File Extension Library

.TMX File Extension

  • Developer by: Localization Industry Standards Association
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: XML

What are .TMX files and how to open them?

Can't open .TMX file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .TMX file.

What is a .TMX file extension?

.TMX file extension is created by Localization Industry Standards Association. .TMX has been classified as Data Files. The format of .TMX file is XML.

.TMX is Translation Memory Exchange File

File created in the Translation Memory Exchange (TMX) format, an open XML standard used for exchanging translation memory (TM) data created by Computer Aided Translation (CAT) and localization applications; may save words or phrases that have been translated from one language to another; used for transferring the translation memory between different tools and vendors.

NOTE: The TMX format was developed by the Localization Industry Standards Association (LISA), who then released the standard under the Creative Commons license.

List of all softwares that can open the Translation Memory Exchange File
SDL Trados Studio
Maxprograms Swordfish
Maxprograms Swordfish
Maxprograms Swordfish

How to fix problems with .TMX files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .TMX files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .TMX file format
  2. You need to check the .TMX file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)