Custom.MT Translation

Custom.MT Translation

By Custom.MT



With Custom.MT Translation, you can use more Machine Translation brands in Trados. The following providers are currently supported:

  • Amazon
  • DeepL
  • Globalese
  • Google
  • LanguageWire
  • Microsoft
  • ModernMT
  • Pangea
  • Systran
  • Tencent TranSmart
  • TextShuttle
  • XL8
  • Yandex

You can also connect your own Open Source based models (Marian, M2M-100/Facebook).


  • Easy management of a multi-vendor MT portfolio
  • Glossary support in DeepL
  • Templates feature

Set up which model will be used for each domain and language pair.

  • Customized Domains for your translation projects

Domains are used for your Templates and define the subject for which language models perform the best. For example, you can link MT models trained with Life Sciences data to the "Life Sciences" domain.

  • Back-up engines for a continuous workflow
  • Real-time detailed statistics

Please note: To activate the plugin, create an account on Custom.MT Console and get an API key on the Translations->Credentials tab.

How to set up the plugin:

When you run Trados 2021, you will be prompted to allow the plugin to load: Click "Yes" to load the plugin. To make sure the plugin is successfully installed, navigate to "Add-Ins" at the ribbon menu and select "Plug-Ins". The "CustomMT" plugin should be listed in the opened window.

To add the Custom.MT to your project, open the Project's Settings. Then, go to Language Pairs -> All language pairs/Specific language pair -> Translation Memory and Automated Translation and click on Use -> Custom.MT Translation. The Custom.MT settings window will open: enter your Custom.MT user token provided by the platform and click "Verify".

If your token is correct and you have available templates for the Project's language pair, a list of all the available templates will be loaded. Select the template to be used for the specific Project and click "OK".

Technical details


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Version 2022.1.0.0

Checksum: b6702ea807ca4850c8e7ba6a5a1895bc64332fb4

Supported products:

  • Trados Studio 2022

Version 2021.1.1.0

Checksum: 3119c29ca2055eec731fce366e41a4bd9b2abeec

Supported products:

  • Trados Studio 2021

Version 2019.1.1.0

Checksum: d8ddea9ccd032d3cf8f67d2d19778037228431c5

Supported products:

  • SDL Trados Studio 2019