When importing a .po file at /admin/config/regional/translate/import

What do these three options mean?

  • Treat imported strings as custom translations
  • Overwrite non-customized translations
  • Overwrite existing customized translations

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  • Treat imported strings as custom translations

Will add to the Site the translations strings present in the .po file as custom translations.

  • Overwrite non-customized translations

All the strings that comes in the .po file will overwrite the existing translations that are not customized in the Site.

  • Overwrite existing customized translations

The customized translations present in the Site will be overwrite with the translations present in the .po file.

  • 2
    What is a customized and non-customized translation?
    – dbj44
    Feb 2, 2018 at 21:15
  • @24ma13wg the question in your previous comment should be a NEW quesion, are you going to post that soon? If not I might do so ... Feb 3, 2018 at 16:27
  • @Pierre.Vriens sure go ahead. I can see that there is a column in the {locales_target} table called customized, which takes a boolean value, but I don't know what it means?
    – dbj44
    Feb 5, 2018 at 8:17
  • @24ma13wg As Pierre.Vriens says I think that your question is answered here, but now you're asking another different thing, so I think that you can accept the answer here and write another question. If you do it, let me know. Feb 12, 2018 at 16:25

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