How to manage XLIFF Files for Localization? | Ayman Elbadawy

The concept behind the XLIFF format.

The Structure of the XLIFF file

Converting Content to XLIFF format

How to prepare XLIFF files?

Why should we do additional steps during the preparation?

  • The Translation Memory will not be accurate.
  • The total word count will be higher without reason due to this additional amount of non-translatable content.
  • If any of this content (code) was changed by accident during the translation, the structure of the web page or the mobile App will be corrupted and the application or the web page will not work properly.

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