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First steps with Wordfast Classic 6 (video) (by Dominique Pivard)

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This video shows how to translate a Word document from scratch in Wordfast Classic 6.45 (latest version as per October 2016).
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Besides standard CAT tool features (TM, terminology, concordance search), this video by Dominique Pivard demonstrates some of the more advanced features of Wordfast Classic such as inflected terminology support, AutoSuggest and term propagation.
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First steps with Memsource Editor v. 5 (2015) (by Dominique Pivard)

First steps with Memsource Editor v. 5 (2015) (by Dominique Pivard) | Translator Tools | Scoop.it

This video walks you through translation of a Word document from scratch in the Windows version of Memsource Editor 5.174 (October 2015). The video demonstrates such operations as project and job creation, importing of an existing TMX file into a translation memory, adding a new termbase and importing an Excel sheet into it, and using the desktop Memsource Editor to translate the document instead of the online editor.

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How to modify keyboard layout for curly apostrophes (video) (by Dominique Pivard)

How to modify keyboard layout for curly apostrophes (video) (by Dominique Pivard) | Translator Tools | Scoop.it

This video shows how to modify an existing keyboard layout using the Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator, a free utility that works all versions of Windows from XP to 10. On the modified layout, the straight apostrophe is replaced by its curly version, while the straight apostrophe is added to the same key, when used with the Ctrl key...

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Dominique Pivard demonstrates how to enter special characters from your keyboard by adjusting the keyboard layout using Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator tool. He shows how to do this for the curly apostrophe, but you can easily adjust your keyboard layout to enter accented characters and other symbols using this technique.

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How to align documents with Wordfast Autoaligner (with video) (by Dominique Pivard)

How to align documents with Wordfast Autoaligner (with video) (by Dominique Pivard) | Translator Tools | Scoop.it
Wordfast Autoaligner can be accessed from within Wordfast Anywhere. Aligning is performed by dragging and dropping up to three pairs (source and target) of documents and uploading them. Wordfast Autoaligner figures out the language of each document and which is which. Once source and target documents have been assigned to each others, the detected language pair can be switched to the opposite direction.
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Dominique Pivard demonstrates how to use Wordfast Autoaligner in Wordfast Anywhere cloud service to align documents.
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First steps with Wordfast Pro 4 Beta (Video) (by Dominique Pivard)

Wordfast Pro 4 is the latest version as of September 2015, following Wordfast Pro 3 (released in early 2012). New features include a WYSIWYG editor, a ribbon-based interface and projects with multiple target languages. This video shows how to translate a Word document from scratch in Wordfast Pro 4. 

Wordfast Pro 4 (exact version used: 4.5.0) is still a beta version. It will be released as a “Public Preview” on 30-Sep-2015, while the final version should be available in early 2016.

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Dominique Pivard demonstrates the new features in the latest beta release of Wordfast Pro 4.

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First steps with SDL Trados Studio 2015 (video) (by Dominique Pivard)

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This video shows how to translate a Word document from scratch in SDL Trados Studio 2015. The document is translated interactively, using such features as AutoSuggest, auto-propagation, fuzzy matches and concordance search against an imported reference TM...

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Dominique Pivard demonstrates how to use SDL Trados Studio 2015 to create a project, create a termbase using terminology from an Excel glossary, import a reference TM for concordance searching, import a translatable document, and finally translate the document using concordance, term matches, AutoSuggest feature, auto-propagation, fuzzy matches, etc. At the end, the final translated document is created.

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