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Programmatically choose language for translation

I have a multilanguage website (to do it I use both Polylang and Loco Translate). My problem is that I want to send an email to our users, but I don't know in which language to send it until I ...
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_e() function get text_string from function

Can I print the text sring to be translated from a function for example _e('echo text_function();', 'my_theme');
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Plugins translation

I am trying to translate plugin which I made. The thing is, I don't want to translate other plugins, when language in my plugin is changed. I used add_filter('plugin_locale', 'switch_language', 10, ...
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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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Does WPML translate numbers automatically, or do I have to do the string translation? [closed]

I'm developing my site in English, and when I'm done, I'll be turning it into Arabic. I'm using a function and wondering whether I should wrap it into a gettext call for WPML to get or just leave it ...
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Best way to filter featured image text for a custom post type?

I am trying to change the "Set featured image", "Remove featured image", and "Use as featured image" text links of a custom post type for my plugin Meteor Slides. I found the ...
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Translate Plugin with french as base language

I have a plugin with french strings, e.g: __('Ordinateur', $this->plugin_slug), Is there a way to let WordPress know that the base language is french?
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How to add extra language packs to WordPress

I've got a multisite which I installed in Dutch. Therefore English and Dutch are available in the general settings tab. But I need to add German and French. I can't select any other language from the ...
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Translation not working after editing plugin template

I'm building a website with Wordpress and I'm using the plugin Event Organiser. I changed the config file of Wordpress to use the nl_NL (Dutch) language. This all works fine, even for the plugin, ...
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Wordpress translation

I'd like to translate one word in WP but I don't want to replace the whole translation files (.mo and .po) because of only one word (it will be overriden with the next WP version and I'll have to ...
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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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Translation update successful but apparently not

I was updating my multi site installation just minutes ago to WordPress 4.0. The dashboard keeps notifying me, of an available translation update. I updated it as well and it gave me a success ...
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Support for new language packs in WordPress 4.0

WordPress 4.0 added a new language pack system. Is there a guide or api documentation or an article about this that you are suggesting to read? I only found translations_api in codex.
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Error on update translation

I installed a fresh version of WordPress in my current language (pt_BR) on localhost (WAMP). After log in, WordPress told me that exist an translation update. I clicked to update and the following ...
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Translating my custom theme, always translated version?

I have a custom theme which is in Dutch and now i am trying to translate the theme into english. For this i am using poedit, and converted some theme strings into _e('string-is-here') I save both ...
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How to get a localized version of WordPress from a repository?

I'm setting up my basic skeleton / boilerplate I want to use for all wordpress projects. I follow Mark Jaquiths approach and include WP as a submodule. He gets it from ...
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WordPress Translation Issue

I tried to change text using the below code function ctxtlearn_gettext( $ctxttranslation, $ctxttext ) { $ctxttrans = array_values(changeTxt_setting('trans',true)); $ctxtdirty = false; ...
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WooCommerce: Translation lost on AJAX call in Checkout page [closed]

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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Translation of theme using PO files [duplicate]

We are currently building a site that needs to handle multiple languages. We are doing this using PO files. My question is, for the front-end user we will provide a language change facility. How do I ...
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Poedit not able to create a catalogue

I'm trying to translate my plugin using poedit. I have following code in main plugin file: <?php /* Plugin Name: FixFormData Description: If you want to autocomplete a form with ...
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translate the_title() with .po & .mo

i need to translate the_title(). I am using code: <?php _e(the_title()); ?> but not working ... any ideas ?
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Prevent WordPress updates from overriding custom language translations?

my site's language is persian and persian is a right-to-left language. Wordpress has a default installation package for this lang but for some cases like very bad translation for dashboard or default ...
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Display 1 Post per taxonomy with polylang

I am trying to make a loop where I display all my taxonomies with the first post of every taxonomy. It's the taxonomy "customers" and I want to display every first portfolio-CPT of the customer. I ...
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Two text domains in one plugin

From start: A = main plugin(the library), B = child plugin I develop a plugin B that will depend on another plugin A in order to work properly. I do this because I'm one of the persons who don't ...
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How can I stop wordpress translating my page template names

