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Where the WordPress Core Translation is “actually” taking place?

I'm a WordPress Core Bengali translator, currently translating and/or fixing existing translations of WordPress 3.8x Bengali in Translate.WordPress.org. Suddenly, yesterday I got an update ...
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Translating dynamic strings

In my form I have a dropdown. I'm getting the values and labels of the dropdown dynamically from SugarCRM via it's rest API. I would need to translate these strings. I tried to pass the dynamic ...
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How to auto-translate custom user roles?

I developed a small plugin that adds (or to be more precise: first deletes then adds again) some custom user roles. Each of these roles is set up in a way like this: function ...
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Localization, escape html elements mid-sentance

I am trying to translate a few strings inside of a new plugin I'm about to release. I have a string set up like : <?php _e('The image <em>MUST</em> be less than <strong>500 ...
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How to tell a theme to use different .mo and .po files?

I have a theme which loads .po and .mo files to display strings in English. I want to have only one language (Polish), but those two files are en_US. I tried replacing content in the en_US.po file but ...
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Translate arguments of a user added custom code

I needed to hardcode some extra code to a existing portfolio-template. Now there are two arguments which values need to be translated: <a href="/news/" class="hover-on"> <div ...
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WPML language tags (Qtranslate feature)

I for many years used qtranslate plugin for translating my wordpress websites, but for now I decided to use other plugin, called WPML. And now I'm struggled with one problem: I am missing one ...
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Using _e() on text inside video tags prints that text, instead of only showing when html5 <video> element is not supported

I'm creating a wordpress theme in which I'm creating a shortcode for a video. Part of the output of this shortcode is something like this: $result .= '<video class="fullWidth" width="auto" ...
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How to load theme textdomain from plugin?

I built a simple localization plugin to suit some specifications needed by my orgnanization. For each language there is a single .mo file that contains both the theme translations as the page content ...
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GlotPress - WordPress integration

http://translate.wordpress.org/projects using same header & footer with wordpress.org main site and their login system works together too.. How can i do that? (P.S: Any other GlotPress & ...
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Best practice to separate translate Backend and Frontend

I currently building wordpress themes, using customizer for almost all part of themes it self. also bundling it with own themes option. i wonder how the best practice to translating backend but ...
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White Space on translated strings lost

This is really crazy – I've done it before but now the whitespaces in placeholders in my translation strings are lost. For example this is translation of my pot: This entry was posted in %1$s and ...
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Best pratice to make taxonomy terms translatable without changing slugs?

I have one custom taxonomy with countries and states. I'd like to make these terms translatable but I'm not sure what would be the best way to achieve this. First of all, I don't want the slugs to ...
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Change language for each website using multisite

I am using wordpress multisite and have three different sites setup; Default (English) German Japanese I've got all the sites working seperately which is fine. My theme has the .mo and .po files for ...
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Plugin translations files outside plugin directory? [duplicate]

I'm using the excellent Codestyling Localization plugin to translate themes and plugins. But there's a problem when translating plugins, namely that the translated strings are saved to ...
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Updating WordPress Theme/Plugin POT file without losing line numbers consistency

This is a recurrent problem I have when building WordPress Theme or Plugin: each new feature added to the code breaks the i18n files consistency. POT/PO files store the line number of the translated ...
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Translations not returning translated strings

I have the following function to display my comment form in my child theme function pietergoosen_comment_form_fields( $args = array(), $post_id = null ) { if ( null === $post_id ) ...
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Use translated taxonomy labels in plugin

I'm writing a plugin that works with taxonomy terms. It has, among other things, the capability to create new terms. I'm going to suppose that if users have custom taxonomies, they have taken care of ...
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WooCommerce: Translation lost on AJAX call in Checkout page

I'm using WooCommerce for a site that I'm currently working on. And I'm creating it for a language other than English. I do the translations by means of the .po file. The issue that I'm encountering ...
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Translate placeholder text in search field

I want to translate the placeholder attribute in my search box. I am using the WPML-plugin to translate all text. How can I accomplish this? My code: <input type="search" class="search-field" ...
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__(): What if I have to pass in a variable?

In the docs for the translate function __( $text, $domain ), it states that you must put the string directly in place of $text, that you cannot do something clever such as __( $my_text, 'text-domain' ...
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Translate theme only

I think I'll lose my hair over this... Here's my situation: I have a WP MU running on my server I have several sites in english Now I want to add a blog in a different language under the same WP ...
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translate iframe content- transposh filter

I am using transposh plugin to translate content. Its working fine but it is not able to translate iframe content. I want to show content of another site or remote url. I just want to translate these ...
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Translation of theme using child theme

I have created a folder called “languages” in my child theme directory and added a: da_DK.po and a da_DK.mo file generated using POedit. I have created a functions.php file in my child theme ...
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Timestamp translation is not working with buddypress and wordpress

I would like to change the timestamp of activities to another language. Example : member joined group A since 2 hours the part that should be translated in my question is hours. I tried many ...
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generating po mo translating files from scratch in a wordpress theme

