Can't reinstall wordfast after crash
Thread poster: Anne Koth

Anne Koth  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 23:01
Member (Feb 2018)
German to English
Dec 13, 2006

My computer crashed while I was using wordfast and now I can't get wordfast to reinstall. I reinstalled Word and changed normal.dot, restarting the computer, opened Word and opened the wordfast template (as in the instructions, with low security etc.). As I clicked on the "install wordfast" button, the wordfast icon appeared in the toolbar, but then it vanished again. I can still find PlusTools, but there's no sign of wordfast anywhere. Has anyone had this problem before?

Word 2003
XP
wordfast 5.5something

[Bearbeitet am 2006-12-13 17:36]


 

Milan Condak  Identity Verified
Local time: 23:01
English to Czech
Trust to project in VBA Dec 13, 2006

Anne Koth wrote:

with low security etc.).

Word 2003


Go from page 01,02,03 to last pane

http://www.condak.net/lekce/duvera/en/04.html

Milan


 

Anne Koth  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 23:01
Member (Feb 2018)
German to English
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I did that too. Dec 13, 2006

It said that in the manual; still made no difference. It doesn't give me any virus protection messages, either, and whenever I try to install wordfast again, after going through the whole procedure of deleting normal.dot etc., the wordfast icon appears, for a second, in the toolbar, then vanishes as the message comes up that I've successfully installed wordfast.

 

Dan Marasescu  Identity Verified
Romania
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Hidden toolbar? Dec 13, 2006

Wordfast may be installed but not visible. Go to Tools\Templates and Add-ins and make sure Wordfast is checked. Then go to Tools\Custom\Toolbars and make sure the Wordfast toolbar is selected. The toolbar should be visible now.

 

Mulyadi Subali  Identity Verified
Indonesia
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try the disabled items Dec 14, 2006

check whether it is disabled. on the toolbar, click help - about microsoft office word - disabled items. if it is there, click on it then click enable.

 

Ritu Bhanot  Identity Verified
Member (2006)
French to Hindi
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Reinstall Word Dec 14, 2006

Hi,
I had the same problem last month and nothing worked. Eventually I ended up reinstalling Word, deleting the wordfast.dot and reinstalling wordfast.
I know it's more time-consuming... but it works.
regards,
Ritu


 

Anne Koth  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 23:01
Member (Feb 2018)
German to English
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Mulţumesc! Dec 14, 2006

That did it, thanks! Another trick to remember.

 

Hipyan Nopri  Identity Verified
Indonesia
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It really works Dec 14, 2006

Mulyadi Subali wrote:

check whether it is disabled. on the toolbar, click help - about microsoft office word - disabled items. if it is there, click on it then click enable.


Thanks Mulyadi, it really works. Actually, I had the same problem.


 


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