Languages and regional settings

Languages and Regional settings description

Languages and Regional settings menu allows you to change language of your software, import/export language files, add or change specific translations of each imported language and also define custom date, time and number format. It contains two tabs: 1. Languages -> Here you can find all the settings related to language files and translations. For detailed info please continue with this guide (http://support.qualityunit.com/287022-Languages). 2. Regional settings -> Each language...

Languages

The languages tab in your Languages and regional settings menu allows you to: * Import/export language files (#import) * Create new languages (#create) * Delete languages (#delete) * Activate/deactivate languages (#activate) * Set default language (#default) * Edit language (#edit) Import/export language files This functionality allows you to import one of the available language translations or export already imported languages into a csv file. Import/export functionality is ...

Editing languages and adding new translations

Editing language To edit language file in your Post Affiliate Pro software open your merchant panel and navigate to Configuration->Languages and Regional settings->Languages tab. Here you can see a list of all imported languages. To edit language file simply click on the Pencil button in the Actions column. Edit Language screen has two tabs: 1. Language metadata -> On this tab you can change language metadata like language name, author, text direction, language time, date and numbe...

Importing/exporting languages

Importing To import one of our predefined languages or your own custom language file navigate to Configuration->Languages and Regional settings->Languages tab and click Import language button. New window will open in which you can simply import one of the included languages by clicking the Import button next to the language you want to import. At the bottom of this list you will also find an option to upload your own language file in .csv format. Exporting You can export each impor...

Time & Date format patterns

The pattern in Date and Time format fields can be changed to present date and time in a different format. Available patterns: Symbol Meaning Presentation Example G era designator Text AD y year Number 1996 M month in year Text or Number July (or) 07 d day in month Number 10 h hour in am/pm (1-12) Number 12 H hour in day (0-23) Number 0 m minute in hour Number 30 s second in minute Number 55 S fractional second Num...

Language code

The language code is unique identifier of the language. You cannot import two languages with the same language code. A language code assigns letters or numbers as identifiers for languages. These codes are often used to organize library collections, to choose the correct localizations and translations in computing, and as a shorthand designation for forms. Example of language code for American English is en-US If you don't know which language code you should use, please select one from ...

Using custom translations

You can use custom language translations in theme and email templates of Post Affiliate Pro to automatically translate your custom texts into different languages. Every text enclosed by translation marks ## will be considered a language constant, and if translation of this constant is added to the language file it will be automatically translated for users using this language. Example: Let's say we want to add custom signature to merchant emails that are sent to affiliates and we want thi...

How to change system language?

Both merchant and affiliate can choose his own system language directly on the login screen to his merchant/affiliate panel. Available languages they can choose from depends on the currently imported and active languages in the Post Affiliate Pro software. By default there is only one imported language and that is English. If there is only one active language in your Post Affiliate Pro installation the menu to choose the system language is hidden from the login screen. Merchant can imp...