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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: RESX and RESW files

Next up in our blog series on localization resource file formats are Windows-related formats. RESX files are used by programs developed with Microsoft’s .NET Framework. They store objects and strings for a program in an XML format. They may contain both plain text information as well as binary data, which is encoded as text within the XML tags. RESW files …

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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 …