Windows phone

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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 …

iOS localization

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i18n Resource File Formats: iOS .strings files

Welcome to a new entry in our blog series covering localization (i18n) resource file formats, this time looking at an extremely popular resource file type. .strings files are used in the Apple world (e.g. iPhone, iPad, …). When handling files (for your iOS projects for example), lingohub expects that: key-value pairs are delimited with the equal character (=), and terminated …

ini resource files

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i18n Resource File Formats: ini files

This time among all the resource file formats that are common in software localization we’re looking at ini files. Some other formats are explained in separate blog posts. .ini files are commonly used in applications on various platforms. There is no standard for ini files, and the applications can vary in their use of key-value delimiters, comment masks, comment positions, …