Overview: Import Wizard

The Import wizard is used to import data into your translation memory. Imported data contains translation units with their associated fields. You can only import supported document types.

 

NOTE

In order to import data into a translation memory, the translation memory must already exist and be displayed in the navigation pane.

 

To display this wizard for the active translation memory, select File > Import from the menu bar in the Translation Memories view.

The wizard is made up of the following pages:

 

Page

Description

Import Files

This is where you select the documents to import. You can select files individually and you can select folders.

Click here for more information.

TMX Import Options

This page is displayed if you are importing a translation memory (TMX). You can filter unwanted translation units out of the import and specify how you want unknown fields to be handled.

Click here for more information.

Bilingual Document Import Options

This page is displayed if you are importing bilingual (XLIFF, TTX, ITD) documents.

You can choose to include or exclude translation units from the import based on their translation status.

Click here for more information.

General Import Options

This is where you specify general import settings. For example, this is where you specify how you want invalid translation units to be handled.

Click here for more information.

Importing

This page is displayed when the import is taking place. It tracks the import progress and displays import statistics.

Click here for more information.

 

 

Related Topics

Import Wizard > Import Files

Import Wizard > TMX Import Options

Import Wizard > Bilingual Document Import Options

Import Wizard > General Import Options

Import Wizard > Importing