What type of file is Powerpoint or Excel - HTML, SGML or XML?
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Sorry for the basic question: What type of file is Powerpoint or Excel - HTML,SGML or XML?
Thank you very much for the help

rgds
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These are not tagged files Feb 19, 2004

Alessandro Miani wrote:

Sorry for the basic question: What type of file is Powerpoint or Excel - HTML,SGML or XML?
Thank you very much for the help

rgds
Alex


Excel and PP have their own proprietary format and they are not any of the tagged formats that you mention.

Gianfranco



[Edited at 2004-02-20 15:51]


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Excel => file.xls Feb 19, 2004

PowerPoint=>file.ppt

[Edited at 2004-02-19 17:06]


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Kevin Fulton  Identity Verified
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Are you working with Trados? Feb 20, 2004

The file types you mentioned are proprietary, that is, they are separate file types and cannot by easily read by other presentation/spreadsheet programs.

On the other hand, the current version of Trados can translate these files using TagEditor. Perhaps this is causing the confusion.
Kevin


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