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    Default What's the difference between "translation" and "localization"?

    Hi guys,
    Could anybody let me know what is the difference between "translation" and "localization"? Thanks in advance!

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    Default Re: What's the difference between "translation" and "localization"?

    Hi santiagop,

    A translation is from one language to another (source and target languages being different).
    A localization is from one flavour to another (for the same target language as source and target).

    It's pretty tricky...

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