Export Transit TM to Meta Texis
Thread poster: Dominique Binder

Dominique Binder
France
Local time: 14:43
English to French
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Apr 23, 2008

Dear All,

I am not familiar at all with Transit and just received some .pfx files to be translated. One part was already done by some people, but I cannot manage to count it out using Transit.
What I wanted to do is export the TM (I have Transit 3.0 Satellite PE installed) as a .tmx file and import it into MetaTexis in order to work on a software I know well and make a precise quotation. Any help is welcome !

Thanks a lot


 

Wolfgang Jörissen  Identity Verified
Belize
Dutch to German
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Transit - Metatexis Apr 24, 2008

Hi!

A TMX export with Transit Satellite is not possible. All you could do is ask somebody with the full version to do this for you. However, this is not without problems. Two different people did this for me before and I always got a TM back that included untranslated segments, which was worthless for me.

The only thing you could do is extract the language pairs from the pxf (a pxf file is nothing else than a zip file, change the extension and you will be able to extract them), translate those using Metatexis, import them into Satellite afterwards to check whether everything went well (no issues with character sets etc.).

While translating, I would however keep Transit Satellite open to check for dictionary entries, fuzzy matches etc.

Hope that helps at least a bit.


 


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