Customer, Territory, Item name localization

Hi all,
I  am looking into a way to localize Documents names. My initial thought is to add a Child Table to all documents that carries possible translations of that document name. What do you think?

Dhaifallah



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On 21-Aug-2014, at 9:57 pm, Dhaifallah Alwadani <da...@gmail.com> wrote:

Hi all,
I  am looking into a way to localize Documents names. My initial thought is to add a Child Table to all documents that carries possible translations of that document name. What do you think?

Document names are translated too as a part of the standard translation implementation.

Also translations should be out of the database so that they can be in the version control.


Dhaifallah



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I don't think that everything should be in the csv files. 
for example, I would like when printing a sales invoice in Arabic to see the item names in Arabic. and the same goes to English. Do you think that it is a good idea to edit the csv file and add every item to it?

and the same applies to territories, customer names, etc..

Dhaifallah

On Friday, 22 August 2014 08:03:31 UTC+1, rushabh wrote:

On 21-Aug-2014, at 9:57 pm, Dhaifallah Alwadani <da...@gmail.com> wrote:

Hi all,
I  am looking into a way to localize Documents names. My initial thought is to add a Child Table to all documents that carries possible translations of that document name. What do you think?

Document names are translated too as a part of the standard translation implementation.

Also translations should be out of the database so that they can be in the version control.


Dhaifallah



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Yeah it makes sense for item names. There could be a table in item that has translations for each language.

@rushabh_mehta
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On 22-Aug-2014, at 8:00 PM, Dhaifallah Alwadani <da...@gmail.com> wrote:

I don't think that everything should be in the csv files. 
for example, I would like when printing a sales invoice in Arabic to see the item names in Arabic. and the same goes to English. Do you think that it is a good idea to edit the csv file and add every item to it?

and the same applies to territories, customer names, etc..

Dhaifallah

On Friday, 22 August 2014 08:03:31 UTC+1, rushabh wrote:

On 21-Aug-2014, at 9:57 pm, Dhaifallah Alwadani <da...@gmail.com> wrote:

Hi all,
I  am looking into a way to localize Documents names. My initial thought is to add a Child Table to all documents that carries possible translations of that document name. What do you think?

Document names are translated too as a part of the standard translation implementation.

Also translations should be out of the database so that they can be in the version control.


Dhaifallah



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I think there should be a doctype called Translation with fields: source language, target language, source string, target string, reference doctype, reference. 

- Anand. 

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On 23-Aug-2014, at 9:37, Rushabh Mehta <rm...@gmail.com> wrote:

Yeah it makes sense for item names. There could be a table in item that has translations for each language.

@rushabh_mehta
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On 22-Aug-2014, at 8:00 PM, Dhaifallah Alwadani <da...@gmail.com> wrote:

I don't think that everything should be in the csv files. 
for example, I would like when printing a sales invoice in Arabic to see the item names in Arabic. and the same goes to English. Do you think that it is a good idea to edit the csv file and add every item to it?

and the same applies to territories, customer names, etc..

Dhaifallah

On Friday, 22 August 2014 08:03:31 UTC+1, rushabh wrote:

On 21-Aug-2014, at 9:57 pm, Dhaifallah Alwadani <da...@gmail.com> wrote:

Hi all,
I  am looking into a way to localize Documents names. My initial thought is to add a Child Table to all documents that carries possible translations of that document name. What do you think?

Document names are translated too as a part of the standard translation implementation.

Also translations should be out of the database so that they can be in the version control.


Dhaifallah



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