Excel file

Last modified: May 11, 2021Author: Jakub Pomykała

The most popular office program can now be a tool for translation management. Localize you application with Microsoft Excel or any other spreadsheet tool. Translations and translation keys can be exported using Web client, API or CLI to the Excel spreadsheet. You can share the file with others and import it later to update the translations. Use Excel as a localization tool!

File format example

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Upload with CLI

simplelocalize upload --apiKey <PROJECT_KEY> \
  --uploadFormat excel \
  --uploadPath ./my-excel-file.xlsx

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Download with CLI

simplelocalize download --apiKey <PROJECT_KEY> \
  --downloadFormat excel \
  --downloadPath ./my-excel-file.xlsx

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Import with API

    --request POST \
    --url 'https://api.simplelocalize.io/api/v2/import?uploadFormat=excel' \
    --header 'x-simplelocalize-token: <API_KEY>' \
    --form file=@/path/to/your/my-excel-file.xlsx

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Export with API

    --request GET \
    --url https://api.simplelocalize.io/api/v3/export?downloadFormat=excel \
    --header 'x-simplelocalize-token: <API_KEY>'

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