Problems installing Trados
Thread poster: quincey

quincey  Identity Verified
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Feb 5, 2008

I have downloaded my Trados files onto another PC, but I am unable to install Trados.
There are 661 different files and I don't know which one I should be 'clicking on'. I have tried contacting Trados directly but have not received any reply.

Any help would be most welcome!

The version is Freelance 6.5 with Word 2003.

Many thanks


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Vito Smolej
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There's one called setup.exe Feb 5, 2008

I have downloaded my Trados files onto another PC, but I am unable to install Trados. There are 661 different files and I don't know which one I should be 'clicking on'.

what happens, when you click on setup.exe?


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quincey  Identity Verified
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Problems installing Trados Feb 6, 2008

When I click on setup.exe a WinXip box appears with Unzip and Run WinZip buttons, pressing UnZip just unzips the files again and pressing Run WinZip takes me to the WinZip box again! I just seem to be going round in circles!

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Åsa Campbell  Identity Verified
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Just a thought... Feb 6, 2008

Have you extracted all files to a new folder?

I have had this problem in the past, you download a software (which is usually a compressed .zip file), then doubleclick on setup.exe and it won't work. I think the problem is that you try to run setup.exe within the .zip file.

If you extract all files first to a seperate folder then run setup.exe it may work.

Hope this helps


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