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* To import your translated po file, Click the [[Special:SpecialPages|Special Pages]] link in the sidebar.
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* Click the [[Special:SpecialPages|Special Pages]] link in the sidebar.
 
* In the [[Special:SpecialPages#Wiki data and tools]] section, click [[Special:ImportTranslations | Import Translations]].
 
* In the [[Special:SpecialPages#Wiki data and tools]] section, click [[Special:ImportTranslations | Import Translations]].
 
* You can assign the URL of the file, or a file that was already uploaded in this wiki, or upload your translated po files directly.
 
* You can assign the URL of the file, or a file that was already uploaded in this wiki, or upload your translated po files directly.

Revision as of 13:39, 20 July 2013

Other languages:Czech 30% • ‎Greek 94% • ‎English 100% • ‎Spanish 70% • ‎Finnish 94% • ‎Italian 94% • ‎Polish 94% • ‎Brazilian Portuguese 94%

It is assumed that if you intend translating pages off-line you have some experience with Lokalize or a similar tool, therefore this page only addresses the on-line part of the process, the part that is carried out within TechBase.

Workflow

  • Request addition to the Translator group:
    • Click on Get a Translator Account in the sidebar
    • Click on the Edit tab and enter your username, the language you want to translate for and if you intend to translate off-line
    • Use Save page to save the information
  • When your user has been added to the group (you should get an e-mail notification), click on Start Translating in the sidebar
  • Enter the language you want to translate to in Language code and click on Go (You can select to suppress pages that are 100% complete.)
  • Choose your page to work on, from the list presented - this will take you to the tool where you choose on-line or off-line translation.
  • In order to reduce the risk of edit conflicts, upload your work frequently. You can continue to work on other sections from your downloaded file - import will know which sections are new.

Export the page

  • The top combi-box I want to... should be set to Export translation in Gettext format.
  • Check that the page-name and language are correctly set.
  • Go completes the export.

Import the new translation

Initially you are requested to send the translated file to us. Here is the procedure:


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