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Localization resource file formats: A beginner’s guide

All localization resource file formats have one thing in common: they are all supported by LingoHub. Different platforms require different approaches to making your software world-ready (i18n), so there is a myriad of resource file formats in the localization (L10N) world that you need to be familiar with as a developer. This becomes especially relevant if you develop applications that …

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CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

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i18n Resource File Formats: RESJSON files

In our last blog posts on localization resource file formats, we outlined RESW and RESX formats. Since then, the newer Microsoft products are using JSON-powered formats, especially in their mobile frameworks. Here is a look at this format, and some of its characteristics for app localization. RESJSON files are used by Windows “Metro” style applications developed for Windows 8. They …

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CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

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Lingohub now supports Windows 8 resource files for Microsoft app localization

With the release of Windows 8, Microsoft is switching to a higher gear in the battle for operating system reach – especially in the still relatively young tablet market. With an intuitive touch interface (based on Microsoft Design Language, previously called “Metro”) and new apps for smartphones and the new Surface tablet, broader hardware support (in its RT version including …