Wordfast - setting up and using the general features of Wordfast Pro 4

Format: Webinar presentations
Online training

Course summary
Language:English
Summary:This webinar is part of the Wordfast Pro TGB and it will be devoted to setting up and using the general features of Wordfast Pro 4. A workflow approach from translation quoting to delivery will be used and practical exercises will focus on creating and using glossaries and translation memories. This course is for translators who are new to Wordfast Pro 4 or have limited experience using it.
A video recording of this webinar will be made available for all those who purchased via the Wordfast Pro TGB within 72 hours. Please click here for more information.
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•Windows Vista – Windows 10
•Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) – 10.11 (El Capitan)

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•Google Chrome v39 or later
•Mozilla Firefox v34 or later
•Internet Explorer v8 or later
•Microsoft Edge
•Apple Safari v6 or later

Internet connection
1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)

Software
•GoToWebinar desktop app
•JavaScript enabled

Hardware
•2GB or more of RAM
•Microphone and speakers (USB headset recommended**) if unmuted by the organizer


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Web Browser
•Mozilla Firefox v34 or later
•Google Chrome v39 or later

Internet connection
•1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
•3G connection or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio) for Chromebooks

Software
•None

Hardware
•Microphone and speakers (headset recommended**)

Note: You will only need this if unmuted by the organizer.
**Note: Most devices have built-in speakers, but you will get much better audio quality while using VoIP if you use a headset. You can also use your phone to dial in to the audio connection.

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•iOS 8 or later

Device
•iPhone 4s or later
•iPad 2 or later
Internet connection 3G connection or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio)

Software
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Hardware
•Microphone and speakers (headset recommended**) if unmuted by the organizer


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•Download the GoToWebinar app for Android to join webinars while on the go.

Operating system
•Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later

Internet connection
•3G connection or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio)
Software
•Free GoToWebinar App from the Google Play Store

Hardware
•Microphone and speakers (headset recommended**) if unmuted by the organizer

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Operating system
•Windows Phone 8 or later
•Windows 8 RT or later

Internet connection
•1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended) for computers
•3G connection or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio) for mobile devices

Software
•Free GoToMeeting App from the Windows Store

Hardware
•Microphone and speakers (headset recommended**) if unmuted by the organizer

**Note: Most devices have built-in speakers, but you will get much better audio quality while using VoIP if you use a headset. You can also use your phone to dial in to the audio connection.

Courses will be open half an hour before the start time. Please login before the start time to ensure that everything on your system is working correctly.
Recommendations
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• 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.
• For the audio section of the training course, we recommend that you have a headset or speakers.
• We recommend that you log in 30 minutes in advance of the start time to prepare for the training course.

Courses will be open half an hour before the start time. Please login before the start time to ensure that everything on your system is working correctly.
Trainer
 John Di Rico    View feedback | View all courses
Bio: John Di Rico began translating in 2005 and specializes in financial translation and marketing from French to English. John started offering professional training in 2006, teaching translators how to use Wordfast as well as project management software. Since 2007, John has co-organized five regional ProZ.com conferences in France. Recently appointed Manager of Sales and Training for Wordfast, John is responsible for managing sales with European accounts and overseeing Wordfast's training strategy.
Comments about this course

Wordfast - setting up and using the general features of Wordfast Pro 4

Erica1978 Identity Verified
Italy
Local time: 06:59
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I am new to any versions of WORDFAST, CAN I START WITH THIS?Oct 28, 2017

I am new to any versions of wordfast, can I start with this?

Vincent Saint Juste
 

Cintia Nanni
Argentina
Local time: 02:59
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I have wordfast pro 5, would this course still be useful? I'm new at using the programme!Oct 30, 2017

I use wordfast pro 5, would this course still be useful? I'm new at using the programme!

Vincent Saint Juste
 
Wordfast-PRO 5 (Just Released Brand New Version) – Level 1 - For BeginnersOct 31, 2017

Hello all,

There is an two hour online workshop for beginner on Wordfast-PRO 5 planned for November 29:
https://www.proz.com/translator-training/course/15449

Training program:

- What is a CAT TOOL and what are its benefits
- Wordfast-Pro5 and its new Layout
- How to create Projects
- How to create and manage TMs and Glossaries
- Translation Workflow
- Exporting final documents
- Advanced Settings

My bests,
Helen


Vincent Saint Juste
 

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