Category Archives: Translation Editor windows

Short cuts Nº 19: Excluding hidden text from being imported into Transit

Do you often have huge Excel or Power Point files in which not everything needs to be translated? For example, consider that you have an Excel file with a lot of hidden columns and you are required to translate only the … Continue reading

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Transit NXT meets machine translation – nº 2

Editor MT Welcome to our second post about Transit NXT and machine translation. This post is about Transit’s “Editor MT” and it is relevant for translators / MT editors,  reviewers and project managers alike. Translators will see how they can … Continue reading

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Transit NXT meets machine translation – nº 1

“CAT meets MT” and the ingenious ways of Transit NXT to make that encounter as beneficial as possible for all users and players is too wide a field than to be dealt with in one single article. We therefore decided … Continue reading

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Short cuts – Nº 13 : Dynamic preview of MS Office files

Semantic and structural context are of vital importance for the correct translation of segments. For this reason, translators often switch back and fourth between the original file and the CAT tool in order to better understand the context in which … Continue reading

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Working with subtitles in Transit NXT

With Service Pack 7, Transit NXT offers the option to translate subtitles for films, corporate videos and presentations. Traditionally subtitling has fallen outside of the scope of translation memory packages, perhaps as it was thought to be too creative a … Continue reading

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Dual Concordance search in Transit NXT

In this tooltip we will see how to use the Dual Concordance search feature offered by Transit NXT. This feature is extremely useful for translators as it provides a wide variety of options to search for a specific term or … Continue reading

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Short cuts – Nº 9 : Inserting Unicode characters

Inserting Unicode characters or special symbols by means of the keyboard is usually complicated. To simplify this, Transit NXT provides you with a character map to insert any symbol or character into your translation.

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