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Translation

 

Overview

  • Go to https://author.poly.com/etc/sdl/connector/overview.html
  • Click on “Create”
  • Select the page you wish to translate. Mostly it should be from EN-US
  • In this example, we are selecting www > language-masters > en > legal > warranty > translation-test
  • Click “Add”
  • If you want to translate child pages; then tick the checkbox “Include Child Page”.
  • But try to keep the file count low so that the translation job completes quickly.
  • Click “Next”
  • Add Name to Project. It should be self-explanatory.
    For example; translation-test-DE (we need to translate the page in DE)
  • Add description which is PO: 10000003572
  • Skip Department section
  • Keep the 3 checkboxes ticked
  • Select Cloud Configuration:
    • Default
    • SDL + MT + PE + ICR
    • SDL + MT + PE
    • SDL + HT + ICR
    • SDL + MT
    • SDL HT
  • Select Due Date
  • Select Source Language. In our case EN-US
  • Select Target Language. In our case German DE
  • Select the translated content location: Create Update language copy
  • Click “Next”
  • On Confirmation Screen click “Start”
  • Then open the Job.
  • If its SDL + MT; after some time, it will show status as completed. You can visit the German Language copy and verify the page is translated or not.

For “Default” cloud configuration:

  • After you click “Start” on the confirmation screen, go to the Job page.
  • Wait for a few minutes.
  • After some time, the status of the job will be “For Approval”
  • Click on “Approve” at the top right.
  • Once Translation is completed. It will show status as completed.
  • The job will be removed from the SDL overview page.
  • Go to language copy and verify whether the page is translated or not.
Adding files/pages for translation
Setting up translation configuration
Confirmation Screen
SDL-Job detail screen