How to modify an export definition for Termstar?
Thread poster: Hans Lenting

Hans Lenting  Identity Verified
Netherlands
Member (2006)
German to Dutch
Jun 7, 2012

Hi,

I'd like to change the default Excel export definition for Termstar NXT in such a way that before every alternative target term a pipe character ('|') is inserted.

How can I do this?

Thanks,

Hans


http://dl.dropbox.com/u/509643/Clients/Screen%20Shot%202012-06-07%20at%209.35.37%20AM.png


 

Hans Lenting  Identity Verified
Netherlands
Member (2006)
German to Dutch
TOPIC STARTER
Modified Excel export definition Jun 8, 2012

Some progression here, made possible by reverse engineering icon_wink.gif.

I've modified the Excel.TED like this:

[GLOBALS]
Version=3.0
DateFormat=
SubTermSeparator=""
[DOUBLES]
Separator=,
Fields=2
[FIELDS]
EntryFieldsEnd=- 1 1 (;|$) 1 0x0407.Term,0x0413.Term,0x0413.EmptyField,0x0413.AlternativeTerm
[Misc]
ParseHeaderInsideEntry=0
IncludeColumnHead=0
HeadWithLangCode=0
[WizardCommon]
Signature=Import Wizard
Version=3.0
Year=2012
Month=6
Day=8
Hour=7
Minute=42
Second=48
[WizardPage124]
HitPage=true
NextPage=123
ImportViewVersion=2
ImportViewCount=5
ImportViewCols=1
ImportViewSep=`
ImportView0=0`DEU.Term
ImportView1=0`NLD.Term
ImportView2=0`
ImportView3=0`NLD.Alternative.Term
[WizardPage123]
HitPage=true
NextPage=-1


If I export this record:

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/509643/Clients/Screen%20Shot%202012-06-08%20at%209.55.20%20AM.png

using the modified TED, I get one empty column before the alternative target term:

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/509643/Clients/Screen%20Shot%202012-06-08%20at%209.56.33%20AM.png

Not exactly what I want, but I can live with it.

Question: Does someone know, how to put text (like a pipe) in 0x0413.EmptyField?

BR,

Hans


 
GUI? Jul 3, 2012

Hi Hans,

why don't you just use the user interface to modify the export definition?

Best regards,

Oiseau noir


 

Hans Lenting  Identity Verified
Netherlands
Member (2006)
German to Dutch
TOPIC STARTER
Where is the documentation? Jul 6, 2012

Oiseau noir wrote:

Hi Hans,

why don't you just use the user interface to modify the export definition?

Best regards,

Oiseau noir


Hi,

Where can I find the use of the wizard described in the documentation?

Thanks,

Hans


 
Suprise ;-) Jul 6, 2012

My first idea was to search the description of TermStar export script in the TermStar import/export manual. And -- surprise -- there it is...icon_wink.gif

 


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