TransTools software suite is a free collection of tools specially designed to help translators in various situations. They will maximize your productivity in such common activities as proofreading, pre-formatting documents before translation, creating glossaries, etc.
At the moment, several special enhancements (add-ins) and stand-alone programs have been developed for Microsoft Office applications, Autocad and Windows: TransTools for Microsoft Word, TransTools for Microsoft Excel, TransTools for Microsoft Visio, TransTools for Autocad and TransTools Utilities. These add-ins and programs are free and allow you to maximise your time by using specially designed commands to proof-read documents or worksheets, clean up badly formatted documents to make them easier to translate and to eliminate excessive tags in CAT software, search glossaries, quickly format numbers for the target language, pre-translate common text in documents or worksheets, manually clean Trados-formatted documents, and do much more. Do check out these add-ins and programs (in the menu to the left) and you will find them indispensible.