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  • david-c-barnum-eui
    Full name: David Barnum
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    Last post: Oct 13, 2011 8:20:03 PM
    Registered on: Oct 13, 2011
    Localizing user Defined Types
    #1 by david-c-barnum-eui on Oct 13, 2011 8:20:03 PM

    I have been evaluating Magnolia and wondering how people are handling localizing their own user defined data types, these are not web pages has any one done this before ? If I create a user defined type Foo and it has a description that I want to localize to several languages what is the recommended approach for this ?

  • gjoseph
    Full name: Grégory Joseph
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    Last post: Sep 15, 2015 9:56:30 AM
    Re: Localizing user Defined Types
    #2 by gjoseph on Oct 18, 2011 2:49:27 PM

    Do you mean types defined in the data module ? So you'd want to localize the dialogs ? This follows the same process as any other dialog, afaik. Set an i18nBasename in your dialog, and use keys from this resource as labels and descriptions for your dialog's elements.
    See and

    If you want to localize the *content*, see

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