iOS Localizable Strings Resources

Localizable.strings files for iOS app localization.

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

Example

/* This is the amazing comment for this commented key! */
"commented_key" = "Check it out! This key has a comment! (At least in some formats)";

"empty_string_translation" = "";

"key_with_line-break" = "This translations contains\na line-break.";

"nested.deeply.key" = "Wow, this key is nested even deeper.";

"nested.key" = "This key is nested inside a namespace.";

"null_translation" = "";

"pluralized_key.one" = "Only one pluralization found.";

"pluralized_key.other" = "Wow, you have %s pluralizations!";

"pluralized_key.zero" = "You have no pluralization.";

"sample_collection" = "---\n- first item\n- second item\n- third item\n";

"simple_key" = "Just a simple key with a simple message.";

"unverified_key" = "This translation is not yet verified and waits for it. (In some formats we also export this status)";

Format Options

Option Type Upload Download Default Description
convert_placeholder boolean close check false Placeholder will be converted to match format specific requirements. Example: '$s' => '$@'

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