Lokalize Computer Aided Translation Localization Tool

Lokalize is a free and open source localization software for Linux and Windows. Using this software you can translate OpenDocument files (*.odt). It is based on Translate-Toolkit to start translation from .odt to .xliff files and to merge translation back into .odt file. It is released under open source GPL v2+ license .


Install Lokalize on Ubuntu Linux

You can install Lokalize via the terminal application. Open the terminal (ctrl+alt+t) command-line app and run below Lokalize installation command.

sudo apt install lokalize

and install Translate-Toolkit via below command.

sudo apt install translate-toolkit

And start Lokalize app via below command.


You can also open Lokalize via applications menu.

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Lokalize settings

Install Lokalize via Flatpak:

Lokalize is available as a flatpak package from flathub. You need to install flatpak and flathub on your system and restart it. After that open the terminal app (ctrl+alt+t) and run below Lokalize flatpak installation command.

flatpak install flathub org.kde.lokalize

Start Lokalize via below command.

flatpak run org.kde.lokalize

You can uninstall it via

sudo flatpak uninstall org.kde.lokalize

That’s all.

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