Acrolinx Desktop Checker - Supported Content

Use the Acrolinx Desktop Checker to quickly and easily check content from many different sources. Open a file from your computer or copy and paste text into the Acrolinx editor area. You can also build a lightweight Acrolinx solution into your content workflow using the command line options.

What You Can Check

The Acrolinx Desktop Checker checks all file types that are supported by your Acrolinx Platform.

Acrolinx VersionFile types
5.3Text, HTML, XML, Markdown
5.4Text, HTML, XML, Markdown, JSON (beta), .properties (beta), Java comments (beta)
5.5 -- 2018.12Text, HTML, XML, Markdown, JSON, .properties, Java comments, C++ comments
2019.02 – latestText, HTML, XML, Markdown, JSON, .properties, Java comments, C++ comments, YAML

The Desktop Checker includes an Acrolinx text editor with an integrated Sidebar. To check new content, you can either open a file from the text editor or paste the text directly into the text field. You can also run the Desktop Checker from the command line. This gives you the option to build a lightweight Acrolinx solution into your content workflow.