WF Pro 3.2.2. not getting bilingual file
Thread poster: Maria Hoskins

Maria Hoskins  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 20:55
Member (2011)
Spanish to English
Oct 28, 2013

Hello I'm attempting to use the new bilingual facility. I'm "saving as" and then selecting bilingual without tags and simply getting a file with a different layout in the target language, not bilingual... Help

 

Samuel Murray  Identity Verified
Netherlands
Local time: 21:55
Member (2006)
English to Afrikaans
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Make sure hidden text is on Oct 28, 2013

Maria Hoskins wrote:
I'm "saving as" and then selecting bilingual without tags, and simply getting a file with a different layout in the target language, not bilingual...


Which version of MS Word do you view the "bilingual file" in?


 

Maria Hoskins  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 20:55
Member (2011)
Spanish to English
TOPIC STARTER
MS Word Oct 29, 2013

I have MSWord 2010 but the bilingual files are being saved as 97-2003...

 

Dominique Pivard  Identity Verified
Local time: 22:55
Finnish to French
Hidden text Oct 29, 2013

Maria Hoskins wrote:
I have MSWord 2010 but the bilingual files are being saved as 97-2003...

That shouldn't affect hidden text. Make sure hidden text is visible, ie. Hidden text is ticked, under File > Word options > Display:

Word%202010,%20hidden%20text.png


 

Maria Hoskins  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 20:55
Member (2011)
Spanish to English
TOPIC STARTER
Yes! Oct 29, 2013

Samuel Murray wrote:

Maria Hoskins wrote:
I'm "saving as" and then selecting bilingual without tags, and simply getting a file with a different layout in the target language, not bilingual...


Which version of MS Word do you view the "bilingual file" in?


Just turned on "hidden text" and there it is.

Thank you so much, saved my life.

Maria


 


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