Chrome JSON Messages

Messages JSON format used to localize Chrome extensions.

File Extensions .json
API Extension json
Format Options No
Import Yes
Export Yes
Pluralization supported? Yes
Descriptions/Comments supported? Yes

Example

{
  "app_title":{
    "message":"My Software Project",
    "description":"This is the title of our app"
  },
  "greeting":{
    "message":"Hello 'User'!\nHow are you doing today?"
  }
}

Further Reading

  • Chrome i18n
  • Chrome Developer: Locale-Specific Messages