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Translation Manager - Email Sending

As you note, the documentation - and the functionality - is explicit to the actual sending of the translation to the configured translation service. If you want to extend the existing functionality ...
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Where is the "translatable" Schema field setting stored?

This information stored in schema itself (in CM DB) This is standart CM extension point for schemas in schema XSD it looks like this <xsd:element name="NewField" minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="1" ...
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TOM.NET API - create Session in custom Translation Manager event handler

There are two things you can do. First If it is sufficient or preferable for you to get AddedItems during complete event They are available but not loaded. Use ITranslationJob.LoadState ...
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Unable to capture Save event of returning components from Translation Manager

You can try the below events related to Workflow: 1.Event for Workflow process starts EventSystem.Subscribe<ProcessInstance, StartWorkflowEventArgs>(OnProcessInstanceStart, EventPhases....
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Translation issue : validation failed for item

Tridion is validating the content against the schema before working on it and sending it off to the Translation Service (otherwise it would have no chance of being returned and checked-in anyway). In....
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Can we use Translation Manager when we have multiple languages in a single publication?

Tridion Translation Manager requires separate publications. I expect your initial convenience of only having to set up one publication would not turn out very convenient after a short while, but you ...
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Accessing Translation Manager Exception content through the API

Quick note on this one. We were able to grab the error in XML format from the world server response that updates the status of the Translation item. This XML wasn't useful other than it contained "...
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Problem installing TMS in new SDL Web 8.5 CM : "An unexpected error occurred on send"

As you are using Https protocol, please specify the port number as 443 to get rid of the error and continue with installation
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How to read information of Translation Job or connect Translation Manager by CoreService?

For Web 8 you have a dedicated service for this. It's configuration can be found in: \web\WebUI\WebRoot\Web.config Binding: <binding name="TmNetTcpBinding" maxReceivedMessageSize="2147483647" ...
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Triggering translation from workflow in SDL Web 8.5 and Translation server V12

I am sure Eric's solution will work with Web 8.5 as well. But I would not advise you to use Translation Manager Facade as a service (and consume it in your workflow) because, with Web 8.5, the TMS is ...
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Unable to find Translation Manager TmBinaryEndpoint

The workflow agent would look in to "%TRIDION_HOME%\bin\TcmWorkflowAgent.exe.Config" for the Service Model Configuration, So You should check this file for the endpoint configurations In your case, ...
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what does "Aggregate Translation Items" mean?

Aggregation adds all the Content Manager items included in a Translation Job into a single item on the translation management system instead of in separate files for each item. Read more here ...
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Can we use Translation Manager when we have multiple languages in a single publication?

The Blueprint facilitates localization and translation in Tridion. You certainly can dump all your pages into one publication, but, as Lars mentions, this setup will bite you hard not too far down ...
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Adding a UserItem to TranslationJob ERROR

The public constructor for ResolvedItem manipulates the publication of the TcmItem. public ResolvedItem(TcmItem sourceItem, TranslationJob job) { if (sourceItem == null) throw new ...
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Under what condition would Translation Manager unlocalize a translated component

Well, many use cases and tweaking later I can see the specific scenario that will reproduce this. I've documented it here: http://www.tridiondeveloper.com/translation-manager-would-it-ever-unlocalize-...
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I need to find the Translation Management Server version

Translation Manager (TM) is installed as part of the core CMS (it's an optional checkbox in the install); if there are updates to something specific to TM then it would come under the guise of a CMS ...
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Unable to capture Save event of returning components from Translation Manager

Looks like you may be using the wrong event? I don't know which event it is neither, so what I'd probably do is write a small event system that triggers on every event and logs enough details for me ...
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Accessing Translation Manager Exception content through the API

You can get the exception message if you subscribe to the TranslationJob.Error event. But you will then have to store it (if you have a way to find the workflow process instance from the translation ...
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Bundles in Translation Jobs

Bundles, folders, structure groups, categories, keywords, search pages, and pages all work the same way: When the user add an item to a job, it stores a reference to that item only. The tab is called ...
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How do I avoid the need for MSDTC with SDL Web 8 and Translation Manager?

You need to install the cm and tm databases into a single database - as far as i know, all you need to do is specify the same database name (and user I assume) when running the database install ...
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Connect Content Manager Server with two translation systems in SDL Web8

Despite the translation system you select in the installer, you can still configure different translation systems in a single Tridion CM, but it will be a single translation system per Blueprint ...
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Is there any authentication between the CMS and TMS when sending translation jobs

The authentication is done with an API key. This key is set on the Translation settings on the source publication in Tridion. Without this API key it is not possible to setup translation in the CMS ...
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Binding details for Translation Manager using .NET API V2 Service from external source

Binding for TM SOAP service looks like this Binding is netTcpBinding: <netTcpBinding> <binding name="TmNetTcpBinding" maxReceivedMessageSize="2147483647" receiveTimeout="00:10:00" ...
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Translation Job Behavior - UN-localization?

The steps you list are indeed what should happen when sending. After replying I was investigating the code due to other reasons and did find that some versions of Tridion might not have the expected ...
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Changing non-translated fields in localized components

It is unfortunately "just the way it works". You can file an enhancement request (which would obviously not do anything for the existing versions). You can hook into the Tridion save event (TM ...
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How does the CXC Language Cloud BeGlobal API Key work?

We have a demo AMI used worldwide by multiple folks to create their own AWS instances based on it, and we all share the same demo Language Cloud / BeGlobal API key without conflict. We use it to ...
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Multi Level Translation via TMS

Translation Manager will not perform any "chained" translations for you automatically. So no, the assumptions are not correct. A push job is always resulting in translations from a single source to ...
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What can Translation Memory "Recognize" and re-use

This is with the caveat that it's my recent experience; it should be said that I'm sure World Server can discuss any specific requirements / expectations that a client may have and provide the ...
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How Translation Manager Events Work Internally?

The events in Translation Manager versions before SDL Web 8 are basic .NET events. Most likely the reason you see the event raised multiple times is because the job has been loaded more than once - ...
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Send to Translation in Workflow (Auto activity) not sending in-workflow version

(same answer whether this is automatic or manually sent) From SDL Tridion Support We did not support translating items in workflow in 7.1 ... we did bring it into 8.1 fully supported - and also ...
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