This document is deprecated! The information on this page refers to a Thesis version that is now obsolete. Please visit the User’s Guide home page for current documentation.
If you’re using Thesis 2.x, see this article instead.
Follow the steps below to translate Thesis 1.x:
Download the poEdit translation software, and install it on your local computer.
thesis.potfile from your server (it’s located in the
/lib/languagesfolder) to your local computer.
In Poedit, from the
Filemenu, select New catalog from POT file…, then choose the
thesis.potyou just downloaded.
.potfile as a new file named
llis the 2 letter code for your language, and
CCis the 2 letter code for your country.
For example, for US English the file would be named
Translate the strings in the new
Save the file (ctrl-S). Poedit should generate a
.mofile in the same directory as your original
.pofile (named in a similar fashion as in step 4).
.mofile to the
/lib/languagesfolder in your Thesis theme directory on your server.
Configure WordPress to use your language file, by editing
wp-config.phpto include this line replacing
ll_CCwith the appropriate language/country codes):
define ('WPLANG', 'll_CC');