File Formats

Tips and Tricks: Translating Common Document Formats

The Across Translator Edition enables you to translate all common file formats – from Microsoft Word documents to user interface texts. We have summarized everything you need to know before launching a project in a nutshell. Especially if you need to translate a file format for the first time, the information will make your work with the Across Translator Edition easier.

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HTML is THE language of the World Wide Web: Each of the approximately one billion websites worldwide with their countless web pages ultimately consists of HTML.

HTML Translation Done Right


XML is a standardized markup language that has recently experienced a sharp rise in significance. XML is often used for the management of structured data.

XML Translation Done Right


XLIFF is a file format that is used exclusively in the fields of translation and localization and that has become increasingly popular in recent years.

XLIFF Translation Done Right

Microsoft Word

Tips and tricks for translating Microsoft Word documents, the text processing program used by more than 1.2 billion users.

Word Translation Done Right

Microsoft PowerPoint

Tips and tricks for translating Microsoft PowerPoint files, the world's most widely used software for creating presentations.

PowerPoint Translation Done Right

Microsoft Excel

Tips and tricks for translating Microsoft Excel files, the world's most widely used spreadsheet program.

Excel Translation Done Right