Saturday, June 28, 2014

Xamarin Localization on iOS - Localizable.strings file encoding

When implementing the localization for your iOS app, if a specific language translation from Localizable.strings file a is not loaded, the reason is probably that:

The file Localizable.strings for all languages must be saved with an encoding

Unicode (UTF-8 with signature) Codepage 65001

It worked for me for French translation.


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