Jun 13

Change the Local of the preview mode to test your translation on BIRT

Hello everyone,

I’m sure you all read the article talking about how to translate reports birt_logoso now what you need is the (simple) method to check if your translations are ok and if you did not forget to translate anything.

Advice : I always prefix text to translate with a “TR_” so when I generate report, I quickly see translation that I forget to do.

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May 13

Create and use translation files with BIRT

Hello everyone,

Today we are going to speak about report translation using BIRT.birt_logo
This task may become important as soon as you have multiple clients and you have to generate report in their own language. Most of the time, english is enough but sometimes you have to provide reports translated in other languages.

I will show you that it is quite simple to manage languages in BIRT reports but it can become quite a heavy job to maintain a lot of translations for lot of reports. Continue reading →