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Easy export/import of data for Translation

We have several WordPress sites that we're going to get translated, however after some research this doesn't seem like an easy task. Preferred scenario 1) Ability to export all strings from themes, ...
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WPML custom lenguage slug in permalink

With WPML tranlation plugin is possible to change language slug in permalink for something like this: change "mysite.com/en/" to "mysite.com/my-site-in-english/" change "mysite.com/es/" to ...
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Plugin has no US english translation file

I'm trying to modify English translations for a The Events Calendar plugin but I'm not able to find the US English translation file. There is only British English. Please have a look: Can it be ...
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What would cause the gettext filter to not work for a given text domain?

Inside of a plugin, I'm using the gettext filter to alter strings of a theme so that I don't have to copy the template files over to a child theme and edit them. Also, this isn't always possible since ...
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Is it possible to override a parent theme's translatable strings from within a child theme using a .mo file?

I have a theme that's properly setup for internationalization. I would like to override strings from the parent theme from within my child theme via a .mo file rather than copying over the template ...
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How can I see my theme's text domain?

Where can I discover my current theme's text domain for use with translation (GetText)?
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Adding a text domain to every __(), _e() and __n() gettext call without a plan to create own translations

Is it good to add a text domain as an argument to every __(), _e() and __n() gettext call such like these, even though I'm not planing to create my own translations? __( 'Post', 'my-theme' ); _e( ...
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Use WordPress default text domain for translating labels

I am wondering if there is a way to use the "default" text domain ("WordPress" or "default") to translate labels. E.g I have following code: // Register Custom Taxonomy function custom_taxonomy() { ...
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What is the purpose of adding a .po file?

I added the below code to the function.php of a .po file and finished localization and edited the webconfig.php to add Arabic language but nothing happened. I want to know what should happen. Will the ...
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Can't change the language of theme

So I got rid of those errors before, now the last thing was to translate that Marvel theme for my wordpress site. Did it with poedit, grabbing the en_US translation from ...
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Translating a specific part (form) of NUVO theme (possibly a plugin)

Friend of mine asked me to help with his website, he already bought nuvo theme. there is a form for placing reservations witch is in english (I think its a plugin or something). I found the strings ...
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How to use an existing localization in a new plugin?

Is there any possibility to use an existing localization? For example: My plugin adds ,,First name'' field to the registration form: <p> <label for="wp_first_name"><?php _e('First ...
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Forgot pasword: Where to translate landing page

On the process to get a new password you go like: 1- press "forgot password" 2- enter your username email 3- get an email in your inbox with a link to reset a pasword 4- the link goes to a page ...
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What are the most used WordPress localization?

I wonder, what languages are most used in WordPress? I want to translate my plugins to these languages and can't find what they are. Are there an official statistics somewhere? Thank you!
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Wordpress Theme .mo-file won't load

I am developing a theme that implements multiple languages. I have a few strings that will have to be translated in the theme itself. I would like to use a .po and .mo file. For some reason, when I ...
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Localising AJAX strings: gettext fails to translate when called in admin-ajax

I'm trying to solve a problem very similar to this one on WPSE: gettext-does-not-translate-when-called-in-ajax but my functions are in custom a plugin, and the solution suggested there isn't working ...
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Should shorcodes in i18n plugins be translated and if so, how?

Internationalizing a plugin with half a dozen shortcodes like: function plugin_show_schedule( $atts, ) { extract( shortcode_atts( array( 'type' => __('week', 'mz-mindbody-api') ...
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Polylang string translation

I have a problem with the string translation, using a custom theme. In functions.php I added this: $products='מוצרים'; pll_register_string('מוצרים', $products,'controtec'); When I put ...
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WordPress 4.2.2: WPLANG vs Locale?

I am about to create a second language for a WordPress theme, using external .po / .mo files for all small sentences like "read more", "category archive", etc. The structure with www.mysite.com/de/ ...
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WordPress po files

Hi all I have one problem. Po file doesn't work. I use qtransltae-x for translation. And I create custom pot file example # Copyright (C) 2015 Gawatt msgid "" msgstr "" "Project-Id-Version: Gawatt ...
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How to redirect to its default language when erasing the text after .com/de?

I have a wordpress site with Avada Theme installed 3.7.1 with qTranslate-X plugin. What I'm trying to achieve here is that I want to redirect the site once I erase the text 'de' after www.site.com/de ...
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Custom theme .mo translation file not working

I have a custom .mo file named ne_NP uploaded in the languages directory. Nepali language is enabled with qTranslate and define('WPLANG', 'ne_NP'); is in wp-config.php as well. Yet the theme ...
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Making a string translation ready (with some html in it) [duplicate]

A simple text string is made translation ready as: _e('Simple string','textdomain'); But how to make the string translation ready with some html in it, eg: simple string with a <a ...
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Return Value of load_plugin_textdomain

Good Day, I'm trying to translate my plugin but it doesn't seems to work. I read that I should check the return value of "load_plugin_textdomain" to see if it's false (meaning it doesn't find my ...
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Translation in Core , Plugin and Theme Update

