This documentation refers to PhraseExpress v16 beta. The documentation for current v15 is available here.

Create a new phrase file

Video tutorial

To create a new empty phrase file:
  1. Open the main program window.
  2. Click File » Open » Local phrase file , choose the storage location and enter the desired file name for the new phrase file.
  3. Select, if an additional file node shall be added or if any existing phrase file shall be replaced with the new file:

Replaced phrase files will not be deleted but remain on the hard disk.

The phrase file name must be different for each of multiple loaded phrase files.

Access to a local phrase file by 3rd party programs is read and write locked for the entire time PhraseExpress is running. E.g. a 3rd party backup cannot backup the phrase file while PhraseExpress is running or a cloud synchronization service stuck syncing a phrase file. We recommend to exclude the phrase file from the backup and instead let it backup the backup files created by PhraseExpress.

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