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Offline Qayyum

Updating seriously outdated english help file
« on: March 08, 2012, 07:02:27 AM »
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Offline prissi

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Re: Updating seriously outdated english help file
« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2012, 10:30:12 AM »
Yes, even though I try from time to time to update some dialogues, the english helpfiles are seriously outdated. Especially with the new help center, a general text and some more matching styles might be needed too.

(This goes also for other languages, most notably french, which even has help text for 83.xx ... )

Offline Carl

Re: Updating seriously outdated english help file
« Reply #2 on: March 08, 2012, 10:35:13 AM »
I'd be happy to do some work on the English helpfiles. Do I need an account on SimuTranslator to contribute to that?


Edit: I tried to send a new account request, the page doesn't seem to be working...
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Re: Updating seriously outdated english help file
« Reply #3 on: March 08, 2012, 11:20:04 AM »
This work very well; but the new accounts are made by the administrators manually to avoid spam and only get trusting people to translate. We also have to set the languages and so on. Please check your email.

Offline Carl

Re: Updating seriously outdated english help file
« Reply #4 on: March 08, 2012, 11:37:24 AM »
Thanks, prissi: I wasn't sure if it had worked since the page hung on the submission screen.

I'll get started on this later.

Offline Qayyum

Re: Updating seriously outdated english help file
« Reply #5 on: March 08, 2012, 03:12:21 PM »
I've already started work on the help files. Currently sections involving Game Options are 95% complete. Just finished game interface help.
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