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Re: Top Main Menu's terms - Translation

Mustafa Al Saeedi
- 01/30/2016 05:45:02
@Yves, I think Martin Trigaux totally right in this point.
you can after doing translating then export your translation to import it later


On Fri, Jan 29, 2016 at 12:41 PM, Martin Trigaux <> wrote:
On 29/01/16 14:47, wrote:
> so if I take menu_item in account_menuitem.xml; it seem it is found in
> the .po file but with the term "Accounting". How would I go if I wanted
> to have the "Invoicing" term also in that .po file? I can't replace it
> because when full accounting is selected by the user the system then
> changes that menu item from "Invoicing" to "Accounting".

Indeed, for this menu, you get an issue. As you have noticed, the 
Invoicing menu is renamed Accounting once you have installed full 
As the translation of a menu is based on the record reference and not 
the source, there is no proper solution here, you have to force one term 
(you can always configure your translations in Settings > Translations > 
Translated Terms).

Martin Trigaux
Odoo (Formerly OpenERP)

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