DALLASCAO.COM

Site of Cao Shouguang, English to Chinese translator

PlainText 1.10

PlainText 1.10
PlainText makes it easy for you to paste text to an application without getting the formats of the original text. After installing and running PlainText, you can use CTRL+C to copy some text and press CTRL+SHIFT+V to paste the plain text to another application. It is especially useful when you want to copy the content […]Read More

Trados Translators Workbench too slow in Word 2007?

Trados Translators Workbench too slow in Word 2007?
Trados Translators Workbench is actually an add-on to Word. Microsft has released a patch that solves that speed problem of macro codes and it also solves the speed problem of Trados. You can download the patch locally here at my site:Read More

Paste plain text in Word, any in any applications using GT4T

Paste plain text in Word, any in any applications using GT4T
Copy/paste – I know pasting text with format information (e.g. fonts, color, size etc) is an important feature, but probably around 9 out of 10 times we need only to paste the plain text so the text fits into the position pasted. You can paste plain text with Word, to do that, in Word 2003, […]Read More

Google Dictionary for Word (GD4Word)

Google Dictionary for Word (GD4Word)
GD4Word (Google Dictionary for Word) does one simple thing: Select a word, and press CTRL+ALT+D, a Google Dictionary window will open displaying the definition, translation and examples of that word. GD4Word is a Word Macro and it only works inside Microsoft Word. GD4Word is a free version of Google Translate for Translators, a program that […]Read More

Font problem with TRADOS Translator’s Workbench

Font problem with TRADOS Translator’s Workbench
When translating with TRADOS Translator’s Workbench to Chinese, font of English letters in the target language is changed to Chinese font too. English letters usually look ugly in Chinese font. To avoid this, go to Translator’s Workbench window, click on File->Setup->Fonts->and deselect the “all fonts will be converted to the default target language font.”Read More