1C:Translator is designed to facilitate translation and writing of documentation as well as translation of 1C:Enterprise applications and their interfaces into multiple languages.

This book will be useful for ones who would like to start working with 1C:Translator. To understand translation of 1C:Enterprise applications you will need to know basics of development in 1C:Enterprise platform.

Demo and installation

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General features

Detailed explanation of features please see in Key features.

Legal notice

1C LLC is the owner of 1C:Translator, it is a free translation automation application, is distributed "as is", and can be used as a basis for development of your own applications on 1C:Enterprise 8 platform. This program is distributed WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY and 1C Company provides support for this application at 1C:Developer Network forum. In order to use 1C:Translator or applications that are based of it, it is required to own or acquire valid licenses of 1C:Enterprise platform. To study 1C:Translator, you can run it on 1C:Enterprise (training version), keeping in mind the limitations of the training version.

Installation instructions

1C:Translator 2.0 is available in two options: demo intended for study purpose and have certain limitations, and full version, that requires a license for 1C:Enterprise platform to operate.

For an information on supported by 1C:Enterprise platform OS and DBMS please see System requirements.

Installing the demo version

  1. Download 1C:Translator Demo installer of the latest version of 1C:Translator 2.0.
  2. Extract the files from the archive, run setup.exe, and follow the installation wizard instructions.

Installing the full version

  1. Purchase a license for 1C:Enterprise platform.
  2. Download latest version of 1C:Enterprise platform depending on your operating system.
  3. Install 1C:Enterprise platform following instructions in Chapter 2. 1C:Enterprise Installation of 1C:Enterprise. Administration guide.
  4. Register purchased licenses.
  5. Download 1C:Translator Applied solution template installer of the latest version of 1C:Translator 2.0.
  6. Extract the files from the archive, run setup.exe, and follow the installation wizard instructions.
  7. To start 1C:Enterprise, click Start, point to All Programs, point to 1C Enterprise 8, and then click 1C Enterprise.
  8. In the 1C:Enterprise startup dialog box, click Add.
  9. In the Add infobase/folder dialog box, click Create infobase and then click Next.
  10. In the list of configurations, select 1C:Translator/1C:Translator 2.0/<first row (with latest version)> and then click Next.
  11. Specify a name for your infobase (any one you like as it is only used in the list of Infobases) and then click Next.
  12. Specify a path where infobase data will be stored (on a storage with enough space for future data) and then click Next.
  13. Click Ready to complete the wizard.
  14. Select the infobase by name that you specified for it earlier.
  15. Click 1C:Enterprise.
  16. In the User field, select Administrator, and leave the Password field blank.
  17. Click OK.
  18. You will see the quick options window.


Feel free to ask questions on 1C:Translator support forum.