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Welcome to the Gtranslator user documentation.

Gtranslator is a versatile GUI editor for the gettext PO files used in localization process of various GNOME and web applications.

If you are new to the world of translating applications, read first the Understand basic localization concepts section and then proceed to Configure initial profile for your Gtranslator. Other help topics are grouped together into sections below. Enjoy using Gtranslator!

Working with Translation Memory

Translation Memory (TM) is a database that allows you to reuse previously translated strings.

To view the translation memory panel you need to activate the Translation Memory plugin: click the Gtranslator app menu in the top bar, select Preferences ▸ Plugins tab, and activate the TM plugin check box.