Xanadu anyone?
Thread poster: Renato Forte

Renato Forte  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
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Mar 12, 2002

Hello,



Does anybody knows/uses Xanadu from Foreignword? It would seem a very useful bit of software, but I would like to get some opinions by other users before installing it.

Any advice will be gladly received.



TIA



Renato Forte


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Natasha Stoyanova  Identity Verified
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Yes... Mar 12, 2002

This tool is really very usefull. I\'m using it since tha last six months.

Very soon Foreignword will launch the Russian version also - I made the translation of it.



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Pilar T. Bayle  Identity Verified
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I use Xanadu Mar 12, 2002

And I love it, to tell you the truth. It simplifies your work. For very specialized glossaries/dictionaries, etc, you will have to open other sessions of your browser, but it works and it\'s worth it.



Cheers,



P.


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Valentinas & Halina Kulinic  Identity Verified
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Useful Mar 12, 2002

It is really useful tool, especially for those who works in multiple languages. One of its disadvantages is that it does not open a new browser window for translation but uses the current or the last viewed.

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Bernardo Ortiz
Colombia
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Xanadu Mar 12, 2002

its a great easy-to-use tool.

Agree with Pilar.

Regards

Bernardo Ortiz


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Maria Eugenia Farre  Identity Verified
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It's neat Mar 12, 2002

Hi there,



It\'s a neat little software, but I somehow always forgot that I had it installed and fired up Google instead, so I eventually uninstalled it.



In fact, I think that the most useful feature is the ability to search for translators in other language combinations from your desktop instead of going to Proz or other translator directories.



But try it out, chances are you will like it.



ME



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Angel Biojo
United States
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Xanadu Mar 12, 2002

Yes, try it out. It is worthwhile.

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Renato Forte  Identity Verified
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Thank you all! Mar 12, 2002

Hi,



Thank you all very much for the feedback. I guess I\'ll give it a try.



Regards



Renato


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