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Reorder sections in translating documentation

Move "Editing existing strings" to after "Adding new strings".
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Aidan Gauland 4 years ago
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## Editing existing strings
1. Edit every occurrence of the string inside `_t()` and `_td()` in the JSX files.
1. Run `npm run i18n` to update `src/i18n/strings/en_EN.json`. (Be sure to run this in the same project as the JSX files you just edited.)
1. Run `npm run prunei18n` to remove the old string from `src/i18n/strings/*.json`.
## Adding new strings
1. Check if the import ``import { _t } from 'matrix-react-sdk/lib/languageHandler';`` is present. If not add it to the other import statements. Also import `_td` if needed.
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1. Run `npm run i18n` to update ``src/i18n/strings/en_EN.json``
1. If you added a string with a plural, you can add other English plural variants to ``src/i18n/strings/en_EN.json`` (remeber to edit the one in the same project as the source file containing your new translation).
## Editing existing strings
1. Edit every occurrence of the string inside `_t()` and `_td()` in the JSX files.
1. Run `npm run i18n` to update `src/i18n/strings/en_EN.json`. (Be sure to run this in the same project as the JSX files you just edited.)
1. Run `npm run prunei18n` to remove the old string from `src/i18n/strings/*.json`.
## Adding variables inside a string.
1. Extend your ``_t()`` call. Instead of ``_t(STRING)`` use ``_t(STRING, {})``

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