Feature Chart
Last updated: February 12, 2015

  RC-WinTrans 10 RC-WinTrans 7
Feature Translator Professional  
Viewer, Editor, and WYSIWYG display for dialog box and menu items
.NET Forms Editor for displaying and editing .NET custom controls- source and target view display
Quality assurance checks- over a dozen different quality assurance check functions, plus advanced features for finding, reviewing, and correcting errors
Source file changes detection and translation data update
Microsoft Word: capability to edit translations with MS Word
Source file changes handling.
Changed source data indication and detailed display of changes.
Automatic translation.
Images translation.
Extensive "Project Data View" with data filters and statistic
ActiveX binary property data translation.
Repetitions view and automatic translation of repeated items
Execution of VBA user macros
Extendible to include resource type editors for custom-made resources
HTML user view capabilities.
Spell Check
Built-in spell checker for 15 Western languages
Using the Microsoft Word spell checker.
Import and Export
Microsoft Excel (.xls ans .xlsx files)
Text files (key pair files)
TMX data exchange via TMX Import/Export add-on.  
TMX file data exchange (integrated solution).    
Import from already translated resource files
Text dictionary-supported translation (formats: CSV and TMX)
RC-WinTrans 7 dictionary-supported translation (format: .ddb, Access DB)
Translation Memory (TM)
Trados (V3.0-V7.5) translation memories (tmw).
SDL Trados TMs (SDL Trados Studio 2009 and 2011) ("TM Workbench" add-on)
memoQ 5.0 Server TMs ("TM Workbench" add-on)
Machine Translation
Google/Microsoft Machine Translation ("MT" add-on)
Automation and Extendability
Integrated Microsoft VBA development environment
Extendable with VBA macro-based add-ons.
Extendable with VBA macro-based custom file converters.
Command line tool
COM automation interface
Supported File Types
.NET 1.1, 2.0, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5: RESX, RESOURCES, DLL, EXE
WPF -- WPF BAML resources in .NET Assembly EXE/DLL files.
Win 32: RC, EXE, DLL, OCX
Win32: Translation of ActiveX controls embedded in dialog box resources
XML (via customized XSL stylesheets)
Windows INI and Unix INI files
Java properties files
DFM -- Borland Delphi (text only, no layout)
XLIFF (bilingual XML), Version 1.1 and 1.2
WXL -- WiX Localization files
TS -- Bilingual XML
PO -- GNU PO files
C, CPP -- C/C++ header files with (only) string definitions
ADM -- Microsoft Administrative template files
TXT -- tab separated key pair
Extendibility for user-defined file formats (custom file converters)
MC -- Message Compiler text files
Apple iOs Strings and Storyboard XML files
Project Management
Create translation projects
Add/Remove files to/from translation projects
Create projects for distributed translation
Integrated Microsoft VBA development environment
Add-ons to extend/integrate functionality
COM automation interface
User Interface Specials
Quick Launch View (in 11 Languages)
Samples View (in 11 Languages)
User Interface Language
French and German
Multi-Languge Views in 11 different languages