Deleting all the entry for a language in a Multiterm database
Thread poster: Geneviève Granger

Geneviève Granger  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 09:47
Member (2006)
German to French
+ ...
Jul 17

Hello,

is it possible to delete all entries for a selected language in Multiterm?

Au customer has given me huge databases containing all sorts of languages I have no use of. It would make the database lighter if I could remove all the languages I don't need.

Thanks in advance,
Geneviève


 

Kevin Fulton  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 03:47
German to English
Use Microsoft Access Jul 17

Several years ago a customer supplied me with a multilingual Multiterm database. I ascertained that the files were based on MS Access, and asked a friend who used Access to delete the languages. I don't recall the exact procedure, but it was apparently easy – it took just a few keystrokes to select the columns containing the extraneous languages. I then reimported the remaining file into a new Multiterm db.

 

Stepan Konev  Identity Verified
Russian Federation
Local time: 10:47
English to Russian
Try Google Jul 17

https://community.sdl.com/product-groups/translationproductivity/f/multiterm/14189/is-it-possible-to-remove-a-language-from-a-multiterm-term-base

 


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