Expand segment in Wordfast Pro3
Thread poster: Clara Nino

Clara Nino
Canada
Local time: 00:38
Spanish to English
+ ...
Jun 22

Hi, I am working on Wordfast Pro 3, and I need to expand a segment to fit the translated text. I know there is a button to expand segment, but when I tried to use, the system popped a message stating the segments do not belong to the same paragraph. Help!!

 

John Di Rico  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 06:38
Member (2006)
French to English
Expand segments beyond paragraph Jun 24

Hello Clara,

There is an option in the preferences to allow segment expansion beyond an end-of-paragraph marker. It is called "Merge across paragraphs" and you'll find it under "Translations": https://www.screencast.com/t/AVa6kfIOFEX

Kind regards,
John


 

Clara Nino
Canada
Local time: 00:38
Spanish to English
+ ...
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Expand segment in Wordfast Pro3 Jun 24

Thank, John, I edited the source to make the segment longer, and then erase the added text. It worked, but from now on, I will use your option, far easier then my solution!

Thanks again!!


 


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