You Genius! May 13, 2007

That's brilliant, man, many thanks!

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