WordFast 5/context search does not include others TMs in same folder
Thread poster: Todd Field

Todd Field  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 15:42
Member (2003)
Portuguese to English
May 28, 2008

I just upgraded from WordFast 4 to WordFast 5 as part of a computer change. My new computer uses Windows Vista.

One of my favorite features of WordFast 4 was the context search, which included the option of searching other TMs in the same folder. When I run a context search in WordFast 5, however, there is no prompt for this option.

Does anyone know how I can change my WordFast 5 settings to include this option (if it even exists)?

Thanks in advance,

Todd


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John Di Rico  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 23:42
Member (2006)
French to English
PB May 28, 2008

I am 85% sure this is a PB command. Check the manual in the section where commands start with Context.

Good luck!

John


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Heinrich Pesch  Identity Verified
Finland
Local time: 00:42
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No pandora May 29, 2008

Go to Terminology > Other and check Search content in all sibbling translation memories. And you can check also below "Prompt for each TM".

I was missing this feature too after switchig to 5.x, but after I combined my tms I don't need it anymore.

Regards
Heinrich


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Todd Field  Identity Verified
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Portuguese to English
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Bingo... thanks Heinrich May 29, 2008

That's exactly what I was missing.

Thanks to all for the input.


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