I'm curious about translations in update transient for Core , Plugin and Theme updates. I got this from _site_transient_update_core in wp_option table in this why translations array is always empty? ...
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customize theme's iLightbox shortcode

I am using the Themeco X theme and it comes prepackaged with the iLightbox. I want to customize the X shortcode to utilize iLightbox variables that are not 'included'. Themeco says that "1. You can ...
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translating wordpress with poedit

im trying to translate twenty ten based child theme, I have modifided the single-loop.php with a custom snippet, that shows next and previous arrows... my issue is that this string (next and ...
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Translate string to a other language than default or choosen one

How can I translate a string to a choosen language other than the default or the set language of the wordpress instance. For example I have german set as the default language, but I need a text ...
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Blank strings in localization .po files?

I was looking through Jetpack, Nextgen, and Wordpress plugins to get some examples of using localization. Oddly enough it seems quite common to have blank strings in some cases. For example, in ...
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Where is the right .mo file inside the language repository?

I need to translate my Wordpress in Italian. Following the instruction written on WordPress in Your Language, I've searched my .mo file inside the Language Repository but I've some problems. The ...
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Plugin translation not displaying

I have written a plugin to be translation-ready, and I have written a translation. As far as I can tell, the .mo files for the translation are loading correctly, yet the plugin is still displaying ...
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Best location for theme translation files

I usually store language files in /languages folder that is located in theme folder and it's also recommended location by WordPress as well. However, it still doesn't look like the best solution ...
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Help with “text domain”, comments_form in WordPress theme

I've been plugging away at creating my own theme and am pretty much there, but ran the Theme Check plugin and had a few concerns/questions: Throughout the theme, wherever there is text, I've used ...
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Translation for the plugin using redux framework does not work

I am working on a commercial plugin and i integrated redux in it and use it as my option panel, i am almost done with the plugin, i started to translate the plugin but the translation does not work, i ...
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Custom strings for translation using Polylang plugin

I'm using WP 3.5 and Polylang 0.9.8 plugin to make translations to different languages. All is good, and the plugin works fine, but now I'm facing a problem -- I need to translate custom strings, for ...
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POEdit is not Translating My Theme

Try as I may, I can't get POEdit to work. I'm building a bespoke website for a client and they need it translating into Thai. I am using POEdit to generate the translations but it isn't working. ...
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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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Theme localization of “slugs” (custom post types, taxonomies)

in my theme I want to define a series of custom post types and custom taxonomies, each one having its own customized slug; the base language of my theme is english, therefore the slugs will be in ...
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Adding theme strings to .PO file

I'm trying to translate some strings in a WP theme I'm using, but apparently there are some differences in the PHP code. Here's an example: <?php echo apply_filters( 'jobboard_job_posted_text', ...
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WordPress Translations

I've just recently learned about .po and .mo files in WordPress Themes. My question is, are these files supposed to be used to translate page and post content or just the WordPress backend along with ...
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WP internationalization not loaded

I have problem with loading internationalization in my admin page. For generating .po and .mo files I use Poedit. My plugin structure is simple: ├───plugins │ └───radni │ └───radni.php │ ...
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Translating publish dates to Arabic

I need to translate post publish dates from English to Arabic. I uploaded the po file from this link, using WPML string translation: http://wpcentral.io/internationalization/ar/ The .po file has ...
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Override translation of 1 word

A few words in the WP Job Manager weren't translated yet. I edited most of them in de po file now but for the sentence "posted 5 hours ago" I can't find where to translate the "Hours" It's declared ...
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Where do I find (free) fully-internationalized themes? [closed]

I'm trying to find a theme which is fully internationalized. I've perused the list of translation-ready themes in the theme gallery, but each one seems to be missing some little detail here and there. ...
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Translate widget titles using qTranslate plugin

I'm actually using the qTranslate plugin to translate my website. It works really well with everything except one thing. the titles of my sidebar widgets. Actually, to translate some words we need to ...
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Adding a translation phrase to Wordpress Theme

I'm creating a custom Wordpress theme and I'm using exactly 3 phrases that I need to be translated according to the site language selected. I've digged a little bit through the Internet, but couldn't ...
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Theme elements not translating

Ive got a theme that is set-up for translating but didn't come with any translations. I used poedit to automatically detect the strings, and subsequently translated it in full. However certain ...
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Prepare plugin options for multi-lingual support

I'm looking for a way to make my plugin's options available/translatable across a multi-lingual site. For example, several of my options are text strings that are then used on the front end. echo ...
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How can I translate a plugin's text?

I'd like to change some translatable text of a plugin I'm using, Buddypress Group Email Subscription. The text is: No Email (users will read this group on the web - good for any group - the default), ...
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WordPress not loading .mo via load_plugin_textdomain (Wordpress 3.9.3 and qtranslate Plus2.7.2)

Not sure why I have .mo installed it to wp-content/plugins/si-contact-form/si-contact-form-zh_TW.mo (Fast Secure Contact plugin) but load_plugin_textdomain('si-contact-form', false, ...