Trados Studio 2021 Service Release 1

The latest FREE update to Trados Studio 2021

Service Release 1 (SR1) for Trados Studio 2021 adds a wealth of new productivity and usability enhancements to the desktop application and also Trados Live – Studio’s cloud companion. Altogether these improvements will boost efficiency and make translating much easier.

Improved productivity with automatic tag placement

Studio 2021 SR1 can now automatically insert tags into your translation segments, saving you considerable time and effort. Tags that contain information about your document’s formatting, such as font and color, are automatically inserted into a translation segment, so you can be sure that your formatting is correctly replicated from the source through to translated document.
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More flexibility between cloud and desktop working

Project packages downloaded from Trados Live now include project translation memories (TM) and termbases, enabling users to utilize them entirely offline in Trados Studio 2021. 

Trados Live now offers better synchronization of project settings such as QA checker and tag verifier with Trados Studio 2021. Users now also have more control over the projects view with the choice to display only the cloud projects associated with the tenant currently being accessed.


3,000 neural machine translation language combinations now available

Neural machine translation (NMT) capabilities from RWS are available in over 3,000 language combinations via Trados Studio! Our secure NMT is the perfect solution for translators looking to automatically translate content. Plus, Trados Studio users can use up to 500,000 NMT characters per month, per account, for FREE! 

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Improved terminology capabilities

The SR1 enhancements to MultiTerm 2021 make working with terminology easier, faster and more intuitive. Search, filter and quickly add picklist items using both mouse and/or keyboard, plus faster access to the termbase browse list and the termbase dialog box. 

Trados Live Terminology users will now experience more parity between MultiTerm and Trados Live Terminology. Enjoy familiar term recognition settings and more accurate term recognition when working in Trados Studio, helping to enhance terminology verification.

Other enhancements

Trados Studio 2021 SR1 also includes a number of other enhancements and improvements including:

  • Online help is now fully localized
  • A more robust experience when working with remote resources
  • Better error handling in Studio when using cloud projects
  • SDLXLIFF file type support is now available for Trados Live
  • Bug fixes - for more information see the SR1 Release Notes.
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