File Import Settings

PDF (Portable Document Format)

PDF files can be media-rich and have some security features. This makes them difficult to work with in external applications. It is recommended to work with the source material used to create the PDF.

File Types

  • .PDF

Import Options

  • Filter

    • Default

      Only for analysis purposes and file size is limited to 100 MB. If an imported PDF file is translated, output will only be in the form of an unformatted text file. A warning will be displayed in the Jobs Table concerning the translation of PDF files.

    • TransPDF

      The import of PDF files for translation purposes is through an integration with TransPDF and requires an account with TransPDF. The download of completed PDF files is a paid service through TransPDF.

      To integrate with TransPDF, follow these steps:

      1. Create an account with TransPDF.

      2. From the Setup Setup_gear.png page, scroll down to the Integrations section and click on TransPDF.

        The TransPDF page opens.

      3. Provide TransPDF Username and Password.

      4. Click Save.

        Credentials are saved for the integration.


    When creating jobs via TransPDF, do not use the ampersand (&) character in the filenames. This character causes an Unexpected character error on import.

Was this article helpful?

Sorry about that! In what way was it not helpful?

The article didn’t address my problem.
I couldn’t understand the article.
The feature doesn’t do what I need.
Other reason.

Note that feedback is provided anonymously so we aren't able to reply to questions.
If you'd like to ask a question you can leave a public comment below or Submit a request to our Support team.
Thank you for your feedback.



Article is closed for comments.