Exporting plain XLIFF
Thread poster: Lincoln Hui
| | Lincoln Hui
Local time: 13:55
Chinese to English
Basically, nothing happens when I click [Plain XLIFF for other tools] (no pop-up, no dialog, no nothing). I'm using memoQ 2015.
| | ADSTRAD
Local time: 06:55
English to French
| well apparently it's normal || May 24, 2018 |
shitty, but normal
•Save a compressed file check box: For smaller file size, check this check box. memoQ creates XLIFF files in a ZIP (*.mqxlz). MQXLZ cannot be imported into other tools. You need to export as *.mqxliff. In order to do this, click the [Plain XLIFF for other tools] link. This will automatically deactivate all check boxes that are needed for a MQXLZ export and will generate MQXLIFF files.
it's a shame we can't generate files with plain .xlf extension.
| Normal behaviour || May 25, 2018 |
This behaviour is absolutely normal and allowed under the XLIFF specification. Tool vendors can create their own variants of plain XLIFF, hence .mqxlif and .sdlxlif and .txlf and a few others.
What can't you do with .mqxlif? You can use it anywhere that XLIFF is supported. The core file structure is the same.
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