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Thread poster: Ana Luiza Iaria

Ana Luiza Iaria  Identity Verified
Local time: 17:17
English to Portuguese
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Sep 25, 2017

I am again using Swordfish (mac), which is a tool I quite like.

I don't know if my tm is way too big – it's called BigMamma for one reason. I have been trying to translate a very small file, some 400 words in Excel. Import was fine, TM creation was fine. But, no sooner I confirm the first segment than the beachball starts rolling and I have to force quit. I am giving up.

Latest SW build, latest Sierra build, and lots of RAM on my iMac.

Thanks for any help.


Rodolfo Raya  Identity Verified
Local time: 13:17
English to Spanish
Clean database Sep 25, 2017

If you suspect it has to do with your database, do as follows:

1) Export your database as TMX
2) Create a new database
3) Import the TMX into the new database
4) Select the new database for TM searches and disable the old one
5) Set the new database as write-enabled

If this solves the issue, delete the old database. Otherwise, contact tech@maxprograms.com



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