Author Archives: Emma Goldsmith

Tweaking Windows on a new computer

A quick guide to the default settings in a fresh Windows installation, and how to make changes to the main interface language, desktop and File Explorer features. Continue reading

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Trados workshop in Barcelona

If you want to get more out of SDL Trados Studio, come to a workshop I’m giving in Barcelona on 1 June. Continue reading

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Penalties and filters in translation memories

How to get the most relevant results from your translation memory in SDL Trados Studio Continue reading

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A new resource for Spanish to English back translators?

A look at the new Dictionary of Anglicisms of US Spanish and its application in informed consent forms Continue reading

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How to create a new translation memory in SDL Trados Studio

… complete with customised TM fields, abbreviations and segmentation rules. Continue reading

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Five years (and 7 months) of Signs & Symptoms of Translation

A look back at five years of blogging and a pdf selection of the best posts. Continue reading

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A review of METM17: part II

A guest post by Valerie Matarese, a long-time attendee of Mediterranean Editors and Translators meetings Continue reading

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