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Conflict with single and double quotes

This might be a very silly question but I am losing my hair over this.. So basically, I have the following line of code" 'Default' => '<img src="' . THEMEROOT . '/admin/images/default....
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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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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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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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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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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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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 KB&...
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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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Website in multiple Language

I want to make Sit in Wordpress in which I want to make content in ENglish and Gujrati Language . WHen Admin create a Page in English at that time Admin want to create content with Gujarati Language. ...
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Translate wordpress plugin

Below is a small tutorial of translation from English To German. (You can change the it as your needs). in any plugin file, it has unique name in its header. /* Plugin Name: SampleTut ....... */ ...
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Using Variable in WordPress Translate Functions

From everything I've read, you should only translate text strings via the WP translation functions like _e() or __(). However, I need a way to translate content submitted via a form. Is there some ...
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WordPress For Urdu Language

Can I use WordPress for Urdu Language? I want entire site to be toggled-translated in Urdu Language with one click... Is it possible to do it with some plugin or do i have to write manual codes for ...
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How to translate “$before” with get text in get_the_term_list?

How can I make $before (Books:) a translateable string <?php echo get_the_term_list( $post->ID, 'book', 'Books: ',', ', ' ', '' ); ?> with this method?: <?php the_content(__('Read more....
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Easy way to update a single translation entry without having to translate

I'm using the "Featured Image" meta box which allows you to attach a secondary thumbail to a post. The title for this box is defined in the Wordpress codebase like so: __('Featured Image') Which ...
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Wordpress localization - gettext and git

We're about to start working on localization of a highly customized wordpress theme with over 200 php files. We're using git for version control. Are there any particular hints or warnings we should ...
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Translation with wordpress what does the process involve?

What's the process involved with translating content into the language of your own? Or multiple languages? I'm looking to create a website that requires various different language translations.
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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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Plugin translations problem

I developed a plugin for my client in english by default. I created estonian and russian translation files. But my client installed wordpress with estonian language by default and now, when my plugin ...
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How do you translate comments_number function text in a theme?

If I'm just echoing regular text, I do this: <?php _e('This post is closed to new comments.','my-theme') ?> But how would I translate the text in comments_number(); so that the "Comments" ...
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How to add a translatable string to post date

I am trying to add a translatable string, like "posted on:" to my Wordpress theme post dates. I have already added a font-awesome icon next to it and I'd like to have the string after the icon. The ...
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Translating a pager string

Most of Wordpress function found in themes look like this: <?php echo get_next_posts_link( 'Older posts', $the_query->max_num_pages ); // display older posts link ?> <?php echo ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 class="...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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, dirname(...
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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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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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mo / po translation files does not seem to work

I have a theme that was bought from themefuse and they say it supports localisation using a plugin called CodeStyling Localization However even though I make the necessary steps to translate strings ...
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Can't manage to make translate_user_role() work

I've been looking into wpse archives to solve my problem but I can't manage to do such a thing. I built this code : $args = array('fields' => 'all_with_meta'); $users = get_users($args); foreach ($...
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English version of my site show french strings [closed]

This is a weird one : http://www.famille-labruyere.com/ is the french version of the site http://www.famille-labruyere.com/en/ is the english one The problem is that the english version show theme ...
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setlocale for date

So I purchased a premium wordpress theme, but I can't get through its Polish localization - the dates outside the_time or the_date are displaying in English (default server's language). I read that I ...
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Borrowing of Previously Translated Strings by Child Plugin

Gist: When writing an extension of a plugin, can the extension "borrow" the translations of the req'd parent plugin by using it's textdomain? Scenario: Let's say that there's a parent plugin, whose ...
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Theme Translation?

I've download a theme called Contango from Wordpress Themes Repository. The theme have a folder called "languagues" and have a file called "contango.po". I could open that file and do translation, but ...
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How to define theme translation file?

If I have WordPress installation in English, then I can define my theme translation file in the wp-config.php file with following: define('WPLANG', 'sv_SE'); But if I have WordPress installed in ...
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WPML icl_register_string() throws fatal error but works [closed]

I'm helping someone with a custom plugin and they need it to be WPML compatible. Using the method from WPML I was able to register a string in WPML and output it on the other end. However, when the ...