Terminology Concepts

Introduction to Terminology

Before you use Acrolinx, it’s important to understand some key concepts in the Acrolinx approach to terminology management.

What Is Terminology?

Acrolinx Terminology Basics

Acrolinx Terminology Management Tools

The Terminology Manager

Manage your terms and terminology data with the Terminology Manager. Learn how to search and filter in your Terminology and create new terms.

Terminology Manager

The Term Browser

The Term Browser is a companion to the Acrolinx Terminology Manager. It's a reference tool for anyone who needs quick access to information in the terminology database.

Term Browser

Term Contributor

The Term Contributor is for users who may not have access to the Terminology Manager but need an efficient way to submit discovered terms to the terminology database.

Term Contributor

Term Transfer Tool

The Term Transfer Tool is a simple standalone tool that you can use to import terms, export terms, and to create or restore terminology database backups.

Term Transfer Tool

Terminology Tab

Writers can use the Terminology Tab to discover terms, review them, and potentially add them to your terminology, all from the Sidebar.

Terminology Tab