Knowledge Base

Documentation on how to translate software with POEditor

JSON Editor

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

Code hosting service integrations

The localization management platform POEditor is integrated with GitHub, GitLab and Bitbucket. ... read more

How to use WebHooks with POEditor and VSTS/TFS

Customize your translation workflow by using webhooks with POEditor and VSTS. ... read more

Strings versus characters

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. ... read more

Broken automatic translations

When you use the Automatic Translation feature, your strings are sent to Google/Microsoft for translation via API. The exact result of their machine translation is then returned to your project. ... read more