Extract content from TM and put it into another
Thread poster: Ingo Breuer

Ingo Breuer  Identity Verified
Local time: 21:47
Dutch to German
+ ...
Feb 22, 2012

Two cases that treat approximately the same problem.
The global question is:
How do I work with txml files?
And specifically:
How can I get out part of one txml file and insert it into another?

Case one
I have two txml files ‘tourism’ and ‘middle ages’ for two different projects. Now I discover that an important amount of segments of the one have been recorded in the other. No idea how that could happen, but how can I get the right content into the appropriate file?

Case two
I created different txml files for different tourism related projects. Now I would like to get the content of all the different tourism files into one and only txml file?


Enote  Identity Verified
Local time: 22:47
Member (2007)
English to Russian
TMX Feb 22, 2012

You can use Import/Export TMX feature


Yasmin Moslem  Identity Verified
Local time: 21:47
English to Arabic
Wordfast Classic Data Editor Feb 23, 2012

Dear Ingo,

I think this will be much easier if you use the Data Editor of Wordfast Classic (even the demo version).

Just have one TM as the main TM and the other as BTM. Then, you can simply cut and paste.



To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:

You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

Extract content from TM and put it into another

Advanced search

Translation news related to Wordfast

PerfectIt consistency checker
Faster Checking, Greater Accuracy

PerfectIt helps deliver error-free documents. It improves consistency, ensures quality and helps to enforce style guides. It’s a powerful tool for pro users, and comes with the assurance of a 30-day money back guarantee.

More info »
memoQ translator pro
Kilgray's memoQ is the world's fastest developing integrated localization & translation environment rendering you more productive and efficient.

With our advanced file filters, unlimited language and advanced file support, memoQ translator pro has been designed for translators and reviewers who work on their own, with other translators or in team-based translation projects.

More info »

  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search