Tag Archives: Translation

Keeping track of translation jobs

This has happened a couple of times to me: I just forgot to do a job! This usually happens to me with very small tasks and it’s certainly very unpleasant, both for me as well as for my clients. And … Continue reading

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How to translate PDF files

The PDF format is truly ingenious – documents in the PDF format will appear exactly as originally created and intended across all platforms, be it various versions of Windows, MacOS, Linus, Android, you name it. Their only disadvantage is that … Continue reading

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CAT Tools Crash Course – Part 1: What is a CAT tool and how it can be useful to you

Before I explain the basic idea behind all CAT tools, let me consider the naive approach to translating documents. The naive translator You could, of course, open your source document in your source language on one side of your screen, … Continue reading

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How to translate a webpage (or a whole website)

Translating a webpage is a very easy task… if you know how to do it. Definition of a webpage – what is it? Let’s start with a definition what a webpage / website actually is. A webpage is an HTML … Continue reading

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How to translate 5000 words in 3 hours

Yes, this is indeed possible. I remember those times 13 years back when translating 5000 words per DAY would be a major feat…. and I would feel completely exhausted, needing at least 2 days to recover from such a marathon. … Continue reading

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The Ctrl+Alt+Space shortcut and why you should definetely use it

The raison d’etre The Ctrl+Alt+Space shortcut was originally conceived to deal with the formatting tags in SDL Studio, memoQ, Wordfast, XTM etc. That’s because Bohemicus cannot, at least for now, work with the formating tags and it will remove them … Continue reading

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Working with local offline dictionaries

While working with Bohemicus, you can plug-in 2 local offline dictionaries. This can be very useful, because you can look up your terms just by pressing a hotkey combination (Ctrl+Alt+K), without ever leaving your application window. You stay in your … Continue reading

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