Knowledge Base

Documentation to help you use the POEditor localization platform effectively

Getting started

Opting out of personal data processing

At POEditor, we collect as little personal data as possible and we safeguard it as well as we can.

Getting started

Why you may be not receiving emails

Owner Admin Contributor

If you are not receiving email notifications from POEditor, then you might be on our suppression list. You can ask your project owner or an admin to check their Contributor list to make sure.

Getting started

Strings versus characters

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The number of strings is the metric we use to charge a user (if needed) for a subscription. Characters are used with the Automatic Translation feature, which is uses API from Google/Microsoft for machine translation.

Formats

YAML Editor

It's easy to translate .yml files online using the localization tool POEditor, and it's free up to 1000 strings.

Formats

INI Editor

It's easy to translate .ini files online using the localization tool POEditor, and it's free up to 1000 strings.

How to report a security vulnerability

How to report a security issue or vulnerability in the localization management platform POEditor.

Formats

Angular XLIFF (.xlf) Editor

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With POEditor, you can manage Angular app localization easily, using XLIFF files.

Features

How to use webhooks in your localization project

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Customize your localization workflow by using webhooks in your translation project managed with POEditor and your prefered code hosting platform.

Features

How to transfer Automatic Translation characters

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How to move AT characters from your POEditor account to that of another user.

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