Apart from their working languages and the specialized knowledge required for their jobs, translators need various technical skills in order to meet customer requirements.
Meanwhile, only few translators work without a CAT tool. A CAT tool enables translators to work in a very flexible way and to process documents in diverse file formats. To do so, they do not need to have every program (e.g. FrameMaker, InDesign) installed on their systems.
In this article, we will present seven file formats that translators often encounter.