8.3. Setting Preferences

To configure the preferences, select Felix ‣ Felix Preferences` from the menu. The Felix Preferences dialog appears.

There are four tabs in the Felix Preferences dialog: The View tab, the Format tab, the Segmentation tab, and the Translation History tab.

8.3.1. View Tab

Interface Language:
English:
Set the interface language to English
Japanese:
Set the interface language to Japanese
After last text on slide:
Go to next slide
Go to the next slide, and select the first segment there.
Go to top of slide
Select the first segment on this slide.
Ask me
Display a confirmation dialog box that asks me what to do.
Raise Felix window on Felix command
Select this checkbox to raise the Felix window to the top when you execute a Felix command.
Keyboard Shortcuts...

Display the Keyboard shortcuts dialog box.

The Keyboard Shortcuts dialog box for PowerPoint

The Keyboard Shortcuts dialog box for PowerPoint

8.3.2. Format Tab

Preserve Formatting:

Select whether each of the following types of text formatting information are to be preserved.

  • Font Color
  • Bold
  • Italic
  • Underline

8.3.3. Segmentation Tab

End of Segment Characters:
These are the characters that mark the end of a segment.
Skip segments containing only numbers:
Useful when translating tables of figures and the like. When selected, Felix will skip over number-only segments.
Double-byte Characters:
Skip if there are Asian chars:
Skip any segments that contain Asian (Japanese/Korean/Chinese) characters.
Skip unless there are Asian chars:
Skip any segments that do not contain any Asian characters.
Translate all (default):
Translate all segments regardless of whether or not they contain Asian characters.