Workshop on SDL Trados Studio 2014: tips and tricks for beginners in French

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Topic: Software, tools & computing

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Start time:Jul 16, 2014 14:00 GMT     Add to calendar

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Summary:Get familiar with SDL Trados Studio 2014 the ultimate version just issued last October. Become familiar with the main basic features, tips and tricks and learn how to make the most out of SDL Trados Studio and increase your productivity with this online workshop specially thought for basic and new SDL Trados users.
This workshop is designed for basic SDL Trados Studio 2014 users. Participants will learn all main new basic tricks and features in order to be able to completely exploit the software and learn how to deal with most common file formats. You will learn how to build your own TMs or import TMs you receive from an agency, both in SDLTM and TMX format. You will also learn how to build and manage a Glossary (usually called Terminology List) with SDL Multiterm. See the program section below for a complete detail of the topics to be covered during the session.

Prepare your questions before the class! There will be opportunity for live Q&A and discussion of software features during the workshop.

The main points to be discussed on the training:

  • How to translate complex and uncommon file format with SDL Trados Studio 2011
  • How to use the new TrackChanges function
  • How to export your sdlxliff document into a Word-document and have it proofread by someone else
  • How to import your Teminologies from Excel or Word files into your Multiterm software.
  • How to convert TMs formats
  • How to manage a Package received by an Agency

  • Target audience
    This course is addressed to professional translators who wish to start using SDL Trados Studio 2014 and want to learn all new tricks and tips in order to improve and increase their own translation daily productivity.
    Learning objectives
    You will learn how to use the software from the very scratch and how to use it in your daily translation priductivity.
    No specific knowledge on CAT TOOLs is required.
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    How create a project with SDL Trados Studio 2014 (Either New Project or Translate Single File feature)How to create your first TM or add exixting TMs to your projectHow to import, manage, translate and export all your translated filesHow to deal with the regulat translation workflowHow to create Teminology Lists or import your existing Terms from MS-Excel or MS-Word files into SDL Multiterm application.
    Software and system requirements
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    Purchase of SDL license is not necessary to take this training.

    Virtual platform system requirements

    For PC-based Users:

    • Required: Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server
    • Required: Internet Explorer® 7.0 or newer, Mozilla® Firefox® 3.0 or newer or Google™ Chrome™ 5.0 or newer (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled)
    • Internet Connection Required: Cable modem, DSL, or better Internet connection
    • Recommended: Dual-core 2.4GHz CPU or faster with 2GB of RAM (recommended)

    For Mac®-based Users:

    • Required: Mac OS® X 10.6 – Leopard® or newer
    • Required: Safari™ 3.0 or newer, Firefox® 3.0 or newer or Google™ Chrome™ 5.0 or newer (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled)
    • Internet Connection Required: Cable modem, DSL, or better Internet connection
    • Required: Intel processor (1GB of RAM or better recommended)

    To Use VoIP (microphone and speakers or headset):

    • Required: Fast Internet connection (384 kbps or more recommended)
    • Required: speakers or headset (USB headset recommended)
    • NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.


    • For the visual section of the training course, we recommend that you have a 64kbps link. This means using an ISDN line or Broadband. Wireless connection is NOT recommended.
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     Paolo Sebastiani    View feedback | View all courses
    Bio: Paolo Sebastiani is an English-Italian, French-Italian and German-Italian Professional Translator with over 20 years of experience in Italy and abroad. He obtained his first University degree in Foreign Languages and Literatures at the University of Urbino in 1991 and his second University degree in Political Studies, at the same University in the year 2000. He founded his Translation Agency, Eurolingua, in 1994 and since then has been working as translator, interpreter and Cat-Tool official Trainer. He has organized many in-person training courses about Wordfast, SDL Trados and Atril Dejavu in different Italian towns and as a Professional Trainer, has run many Wordfast-PRO, Wordfast-Classic and Wordfast-Anywhere training sessions for progressive knowledge acquisition with excellent feedbacks.
    Paolo lives in Rimini, Italy
    Comments about this course

    Workshop on SDL Trados Studio 2014: tips and tricks for beginners in French

    Véronique V.VARELA
    Local time: 17:28
    English to French
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    Language Jul 3, 2014

    Pouvez-vous confirmer que cette formation sera bien en français?

    Language Jul 3, 2014

    Vero Persichi wrote:

    Pouvez-vous confirmer que cette formation sera bien en français?

    Hello Vero,

    Let me confirm here that the session will be conducted in French.
    Please do not hesitate to let me know if you have any doubts. Thank you.

    My bests,


    Véronique V.VARELA
    Local time: 17:28
    English to French
    + ...
    other dates?Jul 10, 2014

    Please unfortunately, I will not be able to make it... Any other dates to come please?

    Thanks a lot


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