.NET ResX

XML files for use as ResX in .NET applications.

File Extensions .resx, .resw
API Extension resx
Format Options No
Import Yes
Export Yes
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>