Use this tag for reviews of code that addresses localization/globalization concerns, which make an application be displayable in multiple languages.

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Getting translated string using reflection and Resource Manager

I wrote the following code to get the translated string from Resource Manager. The method GetTranslatedString is called more than 50 times in my project. ...
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Resx Translation Helper, V.2.0

Related to Resx Translation Helper, V.2.0 Remove Files Window First, I implemented the changes suggested in my last question, then I changed my entire code base to support editing 1-N Resx files. So,...
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Resx Editor in WPF

To aid in the localization of .resx files, I made a generic resx comparer that allows you to edit the values of the resx's. Also, this is my first proper adventure in WPF (I've just been using ...
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The multilingual duck

So, we have this "Rubberduck Settings" window, with a number of "tabs" dedicated to each configurable feature. The "root" tab contains the application's "general settings" and, in the next release, we'...
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Localizing an enum in Java

I am currently using an enum in my Android application to display time periods: Weekly Bi-Weekly Monthly Quarterly Yearly I created the enum like this, because I wanted to know the description, ...
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Lightweight localization for a Cordova app

I had been trying to find a suitable solution to implement localization in my Phonegap/Cordova application. My search proved that any localization through seperate .xml or .json files was a nightmare (...
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PHP Bilingual Error System Ideas

I am building a php based mobile website that must be in both Spanish and English. This is my first bilingual site so I've been having to re-think a lot of coding practices I currently use to ...
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Parsing dates from an OCR application

I wrote this code to parse dates from the output of the OCR, which means that the obtained date can be literally anything, so I put some restrictions in place: Date is the the format of: ...
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String algorithms and locale

I am trying to write some string algorithms which I want to work for any kinds of strings and/or locale. I managed to get some results that do work, but I am not sure that what I am doing is idiomatic ...
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WPF Localisation - using resx

I have a small WPF application which I'm not exactly localizing, but not hard-coding resources either. I know WPF doesn't use .resx files for that purpose, but I exposed the resource strings as public ...
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Working with Locales in Swing (with change at runtime)?

I thought about the best way to implement localisation with runtime in Swing. I currently solve the problem like that: ...
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Extension methods for translation engine

Our application uses some singletons for localized strings. These calls used to be long and dirty. Therefore some co-worker created extensions for the int and ...