Entries by Star Translation

Riddle

I have a ring, but not hands, I used to be plugged into the wall but now I follow you everywhere. What am I? (Answer below)       Answer: Telephone.   Leave a comment or share your own riddle with us.   The STAR Team

Top 10 Countries that speak the most languages

Which country has the largest number of languages ​​spoken? At first, you might think of the country with the largest population, but surprisingly, the answer is not China, India or any other big country. It is Papua New Guinea. It’s a country of only 462,840 square kilometers with a population of just over seven million. […]

Roland Garros | French Open Tennis Facts

Roland Garros French Open As the French Open starts here are some interesting facts for tennis fans. Roland Garros Fun Facts: Roland Garros is named after a French fighter pilot who was acknowledged as the first man to fly over the Mediterranean Sea. In 1968, it became the first Grand Slam tournament to allow amateurs […]

World Quiche Day

How to make a quiche for World Quiche Day… Ingredients Crust 30 ml (1 3/4 cup) unbleached all purpose flour • 2.5 ml (1/2 teaspoon) baking powder • 125 ml (1/2 cup) cold, unsalted butter, cut into cubes • 90 ml (6 tablespoons) of ice water • 1 egg Garnish • 225 g (1/2 lb.) […]

Creating a Project | Transit Training

Creating a Project in Transit To translate a document using Transit, you must first create a project. A wizard helps you to do this by guiding you step-by-step through the functions so you cannot forget any settings. Selecting Project | Administration | Create takes you to the Create new project window: Create new project window […]

Translating Text | Transit Training

Translating text If the language pair is open, the text appears in the editor window in two panes – green for the source language and red for the target language. When you begin translation, the majority of the text in the target-language pane is usually not translated and is therefore still in the source language. […]

Static and Dynamic Viewers | Transit Training

Static and dynamic viewers For particular file types, Transit offers static or dynamic viewers. Those viewers can display the document text you are translating in the Transit editor in the original layout. In a static viewer the source-language document text is displayed in the original layout.  In a dynamic viewer the current status of the […]

Working with Terminology | Transit Training

   Overview A key component of Transit is the TermStar NXT terminology management system. In TermStar NXT, you can create dictionaries and save general or project-specific terminology to them. You use TermStar NXT in Transit in the following ways: Terminology search (see section 5.7.3 “Searching for terminology”). View terminology suggestions in dictionaries for the active […]