Msg received: Word has insufficient memory
Thread poster: mizuan

mizuan  Identity Verified
Local time: 06:55
English to Malay
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Feb 2, 2008

In the last two documents I translated using wordfast, I came upon this problem that says "word has insufficient memory" when I first wordfast. It has never happened before and I have used wordfast for about a year now. When I click yes, to continue, i am able to use wordfast to get my matches.

The problem is: I am unable to do cleanup because of this problem. When I click on the cleanup button, it just refuses to do anything. Has anyone come across this problem. Would appreciate some input.

Thanks.


 

Samuel Murray  Identity Verified
Netherlands
Local time: 00:55
Member (2006)
English to Afrikaans
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How to cleanup Feb 2, 2008

mizuan wrote:
The problem is: I am unable to do cleanup because of this problem.


Cleanup has two functions, namely (1) to update the TM and (2) to clean the document of hidden text. To do #1, simply take a copy of your final document and split it up into smaller chunks, then clean it individually. To do #2, use Find/Replace to remove the hidden text. You can choose to do F/R on a selection of text only, so you can select one half of the document first, then do the F/R, then save the document, then do the second half of the document.

Do do the F/R to remove hidden text, do this:

0. Select a portion of the document.
1. Press Ctrl+H
2. Click "More"
3. Put your cursor in the Find box
4. Press * (asterisk)
5. Click Format -- Font, and ensure that the tickbox at "Hidden" is black (not grey)
6. Enable wildcards
7. Action!


 

mizuan  Identity Verified
Local time: 06:55
English to Malay
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Thank you! Feb 2, 2008

Thanks! Will try that out. Your advice and explanation is appreciated.

 


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