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Mark content as Do Not Translate (MT4)

Overview

This Guide explains how to mark certain content as Do Not Translate in the MindTouch Editor.

Goal

After completing this how-to you will have certain content that is marked with a special class "mt-dnt" that indicates that the content should not to be translated.

Prerequisites

The material in this article requires that you have configured a Do Not Translate editor condition along with CSS. 

First Step

Inside the MindTouch Editor, first remove the yellow hightlighting. Then select the word or words that should not be translated and from the Styles menu select "Do Not Translate".

File:User:damienh/drafts/RSA_Translation_Documentation/Marking_Content_as_Do_Not_Translate/Selection_012.png

The words you selected will be marked in Red:

File:User:damienh/drafts/RSA_Translation_Documentation/Marking_Content_as_Do_Not_Translate/Selection_013.png

Second Step

Save the page. Note that when viewing the page the red will not show up in your content:File:User:damienh/drafts/RSA_Translation_Documentation/Marking_Content_as_Do_Not_Translate/Selection_014.png

 

Last Step

Now the content is marked with a special class:

<span class="mt-dnt" title="Do Not Translate">SELECT</span>

What's Next

Your translation vendor should be told not to translate anything wrapped with class "mt-dnt"

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