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Improvements for "Phrase editing"

Discussion in 'XenForo Suggestions' started by ragtek, Jan 11, 2011.

  1. ragtek

    ragtek Guest

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  2. Alluidh

    Alluidh Well-Known Member

    Yes, this is very helpfull for localised pages ...

    Need it too
     
  3. otto

    otto Well-Known Member

    Yes!

    ... and voted. :)
     
  4. Markos

    Markos Well-Known Member

    Great idea!
     
  5. ragtek

    ragtek Guest

    Any news on this?

    I think somebody wrote in twitter that he's working on an add-on for this, but this was some months ago, so i think it was canceled.
     
  6. Bellinis

    Bellinis Active Member

    How we did it:
    1. Exported the XF language file to Excel
    2. Added one column for each language (we use 3 languages)
    3. Uploaded the Excel file to Google docs, so more people could work on it simultaneously.
    4. After everything was translated, we imported it back into XenForo
    Worked great!
     

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  7. Alluidh

    Alluidh Well-Known Member

    Hi Bellinis,

    Yes, it is a workaround, but not a good one, if you like to get a good localisation

    This exel sheet isn't good for
    - checking the available space for text in XenForo
    - checking the cross-combinations from phrases in XenForo
    - cheching the behaviour from phrase in the XenForo software

    So I translate another way as you do to get a localised version of XenForo and not only a translated one ;)
     
  8. Bellinis

    Bellinis Active Member

    I agree, it works fine for a quick, collaborative translation, but the fine-tuning has to be done in XF anyhow. :)
     

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