Editing a source text

Procedure

To edit a source text, proceed as follows:

  1. Click the Apps icon in the top bar and select Backoffice
    Result: The Backoffice module appears.
  2. Click Source texts in the menu on the left-hand side.
    Result: The list of source texts is displayed.
  3. Click on the source text you want to edit.
    Result: You can see a preview of the source text.
  4. Click Edit in the top right corner.
  5. To edit the contents of the source text, you can:
    • Click Import .sdlxliff or .docx and select a file from your computer to import.
      Result: The selected file will be imported and will replace all the previous input.
    • Manually edit the source text.
    • edit the name of the source text.
    • edit the source language.
  6. Click Save in the top right corner.
    Result: All changes have been saved and the original file has been replaced.

Warning: A source text can no longer be edited when it has been used in a translation assignment, and translations have been submitted for this assignment. If a source text is no longer editable, you can duplicate it and edit the duplicated source text.

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