Merging and splitting segments

How to merge and split segments in the Translation Editor - Text United desktop app

The following rules apply when merging segments:

  • Segments can be merged if they're both from the same paragraph/text block in the source file

  • Segments can be merged from previously splitted segments

  • Segments cannot be merged if they're from different text block/paragraphs

To merge a segment click on the merge functions from the ribbon menu in the translation editor.

These two separate segments will be merged into one. You can choose additionally to add space between the segments. 

Split Segments

Ton split a selected segmet you have to place care in a split position before you click on Split. If the segment has a translation entered in the target field, you can choose what to do with the translation you can either save it in the first segment as a draft or create two segments with no translation.