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New localization features on DNN 3.3 / 4.3

In his blog Checking your module for localization Joe descrived an easy hack to test the localizability of a given module. Things are much easier on new version!

In web.config you will find an entry like:

    <!-- Show missing translation keys (for development use) -->
    <add key="ShowMissingKeys" value="true" />

In previous versions this flag displayed a message on screen whenever a resource key was not found on ther appropiate resource files. For example:

In the new version we reuse that same flag to also display a fixed text in front of all localized texts: [L]

So at first look it's now much easier to verify if a module has been completely localized or not.
For example:

As you can see here all the text include the preffix [L] so we can be sure all messages have been localized.


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