Paired Elements

Paired elements are another special characteristic of XLIFF files. These are inline elements such as, e.g. bpt and ept (short for begin paired tag and end paired tag), which always occur in pairs within a translation unit.

Paired elements are displayed and processed in crossDesk as normal tag pairs, i.e. the opening code of a paired element (e.g. bpt) should be followed by a matching closing code (e.g. ept):