How to Convert TMs and TermBases from one CAT TOOL's format into another (Trados/Wordfast/MemoQ/Dejavu)

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Topics: DTP - Desktop Publishing
Atril Déjà vu
SDL Trados
Wordfast training
CAT tool training
Terminology management

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Start time:Jun 3, 2015 13:00 GMT     Add to calendar

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Summary:- Getting to know the TMX standard format required for any TMs conversions - Getting to know TBX standard format needed for DataBese (Glossaries) conversions - Getting to know tricks and shortcuts to better achieve your aimes
In case you are required to work with different CAT TOOLs (Wordfast/SDL Trados Studio/MemoQ/DejaVu) you will need to know how to convert TMs and TermBases (Glossaries) from one format into another one. By following this 3-hour webinar you will find out how to do it quickly and easily.
Target audience
- Expert and professional translators who are required to work with different CAT TOOLs
- Non-professional and inexperienced translators who would like to know more about CAT TOOLs
- Agency employees who often need to convert resources from one format to another one.
Learning objectives
You will learn how to deal with all major TM and TermBase formats and how you can convert them from Wordfast/SDL Trados/MemoQ/DejaVu own-format into TMX-format and vice-versa. Having to match with different TMs formats will no longer be a problem for you!
- Basic knowledge of CAT TOOLs in general
- Basic knowledge of main CAT TOOLs such as Wordfast/SDL Trados Studio/MemoQ/DejaVu
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- Creating TMs for each CAT TOOL
- Converting each own-format TM into the TMX standard format
- Converting TMX standard format TM into own-format TM for each CAT TOOL (Wordfast/Trados/MemoQ/DejaVu)
- Creating TermBases for each CAT TOOL
- Converting each TermBase into TBX standard format
- Converting TBX standard format TermBase into own-format TermBase for each CAT TOOL (Wordfast/Trados/MemoQ/DejaVu)
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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
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