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Arabic language is not working in custom module?

on 4/10/14, 8:24 AM 2,095 views

I created a custom module, it contains many fields. I have added translate=true in each fields.

Then i select user language as arabic, but fields in my custom module didn't change to arabic, remaining all fields in the core modules changed to arabic.

How can i convert these custom modules fields into arabic?


Med Said BARA

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Med Said BARA
On 4/10/14, 3:01 PM

First: You have to create an empty po file for your module.

Under Settings ---> Translations ---> Click on Export Translation

Creating Empty PO File

Download PO File

Open the downloaded PO file (your_module_name.po) with POEdit, translate it, and save it as: ar_xx.po where xx = country code (as follow):

ar-DZ Arabic - Algeria 0x1401 ARG ar-BH Arabic - Bahrain 0x3C01 ARH ar-EG Arabic - Egypt 0x0C01 ARE ar-IQ Arabic - Iraq 0x0801 ARI ar-JO Arabic - Jordan 0x2C01 ARJ ar-KW Arabic - Kuwait 0x3401 ARK ar-LB Arabic - Lebanon 0x3001 ARB ar-LY Arabic - Libya 0x1001 ARL ar-MA Arabic - Morocco 0x1801 ARM ar-OM Arabic - Oman 0x2001 ARO ar-QA Arabic - Qatar 0x4001 ARQ ar-SA Arabic - Saudi Arabia 0x0401 ARA ar-SY Arabic - Syria 0x2801 ARS ar-TN Arabic - Tunisia 0x1C01 ART ar-AE Arabic - United Arab Emirates 0x3801 ARU ar-YE Arabic - Yemen 0x2401 ARY

Under your module folder create a subfolder and name it i18n, copy your ar_xx.po file in this folder.

Click on Import Translation and import your ar_xx file

Import PO

Last, under Settings ---> Translations ---> Application Terms click on Synchronize Terms

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An example of translated term in POEdit:

POEdit Example

Some useful links:



Thanks.I will check and reply you.

on 4/11/14, 4:02 AM

Its not working for me. How i translate .po in POedit?

on 4/11/14, 6:44 AM

In which step did you encounter difficulties? In POEdit, you have to translate line by line, as described in the last image: for each line you have to give the translation in Arabic.

Med Said BARA
on 4/11/14, 7:20 AM

Its now working. Thanks for helping.

on 4/11/14, 11:20 AM

Its working. Thanks for helping.

on 4/11/14, 11:25 AM

Its working. Thanks for helping.

on 4/11/14, 11:34 AM

Good news !

Med Said BARA
on 4/11/14, 2:06 PM

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