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');