Features. Trial. Installation. Download. Source code. Documentation. Q & A.

Feature Overview

Important features of translate5 introduced.


translate5 is an open source translation management system.

Many different language resources are and can be integrated for pre-translation purposes and to get matches. Translation Memories (TM), Machine Translation systems (MT) and terminology databases alike.

What is special about it (especially the Visual Translation), you find in our solutions section.

A very comprehensive and complete overview of features you find in translate5’s wiki.

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translate5 installation is easy for experienced system administrators.

How you do it is outlined in translate5’s confluence wiki.

For help please contact MittagQI for support.

Download & source code

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The latest release as zip package can be downloaded here.

Please follow the installation manual for installations. You only need the download, when the installation manual points you to this page.

Updates are automatically retrieved by the translate5 updater. Always use the updater to update.

Source code on github

The public translate5 repository you can find on github.

Please note: This does not include those translate5 plug-ins, that are sold open source.

Installation via github is not recommended at all. Please use the translate5 installation procedure.


translate5’s documentation is a Confluence-based wiki system.

The wiki is structured in 3 main spaces for the 3 main user target groups.

Everyone is welcome to contribute.


End users

End users (PMs and linguists alike ) find basic usage information in their space.

Also a condensed but complete overview of features can be found here, along with some more detailed but still incomplete feature descriptions.

System administrators


How is translate5 architecture build?

How can I integrate translate5 via REST or by only using its editor component?

How can I write plug-ins and which plug-ins do exist?

Change log

Look up release notes

You find the release notes (aka “Change log”) in 2 different places:

Please note: For every change a JIRA issue number is listed. Details on the change you find by looking up the issue in translate5 JIRA.

Visual Translation

Questions & Answers

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translate5’s free community help is a Questions & Answers system and integrated in translate5’s wiki.

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