localize

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Introduced with Operation Flashpoint version 1.001.00
Effects 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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