How to Batch Convert Files to TTX

This topic describes how to convert files to TRADOStag (TTX) format in SDL Trados Translator's Workbench. You may want to do this if the file type is not directly supported in SDL Trados Studio. If you convert it to a TTX you can then open it for translation in SDL Trados Studio. You can do this with the following file types:


  • The files may require additional preparation prior to conversion to a TTX format. For more information, see the SDL Trados 2007 File Formats Reference Guide.

  • You can also convert these files to TTX format in SDL Trados Synergy or SDL Trados TagEditor.

To prepare your files in SDL Trados Translator's Workbench:

  1. In SDL Trados Translator's Workbench, do one of the following:

  1. Select Tools > Translate from the menu bar. The Translate Files dialog box is displayed.

  2. Select or clear the Segment unknown sentences option:

  1. Click Add. The Files to Translate dialog box is displayed.

  2. Select your files and click Open.

  3. Click Translate. Your files are converted to a TTX format and pre-translated if you have a translation memory containing content.


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How To Prepare and Post-Process Files