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How to Translate IWP EU VAT For WooCommerce Plugin?


You can follow these two methods to translate the plugin according to your requirements. Note that plugin is constantly updating and languages are added more and more, current version is completely translated in english and spanish.

  1. Manual Method
  2. WPML Plugin

Manual Method Of Translation


Poedit is a free translation editor software.

The original language file of the plugin is iwp-eu-vat-for-woocommerce.pot.

Download Poedit, the software through which you can translate the plugin text strings. Now open the file iwp-eu-vat-for-woocommerce.pot and click on the “Create new translation” button.

Select the language in which you want to translate the plugin.

Translate the strings according to your requirements.

then .po and .mo files will be created automatically in the “languages” folder of the plugin.

Note: Change the language of your WordPress site from Settings > General > Language

WPML Plugin For Translation


Getting started

First of all, you need to purchase the WPML Multilingual CMS package as it includes the WooCommerce Multilingual settings.

Configuring WPML

Check out WPML’s getting started guide to learn more about setting up WPML and translating your website content.

You might also want to refer to WPML’s WooCommerce Multilingual documentation to know more about running your WooCommerce store with several languages and currencies.

Scanning and registering Strings for translation

To translate strings you need to scan the plugin in order to register the strings for translation.

You can do this by going to WPML -> Theme and plugins localization.

Under the Strings in the plugins section select the plugin then click the Scan selected plugins for strings button.

Translating Strings

With WPML you can translate the strings in the required language.

Go to WPML -> String Translation.

You can also search for the string directly.

To learn more about translating string check WPML’s guide on String Translation.

To translate the strings, simply click the plus icon under the language you want to translate your string into. Fill in the translation then click outside the translation field to save the translation.

Now the string will be correctly displayed in the selected language.

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