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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 ...
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WPML Translated Term

Since I posted on their forum and I didn't got any answer, here I am, asking the same question again. So: I made a script that add the posibility to add an image and change the order for the terms of ...
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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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Localization: I want the backend: english and frontend in defined language

I'd like to have the backend of Wordpress in English and use a different locale for the frontend so far I figure out perhaps I could do it by setting in the wpconfig the locale I want to use in the ...
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How to provide translations for a WordPress TinyMCE plugin?

I know that I can get my translations into JavaScript doing: $MyTranslations = array( 'translation1' => __("Some String 1", "MyTranslations"), 'translation2' => __("Some ...
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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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How to Translate Contact Form 7 using qTranslate? [closed]

I'm using Contact Form 7 for my forms and also qTranslate to translate my website. I would like to translate all my fields and for that I used: <!--:en-->First Name ...
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How to use Yoast SEO backend in english even if WPLANG variable is not english?

I added this code to my functions.php file add_filter('locale', 'wpse27056_setLocale'); function wpse27056_setLocale($locale) { if ( is_admin() ) { return 'en_US'; } return ...
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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 [closed]

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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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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WPML language tags (Qtranslate feature) [closed]

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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Open Source replacement for WPML? [closed]

Since WPML is not free anymore and still one of the most used Wordpress Translation Plugins, is there an open source project that keeps development going? Or something similar that replaces it? I ...
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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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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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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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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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Redirecting home to /wp-login.php?action=register

As I'm currently using WordPress only as a registration platform for GlotPress I was wondering if it would be possible to somehow redirect users visiting http://translate.mydomain.tld/account/ to ...
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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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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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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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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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__(): 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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Transposh Japanese language transaltion not showing up

If you go to this site and click on japanese in the top left corner, it shows the japanese page with this showing up: <!--[if gt IE 8]><!--> <html class="no-js" lang="ja" dir="ltr"> ...
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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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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, ...