Difference between revisions of "localize"

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A string is returned from [[Stringtable.csv]] which corresponds to the STR_Token. |= Description
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|x1= <pre>_ThisLanguage = localize "STR_DN_FROG"</pre> |= Example 1
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|x1= <pre>hint localize "STR_WEST"; // -> "BLUFOR" (in Arma2)</pre> |= Example 1
 
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|x2= <pre>hint format ["Go %1",localize "STR_Q_NORTH"]; // -> "Go North"</pre> |= Example 2
|x2= <pre>player sidechat format [ localize "STR_TEST", param1 , param2 ];</pre> |= Example 2
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|x3= <pre>hint format [localize "STR_ACTION_DROP_WEAPON",localize "STR_SN_RIFLE"]; // -> "Drop Rifle"</pre>
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(STR_ACTION_DROP_WEAPON contains "Drop %1", STR_SN_RIFLE contains "Rifle" |= Example 3
  
 
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Revision as of 20:03, 18 January 2010

Introduced with Operation Flashpoint version 1.001.00Effects of this scripting command are not broadcasted over the network and remain local to the client the command is executed on
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Description

Description:
Used to internationalise text messages. A string is returned from Stringtable.csv which corresponds to the stringName.

Syntax

Syntax:
localize stringName
Parameters:
stringName: String
Return Value:
String found in corresponding entry in stringtable.csv

Examples

Example 1:
hint localize "STR_WEST"; // -> "BLUFOR" (in Arma2)
Example 2:
hint format ["Go %1",localize "STR_Q_NORTH"]; // -> "Go North"
Example 3:
hint format [localize "STR_ACTION_DROP_WEAPON",localize "STR_SN_RIFLE"]; // -> "Drop Rifle"
(STR_ACTION_DROP_WEAPON contains "Drop %1", STR_SN_RIFLE contains "Rifle"

Additional Information

See also:
Stringtable.csv File Format

Notes

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