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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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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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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 _e(...
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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', _n(...
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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, WP_PLUGIN_DIR.'/...
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Filter translations (gettext strings) on specific admin pages

I'm trying to do a string replacement using gettext filter (source): function theme_change_comments_label( $translated_text, $untranslated_text, $domain ) { if( stripos( $untranslated_text, '...
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How to handle text with function __(?

At the moment i am translating a WP theme with the __( and _e( functions and poedit. Now for words and sentences it works ok, but i don't know what to do with 'hardcoded' body text in the theme? Can ...
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Trying to localize a Underscores starter theme [duplicate]

I finished translating the .pot file(larehev.pot) and created a .mo file(larehev_he.mo) with my translation and i can't make it to work on my theme. in functions.php there is a setup function and i ...
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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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How can I manually upgrade translations?

I've recently upgraded a Wordpress site to the latest WP version (3.9). I also upgraded the themes and plug-ins that needed it. Unfortunately, WP's automatic upgrade features are not compatible with ...
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How to use esc_attr__ with custom translation function?

I just made a built-in translation function to help users to translate their theme from theme options. Usually my functions works great as follow: <?php _e( 'No Comments', 'mytextdomain' ); ?> ...
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How to translate wordpress backend to another language

Is there any way to translate wordpress entire backend to another language that is not supported yet. ? I mean, my language is Sinhala (Sri Lanka) and sinhala is not yet included by default on ...
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Translations does not work with .pot file

I've created a theme at underscores.me and it seems it is multi-language ready. There is a .pot file in the language folder, so I downloaded POEdit and translated the things in there (like Posted on, ...
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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 message....
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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 https://github.com/WordPress/...
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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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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 ?