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International - Locale Settings
* For information on setting the country select list in your skin, review the skinning tokens page for version 10.
IMPORTANT: Make sure you back up your existing /images, /App_Themes, and /App_Templates folders before installing new language packs!
A confirmation message will display indicating that the new locale has been added. In the Prompts column, click the Edit/Upload link to upload the new string file.
Select the new locale from the dropdown list on the left, then click Reload from Excel File on Server
If you have loaded strings for this language in the past, choose to Replace Existing or Leave my modified strings based on personal preference. Replace existing will overwrite all existing strings with new values. Leaving modified strings will skip over values that you have edited.
Click the Reload Preview button, then click Begin Reload Processing
Verify that the upload process completes successfully and displays a Done message (scroll to the bottom to check). The new locale is complete!
To create a new language, make a copy of the strings.en-US.xls file and rename it for your new language (for example strings.es-MX.xls for the Spanish language). The values in the file then all need to be translated to the new language.
template.master → template.es-MX.master
Set the Global Config (Configuration > Global Config Parameters): AllowTemplateSwitchingByLocale to Yes