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Solgun  Identity Verified
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Jul 7, 2012

Hello!

I got a few thousand words I need to finish by tomorrow, and would really appreciate some help on this!:)

I know this is basic, but I was wondering if someone could help me figure out how to translate a .doc-file in Wordfast Pro. If I´ve understood it correctly, Wordfast converts the source .doc file to .txml. But how do I make it do this, and turn back to a .doc file after I´m done translating? How do I go about it, step for step from opening a new project, to get the translated text back in its original .doc file?

Thank you so much for your reply!


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Siegfried Armbruster  Identity Verified
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There is a nice user manual Jul 7, 2012

You can find it here:

http://www.wordfast.com/docs/wf_pro_2.4_user_guide.pdf


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Dominique Pivard  Identity Verified
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Siegfried Armbruster wrote:
You can find it here:
http://www.wordfast.com/docs/wf_pro_2.4_user_guide.pdf

There's a manual indeed, but a better starting point for a beginner is the wiki:
http://wordfast.net/wiki/Wordfast_Pro
For instance, Your First Translation with Wordfast Pro


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