7.3. 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.

7.3.1. View Tab

Interface Language:
English:
Set the interface language to English
Japanese:
Set the interface language to Japanese
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 Word

The Keyboard Shortcuts dialog box for Word

7.3.2. Format Tab

Preserve Formatting:

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

  • Font Name
  • Font Color
  • Bold
  • Italic
  • Underline
  • Superscript/subscript

7.3.3. 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.

7.3.4. Translation History Tab

Use translation history:
Select whether to use the Translation History feature in Word. See Translation History for details.