HTML Document Multilingual exercises

Release date 02/06/2006
Contributor Former Eionet member

  • Demonstrating language negotiation in CHM portals:
    • submit an item in default language English; change the selected language to French
    • submit an item in French; change the language to English
    • insert the French language in your browser
      • IE: Tools -> Internet Options -> Languages -> Add
      • Firefox: Tools -> Options -> Advanced -> Edit Languages -> Add
      • Other operations: Delete language, Move up, Move down
    • take a look at both items previously submitted when French is selected
  • Add a new language in CHM portal
    • CHM Portal (ZMI) -> Portal properties -> Languages -> Add
    • Other operations: Delete language, Change default language
  • Translate labels
    • Services -> Administration -> Translate messages -> Find message -> Translate
  • Translate content
    • Add a new item inside CHM portal
    • Translate in other language, view it
  • Local channels
    • Services -> Administration -> Local channels -> Add new channel (other language)
    • Arrange the portlet, view the content
  • Translate glossary terms
    • Add a new item inside CHM portal
    • Choose another language
    • Consult glossary of terms for keywords (no translation available)
    • CHM Portal (ZMI) -> glossary_keywords -> Choose term -> Translate
    • Consult the keywords again in item's page (now the term was found).
  • Import/Export of glossary terms
    • CHM Portal (ZMI) -> glossary_keywords -> Export
    • Export to XLIFF file (Choose language)
    • CHM Portal (ZMI) -> glossary_keywords -> Import
    • Import from XLIFF file to CHM portal
  • Import/Export of translated messages
    • Services -> Administration -> Translate messages -> Import/Export
    • Export messages to PO file
    • Import messages from PO file
  • Import/Export of content
    • CHM Portal (ZMI) -> Choose content to export -> Import/Export
    • Export content
    • Import content to another CHM portal