All documents can be saved as ELAN files (
Annotation Format). This includes documents that were created by ELAN itself (see Section 1.2.2) as well as documents that were imported into
ELAN from Shoebox/Toolbox, CHAT, Transcriber etc.(see Section 1.4.2). To save a document as an ELAN
Either use the menu options:
Click onor .
The file chooser will suggest a file name, e.g. based on a linked media file.
Or use the shortcut key CTRL+S.
Apart from the
You also can save in .eaf version 2.7 This is the old version of .eaf (prior to ELAN 4.7) If you have used the controlled vocabularies for instance in ELAN 4.7, and save to eaf version 2.7, you may lose some information (colors may not be remembered for instance).