eLearning and Training: The Basics of Translation & Localization
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MARCH 17, 2013
Localization: The process of adapting a product (in the context of translation, usually software) to a specific locale, i.e., to the language, cultural norms, standards, laws and requirements of the target market. This is not a PDF of the file, but the actual file itself (i.e. It is ideal to translate from the source file rather than a PDF or uneditable version. by Jen Weaver. For many training professionals, the translation of support materials is a fairly new task.