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Loco Translate

Translate WordPress plugins and themes directly in your browser

  1. Unzip all files to the /wp-content/plugins/loco-translate directory
  2. Log into WordPress admin and activate the 'Loco Translate' plugin through the 'Plugins' menu
  3. Go to Loco Translate > Manage Translations in the left-hand menu to start translating

To translate your own theme or plugin, follow these steps:

  1. Create a languages subdirectory in your plugin or theme's root directory
  2. Ensure this directory writable by the web server
  3. Find the theme or plugin in the list at Loco Translate > Manage Translations
  4. Click + New language and follow the on-screen prompts.

To translate someone else’s theme into your language, follow these steps:

  1. Create the global languages directory exists at wp-content/languages/themes
  2. Ensure this directory writable by the web server
  3. Find the theme in the list at Loco Translate > Manage Translations
  4. Click + New language and follow the on-screen prompts.

A quick guide on using the plugin is available here, but make sure you're familiar with the conventions of Translating WordPress before you start.

Please note that this plugin doesn’t support Windows servers and the editor doesn't fully support MSIE<=8.

Requires: 3.5 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.1.1
Last Updated: 2015-2-12
Active Installs: 20,000+

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5 out of 5 stars

Support

12 of 23 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.

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