I am using wordpress multisite to manage different language versions of my site. This is the code I am using to achieve this /** * Language Support */ add_filter( 'locale', 'my_theme_localized' ); ...
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Post types translation

I try to translate post types names (Post, Page and Attachment). I have the following code: function create_skip_post_types_box () { $post_types = get_post_types(array('public'=>true), ...
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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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Translation not working in sprinf variable

I have a function to get the taxonomy term name like this: function get_term_name($taxo){ $terms = get_terms($taxo); $html= ''; foreach($terms as $term ) { $html .= sprintf( __( '%s', ...
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Making my plugin translation ready. Poedit not working

I'm building a plug-in which is going great so far. I want to start making it localization ready. I don't know what is going wrong, but it's bugging out on me when I try to load it in Poedit. So ...
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Replacing strings within posts with the translatable string

I am working on a multi language website. Some posts have external resources for download. 'Download' string which is wrapped in a tag for download is in english across all languages. How can I wrap ...
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How to get menu strings, categories and tags into po file for translation

I'm prepping my theme for translation. I've added the following line to my functions.php, and added the text domain within my theme files. <?php /*** LOAD THEME TEXTDOMAIN ***/ ...
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Language & translation

I have purchased the SoCute WP theme and as default it's in English. I want it to be in Swedish, so I have made updates to the wp-config.php file: define('WPLANG', ’sv_SE’); and I have uploaded ...
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Tweak the loop for translation

I am building a custom solution that would be bilingual in English and French. I want to store the French content, title,... in custom metas by adding META BOXES to the edit screen. This part is fine, ...
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How to translate get_intermediate_image_sizes?

I use the following code to get image sizes: public function getImageSizes(){ global $_wp_additional_image_sizes; $sizes = array(); foreach(get_intermediate_image_sizes() as ...
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Making a string translation ready with html in it

I can make a simple translation string like this: <?php _e('Hello world','text-domain'); ?> But how to make a translation string if there is a markup in it? For example this: <?php ...
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Translating images in Wordpress

I am new to Wordpress but am curious about the translation options. I know there are quite a few translation plugins that can convert the text of a blog to various languages. However, I would like to ...
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How to translate a plugin via .po .mo?

I want to translate this plugin. This plugin already has translations to some languages, and it has .pot file for adding new languages (as far as I understood from description). Although I never had ...
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Translation-readiness of Koi theme

I am migrating a (non-English-language) blog using the Koi theme on WordPress.com to a self-hosted environment, but see that certain strings are no longer being translated. For example, if my ...
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Proper way to create / manage gettext (.po, .pot) files?

So I'm trying to figure out how .po and .pot files work, seeing as this is what Wordpress seems to use. But I can't wrap my head around it. I get that a .pot file is a template file that indicates ...
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How to extract translatable (double underscores and _e) strings?

I made a custom theme and wonder how could I extract all translatable strings to a .po file so I can translate it. Do I need WPML plugin? Ex: I have a string "soccer" which is written as ...
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Read text defined under __()

I am new to WP Plugin development. I have a theme where texts are included inside __() function for translations, like: __('This is text to be translated'); I want to create a plugin which would ...
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Using wordpress translations strings in plugin

right now I'm building a helper plugin to make it easier for me to do simple tasks, such as registering post types. When doing this, i'd like to use some of wordpress base translations. Wordpress has ...
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When to use _e and __ for the translation?

What is difference between _e() and __() functions for the translation? In what cases e() and __ ()should be used?
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How to translate month names in “Archives”

How can I modify month names in "Archives" in my blog? I would like to translate english month names into my mother tongue. I'm using the english version of wordpress 3.1.3
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Translate custom taxonomy terms

I got one problem about translating taxonomy terms. Situation: I have multisite instalation with many sites in different languages. I am using broadcast plugin that broadcast some post types and ...
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Translating a theme without POT files

I am currently working on a Wordpress project that requires translations into multiple languages. I won't be doing the translations, the client will when I hand it over to them. I want it to be as ...
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Localization, escape html elements mid-sentence

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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Localize tinymce in WordPress 3.9?

Still stucked with this localization of tinymce. Find this resource here : codex. Does not seem to work anymore. How do you do this? Any help would be much appreciated.
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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 ...