What are SDLXLIFF files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a SDLXLIFF file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a SDLXLIFF file?

A .SDLXLIFF file is a SDL Trados XLIFF Localization Data file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open SDLXLIFF files

Important: Different programs may use files with the SDLXLIFF file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your SDLXLIFF file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 2 different SDLXLIFF openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: May 12, 2021

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of SDLXLIFF files. Remember, different programs may use SDLXLIFF files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

SDL Trados StudioSDL Trados StudioUser submitted
VirtaalVirtaalUser submitted

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