Editing TMX files in X-Editor

You can edit both the source and target fields.

  1. After you have processed a TMX file, double-click an error.
    If you want to edit a TMX file without processing it first, load it in QA Distiller and then click Settings > X-Editor > Load.
    X-Editor opens automatically.
  2. Do one or more of the following:
    IfThen
    You want to undo an edit. Press CTRL+Z.
    You want to redo an edit. Press CTRL+Y.
    You want to delete a translation unit. Select the translation unit and click Delete entry.
    You want to insert a tab. Press CTRL+TAB.
    You want to delete a tag. Select the entire tag and click Delete tag or press the DELETE button on your keyboard.
    Note: Tags are protected to prevent creating invalid TMX files. You can only delete entire tags.
    You want to modify a tag in a different way. Right-click the tag and click on what you want to do.
  3. Click Save.
  4. Close the X-Editor window.