Translating the Automad Dashboard is very easy. Please follow the steps below to create and use your own translation file. Note that the Dashboard might change in the course of future developments. After updating Automad to a future version, any new text modules, not contained yet in your translation, will appear in English.
To create a translation, you can use the default text modules file shipped with Automad as a basis. The file is structured into simple key/value pairs for each text module, separated by new lines and dashes. You can find the file here:
Save a copy of the above file anywhere outside the
automad directory. A safe place is for instance the
Now you can simply edit the copied file.
To activate your translation, you have to register the path to your translation file in the
config/config.json. Note that the base directory of your Automad installation is used here as the root for the file path: