Error message when trying to import TMX file
Thread poster: Emilie Fahlenkamp

Emilie Fahlenkamp  Identity Verified
United States
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English to Danish
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Jul 8, 2017

Hello,

I have been sent several TMX files from the client to be imported into WF Pro5. For every one of them, however, I receive the error message "filexxxEN-DA.TMX is not a TMX file" although the file is labeled .tmx in the folder.

How can I import the tmx file properly? Do I perhaps need to convert it somewehre -and how- in order to convert it? Or did the client send me a file in the wrong format?

Manny thanks in advance for any help you may have.


 

Dylan Jan Hartmann  Identity Verified
Australia
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WFA Jul 8, 2017

Hi Emilie,

Try uploading to Wordfast Anywhere, then exporting back to Wordfast Pro.

This worked for us.

http://www.proz.com/forum/wordfast_support/316631-error_message_when_trying_to_import_tmx.html

Best of luck!


 

Emilie Fahlenkamp  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 21:22
English to Danish
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I've followed directions from the thread, fingers crossed. Jul 9, 2017

Thank you!

 

Dylan Jan Hartmann  Identity Verified
Australia
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any luck? Jul 9, 2017

How did you go?

 

Emilie Fahlenkamp  Identity Verified
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Local time: 21:22
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Yes! Jul 9, 2017

It looks like it, thanks for your link.

 


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