How does the integration work?

Install Smartcat for Linux on your desktop to translate any file on your computer. You’ll get a translation produced by the best-in-class machine translation engines for your chosen language pair.

How do I use the integration?


Install Smartcat for Linux and sign up to your Smartcat account.


Open the app whenever you want to translate some text.


Use a handy shortcut to automatically translate the text in your clipboard and copy the translation to your clipboard.

For a detailed step-by-step guide, check out this help article

How can I benefit from the integration?

Once the integration is set up, you can benefit from all of Smartcat’s features. In particular:

You can translate any text on your Linux computer in a few clicks.

The integration automatically picks the best machine translation engine for each specific language pair to deliver high-quality automatic translation.

If you already use Smartcat, you can use your existing translation memories to get the most accurate translation possible.