Can't save my TMX file to be used in Wordfast
Thread poster: Pristine

Pristine
Local time: 14:33
English to German
Apr 20, 2011

Hi,

I received a TMX file from a Trados translation. I was asked to import it into my Wordfast cat. I have no Trados on the computer I am using currently.

I can open the TMX file, but I can't safe the file because I there is just a "view" tab no "safe" tab.

I downloaded Olifant but when I open Olifant, I can't see that TMX file either.

How can I get the TMX into Wordfast?

Please share your wisdom and experience.

Pristine


 

Heinrich Pesch  Identity Verified
Finland
Local time: 23:33
Member (2003)
Finnish to German
+ ...
Pro or Classic? Apr 20, 2011

I guess you are using WFC and have it installed under MS-Word.
Save the tmx-file to disc, into your memories folder.
Click on the green icon for Wf in the Word toolbar.
Click on the f-icon (setup).
Under TM select "Select TM".
Browse to the memories folder and view "all files" = *.*.
Open the tmx-file.
Wf will convert the file to txt and use it as the active TM.

This TM can also be used in Pro.

[Bearbeitet am 2011-04-20 05:36 GMT]


 

Pristine
Local time: 14:33
English to German
TOPIC STARTER
Thanks! Apr 20, 2011

Thanks so much, Heinrich!

 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:


You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

Can't save my TMX file to be used in Wordfast

Advanced search


Translation news related to Wordfast





TM-Town
Manage your TMs and Terms ... and boost your translation business

Are you ready for something fresh in the industry? TM-Town is a unique new site for you -- the freelance translator -- to store, manage and share translation memories (TMs) and glossaries...and potentially meet new clients on the basis of your prior work.

More info »
SDL Trados Studio 2019 Freelance
The leading translation software used by over 250,000 translators.

SDL Trados Studio 2019 has evolved to bring translators a brand new experience. Designed with user experience at its core, Studio 2019 transforms how new users get up and running, helps experienced users make the most of the powerful features, ensures new

More info »



Forums
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search