Clean-up stopped working.
Thread poster: Terry Richards

Terry Richards
France
Local time: 10:28
French to English
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Apr 7, 2010

For no obvious reason, clean-up just stopped working. If I go to the main dialogue/Tools/Clean-up it goes through the motions and creates a bak file but the clean-up report is all zeroes and nothing is done to the source file.

Strangely enough, the quick clean-up on the tool bar still works fine.

Nothing obvious has changed and this has lasted through several reboots.

Any thoughts?

Thanks,

Terry.


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Lori Cirefice  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 10:28
French to English
something got corrupted... Apr 8, 2010

Maybe wordfast.dot or normal.dot got corrupted somehow, try deleting and reinstalling wordfast.dot to see if that helps?

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Terry Richards
France
Local time: 10:28
French to English
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Fixed it... Apr 8, 2010

Thanks Lori. That wasn't it but it got me thinking in the right direction.

The real problem was a loose nut behind the keyboard!

On the Tools tab, I had turned off all the checkboxes except for header/footer. I had good reason to do that at the time but then I forgot to turn them back on. Being as dumb as any other software, Wordfast was doing what I had told it to do instead of what I wanted it to doicon_smile.gif

Thanks again,

T.


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Lori Cirefice  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 10:28
French to English
LOL! Apr 8, 2010

Would you believe that I have also been guilty of doing the exact same thing in the pasticon_smile.gif and I didn't even think to tell you to check that first.

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