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weather forecast in german language

Discussion of Mark Crossley's HTML5/Javascript gauges

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Thunderstorm
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weather forecast in german language

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:? Hello,
I would like to show the weather forecast in german language. In the cumulus folder I inserted the strings.ini in German translation. But nothing changes. There are only one strings.ini right? The display should also be displayed as a treadmill. Can anyone help me?
thanks
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Re: weather forecast in german language

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Yes, only one strings.ini file is allowed. The template file is renamed "samplestrings.ini", that must be renamed "strings.ini".

Make sure it is called "strings.ini" and not mistakenly "strings.ini.txt"

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Re: weather forecast in german language

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Hi,
Thank you, Mark, for your hints. now it worked. I had always made a web update after changing the string.ini. And that was the mistake. You have to start the program completely, so that the .ini updates. One last question: What change do I have to make that the forecast is presented as a text band. In the script file gauges.ini I could not find anything. :?:
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Re: weather forecast in german language

Post by mcrossley »

You mean scrolling text?

It only scrolls if the text is too long to fit in the display area.

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