Maybe I'm missing something here but I really can't find any answer to my question around the web. I am creating a new wordpress theme from scratch (literally from scratch) and would like to create ...
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Page template translation not working

I have a custom post type witch is kind of a general "under custruction" template for pages that are not released yet The problem is I done the po file like for any other page of the theme but it ...
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custom theme: english .mo file not working

I'm having an issue with a .mo file. I have a fully functioning localized custom theme that's running in four languages for the moment: Dutch, English, French and Spanish. There is one problem: the ...
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Language files in theme subfolder languages - translate files in theme subfolder js

How can I translate a string from a file in the theme subfolder "js" if the language files are in the theme subfolder "languages"? Regards, The_Hegemon
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Translate a theme with a PO file

I'm new to WordPress. two weeks ago I downloaded a theme for my Arabic language blog, and the theme is scripted in English but it contains a folder called languages/ and inside it has two files one is ...
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Translating form labels shortcode output

I'm using MyMail plugin to manage my newsletter. I'm also using WPML to manage translations, there is no compatibility between the two plugins. The subscription form, is placed in the footer area, ...
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How to add qtranslate multi language support for media?

The multi language plugin qtranslate works for custom post types but there is no capability to translate media information like title, description, captions for images. I am using the following code ...
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load_textdomain won't load my .mo file

I am using Yoast'method to build an html site map. But it needs to be translated. It uses a page template page-sitemap.php that uses a template part <?php get_template_part('/partials/sitemap'); ...
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How to internationalize the sub menu name “categories” in Custom post type?

I'm trying for translation. I made a plugin with custom post type everything is okay. Only one thing i can't able to translate which is categories sub menu menu in custom post type. $args = array( ...
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Activate Child Theme .mo and .po files

I am experiencing some problems while trying to use my dutch .mo and .po files for my child theme. I have added the following line to wp-config.php: define ('WPLANG', 'nl_NL'); After that I have ...
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Is it possible to check is loaded language files correctly with WordPress plugin?

I have a plugin to be translated. I have done following tasks: 1. Loaded the TextDomain $my_td = 'mysignup'; function my_signup_textdomain_init() { load_plugin_textdomain( $my_td, false, ...
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How to change category translation in Polylang afterwards

If I translate Tag or Category with Polylang-plugin (http://wordpress.org/plugins/polylang/ ) in Wordpress, how can I change the translation afterwards or remove the translation without removing ...
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gettext does not translate when called in ajax

When loading content in gettext calls (__(), _e(), etc.) they translate fine when I render the page in the browser normally (PHP delivers the content to the browser), however when I make AJAX calls, ...
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Wordpress NavXT plugin localization

My situation is as follows: 1) I am using wordpress 3.6.1, and I have the Breadcrumb NavXT plugin installed. 2) I have a custom theme, and the localization file is on the following path: ...
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Working with l10n contexts (_x etc)

Basic l10n from a .mo file generated out of PoEdit works fine. But as soon as I introduce _x, or variants, the link breaks, because as best as I can tell, PoEdit, completely ignores the context, and ...
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Using gettext to translate wp-login.php can't translate `Back to` into other language

I created a plugin to translate text of wp-login.php page into Arabic, every thing translated well except Back to which appear at the bottom of login form, I can't catch it to translate into Arabic ...
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Make theme translatable for WPML

I have been really hard time to get my site translated. I have MO and PO files, but my theme is not compatible with WPML and the developer team doesn't to change it. Therefore I may have to build a ...
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How to make the_tags title translatable?

How can I make the text in the_tags function translatable? Currently I'm using following: <?php the_tags('<div class="tags">Post Tags',' ','</div>'); ?> But I'd like to make ...
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Compile errors during translation compile

I am trying to translate a theme using Poedit, every thing is alright except two strings which give me errors like this: Error: 'msgstr' is not a valid PHP format string, unlike 'msgid'. Reason: The ...
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Change / tweak existing wordpress translations

I have a WP that has a custom theme, and all the translations working fine. Now I (i.e. my client) would like to tweak some wordpress-provided translations that live in ...
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HTML inside __() or _e() language translation string

What is the proper approach to building translation strings? For example, echo __( 'Hello ' . $first . ' you owe me money.' ); echo __( '<div><p>Top: ' . $t_margin . '</p>' . ...
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is it possible to translate without using plugins? (two-tree concept for translation)

I have seen this question unfortunately it didn't help me through because I am not using any plugin. I tried to use second solution from this article but Unfortunately I couldn't understand what ...
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Do Child-Themes automatically load the Translation from the Parent-Theme?

Is it enough to just create a child-theme - let's say technically without adding anything else but the bare minimum style.css - to have the translation of the parent-theme being used automatically for ...
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How can I change the prev / next buttons text to Dutch?

If you look to this page everything is alright except the previous and next buttons text are in English. Does anyone know how I can make them display in Dutch? I already tried to change them but no ...
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add dynamic string translation (WPML)

How to add dynamic translations using WPML (and String Translation)? I am using plugin TotalSlider that allows to create sliders with text and description. Sliders are not created from Posts. It ...