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How to translate Prestashop front office terms

Why you may want to translate phrases on your store:

  • You may wish to change the terminology to be more specific to your locations: I.E Tax to VAT, Shipping to Delivery etc.
  • Customise the site and modules to adhere to your business through more targeted and customised means.


1 – Login to your PrestaShop backoffice.
2 – Navigate to Localisation on the left hand backoffice menu.


3 – From the flyout menu select translations.

4 – From here select the translation type: Front Office Translations for theme translations and Installed Module Translations for module translation. Choose the active theme, and the language to be translated, and click on the modify button.


5 – Click to expand the area of the site that needs to be translated


6 – Use the right hand text fields to change the translation of a phrase.


7 – Click save and stay to save and continue modifying, or save to finalise your changes and leave translations.



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Apprentice turned Web Developer, mixing and matching my skills between the WordPress and Prestashop Teams. I absolutely love playing and watching football, especially Liverpool FC.

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