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This project is the discussion forum for translators of all languages. Please report any bugs or other issues to the Translation Help Center.

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sticker_new_right.gif Translating relationships

Not yet released, but the curators have had two small beta-test periods on it, and it looks very promising.

Translation Events

Suggested by Oliver Bryk:


Example keys

Glossaries and style guides


The dutch translation project.

Deutschland (Germany)


Français (France)

Feature requests

Also see tr8n engine feature requests


  • Relationship phrases, ex. cousin, grandfather, uncle, etc.


Tr8n translation engine shortcuts

// - see also Shortcuts, github and Translation Exchange, Inc.

  • Alt+Shift+A Opens awards
  • Alt+Shift+B Opens message board
  • Alt+Shift+C Displays Tr8n credits
  • Alt+Shift+D Opens dashboard
  • Alt+Shift+G Opens glossary
  • Alt+Shift+H Opens help
  • Alt+Shift+M Opens sitemap
  • Alt+Shift+P Opens phrases
  • Alt+Shift+T Opens translations
  • Ctrl+Shift+A Displays available languages in Geni's languageselector. Complete tr8n list.
  • Ctrl+Shift+C Display current component status
  • Ctrl+Shift+I Turns on/off inline translations
  • Ctrl+Shift+K Adds software keyboard for each entry field
  • Ctrl+Shift+L Shows/hides language selector
  • Ctrl+Shift+N Displays notifications
  • Ctrl+Shift+S Displays shortcuts (this list)
  • Ctrl+Shift+T Displays Tr8n statistics

Bugs and issues//

See tr8n Engine Bugs and Geni Translation Bugs