Wodrfast Classic: Capital letters for first words of sentences?
Thread poster: Mr Mole

Mr Mole
Local time: 01:58
Oct 8, 2012

Hello, could someone tell me if it is possible to set Wordfast so that if it offers a word from the glossary, and if it is the first word of the sentence, it would give it with a capital first letter?

 

Dominique Pivard  Identity Verified
Local time: 01:58
Finnish to French
Which version? Oct 8, 2012

Not knowing anything about your setup, it's difficult to reply. There are three different Wordfasts: Classic, Pro and Anywhere. Start by telling us which one you refer to, and which version (if it is Classic or Pro).

 

Mr Mole
Local time: 01:58
TOPIC STARTER
Wordfast classic Oct 8, 2012

I am using Wordfast Classic, but I also have a license for Pro (which I'm not using at present).

[Edited at 2012-10-08 15:19 GMT]


 

Jean Lachaud  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 18:58
English to French
+ ...
Independant of glossary term Oct 8, 2012

In WfC, NORMALLY, the first letter of the first word in the segment is capitalized, regardless of whether it is typed manually or selected from a glossary.

In some cases (there is a symbol before the first word, the word has been manually edited after being input in the segment, in particular), the first letter of the first segment word is not capitalized, but glossary terms are not treated differently.


 

Dominique Pivard  Identity Verified
Local time: 01:58
Finnish to French
Classic = Word setting Oct 8, 2012

Mr Mole wrote:
I am using Wordfast Classic

Then it's a Word setting, in the AutoCorrect options for your target language:

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