TMX to TBX - XSLT stylesheet or similar
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Aug 24, 2012

Looking for a way to convert bilingual dictionaries from TMX format to TBX. As both are XML I would think an XSLT stylesheet would be the most efficient, but I struggle a good deal with the proper syntax. I am sure someone already created such a stylesheet (or another neat way to easily perform this conversion).

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Xbench... MultiTerm Aug 26, 2012


If you have ApSIC Xbench and MultiTerm then open the TMX in Xbench and then export to tab delimited. Then convert the tab delimited to a MultiTerm termbase with MultiTerm Convert, finally export to TBX from MultiTerm.

That's the only way I know (other than using other CAT tools to perform a similar process) so would also be interested in a none CAT approach.



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Piotr Bienkowski  Identity Verified
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Swordfish III has it Aug 26, 2012

If you install a trial version of Swordfish, then in C:\Program Files\Swordfish III\stylesheets you will find tmx2tbx.xsl

Swordfish the CAT and Anchovy (a terminology tool) have menu commands for running xsl transformations.



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