Working with PDF files
Working with PDF files in Transifex is supported by converting to DocX, HTML, PPTX, or XLSX files. In case your PDF contains tabular data, please consider conversion to XLSX.
Here are some conversion tools that you can use with your PDF files:
This is a free online converter service that supports PDF files. You can use it to upload or download files up to 15Mb in size. The free service allows for 1 file upload per hour. Some of the available conversion options include DocX, PPTX, and XLSX which are all supported by Transifex.
Another free online service that allows conversion to DocX, TXT, and XLSX for documents up to 200 pages or 50 Mb. The free service allows for 3 files uploads per hour. Any uploaded files are automatically deleted after 2 hours.
It's another free online converter offering options for DocX, PPTX, and XLSX. Any uploaded files are deleted after 2 hours.
For cases where you want to avoid uploading your PDF to an online tool, here are some options you can install on your computer.
Acrobat DC is available on both PC and Mac devices, supporting exports to DocX, PPTX, and XLSX.
An application that is available for PC and Mac devices. It allows you to convert PDFs to DocX, HTML, and XLSX.
Soda PDF offers an online conversion tool too supporting the same formats, DocX, HTML, and XLSX.
Working with intermediate files exported from a PDF most probably will require some tweaking to move any images to a new position so that the localized text fits better, or fix an unsupported Font Family for a specific language.
When you are done processing the intermediate DocX, PPTX, HTML, or XLSX file, visit the Print option in your tool of choice and select 'Print to file' to generate the final localized PDF version.