.NET ResX

XML files for use as ResX in .NET applications.

File Extensions.resx, .resw
API Extensionresx
Format OptionsNo
ImportYes
ExportYes
Pluralization supported?No
Descriptions supported?Yes

Example

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<root>
  <xsd:schema xmlns="" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:msdata="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:xml-msdata" id="root">
    <xsd:element name="data">
      <xsd:complexType>
        <xsd:sequence>
          <xsd:element name="value" type="xsd:string" minOccurs="0" msdata:Ordinal="2"/>
        </xsd:sequence>
        <xsd:attribute name="name" type="xsd:string"/>
        <xsd:attribute name="type" type="xsd:string"/>
        <xsd:attribute name="mimetype" type="xsd:string"/>
      </xsd:complexType>
    </xsd:element>
  </xsd:schema>
  <resheader name="resmimetype">
    <value>text/microsoft-resx</value>
  </resheader>
  <resheader name="version">
    <value>2.0</value>
  </resheader>
  <resheader name="reader">
    <value>System.Resources.ResXResourceReader, System.Windows.Forms, Version=4.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=b77a5c561934e089</value>
  </resheader>
  <resheader name="writer">
    <value>System.Resources.ResXResourceWriter, System.Windows.Forms, Version=4.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=b77a5c561934e089</value>
  </resheader>
  <data name="boolean_key">
    <value>--- true
</value>
  </data>
  <data name="empty_string_translation">
    <value/>
  </data>
  <data name="key_with_description">
    <value>Check it out! This key has a description! (At least in some formats)</value>
    <comment>This is the amazing description for this key!</comment>
  </data>
  <data name="key_with_line-break">
    <value>This translations contains
a line-break.</value>
  </data>
  <data name="nested.deeply.key">
    <value>Wow, this key is nested even deeper.</value>
  </data>
  <data name="nested.key">
    <value>This key is nested inside a namespace.</value>
  </data>
  <data name="null_translation">
    <value/>
  </data>
  <data name="pluralized_key">
    <value>You have no pluralization.</value>
  </data>
  <data name="sample_collection">
    <value>---
- first item
- second item
- third item
</value>
  </data>
  <data name="simple_key">
    <value>Just a simple key with a simple message.</value>
  </data>
  <data name="unverified_key">
    <value>This translation is not yet verified and waits for it. (In some formats we also export this status)</value>
  </data>
</root>