Online Free Tools For Professional Translators Open source CAT TOOLS, PDF Converters, Aligners, Special characters editors etc.

Formats: Webinar presentations
Topics: Getting established in the translation industry
Marketing tools for translators
Working with translation teams
Grow your translation business
Marketing for translators
Software, tools & computing
Business of Translation and Interpreting

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Start time:Apr 3, 2018 15:00 GMT     Add to calendar

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Language:English
Duration:120 minutes
Summary:To enhance your translation productivity you may need some useful applications that can easily be found free of charge!
Description
You will get acquainted step by step with some of the main free softwares used by professional translators.

Training plan:

- Free CAT TOOLs (Wordfast-Anywhere > Web application, ANY OS)
- Free Terminology Research programs (IntelliWebSearch - It has been reported to work correctly on Mac and Linux systems with Windows emulation software. Mac and Linux users who have tested and are sure the tool works correctly on their computers are also welcome to attend.

- Free dictionaries (Web-based solutions - OS independent)
- Free DeskTop solutions (PhraseExpress only for Win - Mac's alternative: TextExpander)
- Free useful converters (Web-based solutions - OS independent)
Target audience
Any Professional Translators and new students attending translation schools
Learning objectives
How to find, download and use many useful applications likely to be ncessary for the translation industry - all this free of charge!
Prerequisites
No special requisites.
Program
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- Free CAT TOOLs
- Free Terminology Research programs
- Free dictionaries
- Free DeskTop solutions
- Free useful converters
Software and system requirements (click to expand)
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For PC-based Users:

• Required: Windows Vista – Windows 10
• Required: Google Chrome v39 or later; Mozilla Firefox v34 or later; Internet Explorer v8 or later (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled)
• Required software: GoToWebinar desktop app; JavaScript enabled
• NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.

• Internet Connection Required: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
• Recommended: 2GB or more of RAM (recommended)


For Mac®-based Users:

• Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) – 10.11 (El Capitan)
• Required: Microsoft Edge; Apple Safari v6 or later
• Required software: GoToWebinar desktop app; JavaScript enabled
• NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.

• Internet Connection Required: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
• Recommended: 2GB or more of RAM (recommended)

Join from Android

• 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



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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.
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• We recommend that you log in 30 minutes in advance of the start time to prepare for the training course.

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Early payment is advised in order to secure participation and help reach the course minimum participation - unfortunately, courses may occasionally be cancelled or rescheduled, if the confirmed participation in advance is very low.
Trainer
 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 ProZ.com 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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