[wp-hackers] Change Word Throughout Installation in Admin Panel

Stephen Rider wp-hackers at striderweb.com
Thu Jun 3 12:36:36 UTC 2010

On Jun 2, 2010, at 7:36 PM, mailapera wrote:

> I installed WP in Spanish and I am trying to change the word that
> stands for "article" throughout the admin pages with another word. I
> edited the language files searching and replacing all instances of the
> translation given for article, but once I reload, clear cache and so
> on no change appears.
> How can I do this? Am I missing something? Do I need to change some
> database entries also? Thanks

It sounds as though you've changed the .po file.  Did you then make a new .mo file from it?  The .po is the human-readable file, and the .mo file is the one that WP actually uses.


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