User Manual

GETTING STARTED


OTHER EDITIONS


LAUNCHERS


MODULES


PLATFORM


APPENDIX


TUTORIALS & HELPFUL TRICKS


STRATEGIC PARTNER LINKS

Sepasoft - MES Modules
Cirrus Link - MQTT Modules

RESOURCES

Inductive University
Ignition Demo Project
Knowledge Base Articles
Forum
IA Support

ALL USER MANUAL VERSIONS

Ignition 8.1. Offline Version (04/2021)
Ignition 8 Online Version
Ignition 7.9 Online Version
Ignition 7.8 Online Version

Deprecated Pages

SDK Documentation

Employees

Sign In

Skip to end of metadata
Go to start of metadata

This function is used in Python Scripting.

Description

This function allows you to add or modify a global translation.

Client Permission Restrictions

Permission Type: Translation Management

Client access to this scripting function is blocked to users that do not meet the role/zone requirements for the above permission type. This function is unaffected when run in the Gateway scope.

Syntax

system.util.modifyTranslation(term, translation, [locale])

  • Parameters

String term - The key term to translate.

String translation - The translated value to store.

String locale - If specified, the locale code (such as "es") identifying the language of the translation. If omitted, the function will attempt to detect the locale automatically. [optional] 

  • Returns

Nothing

  • Scope

Gateway, Vision Client, Perspective Session

Code Examples
Code Snippet
# This code adds or updates a translation into French
# for the world Hello. Note the u in front "Allô!", which
# is needed for Python strings outside of the 7-bit ASCII
# range.
system.util.modifyTranslation("Hello", u"Allô!", "fr")
Keywords

system util modifyTranslation, util.modifyTranslation