PressBooks in German and Estonian

PressBooks has added a couple of new languages: German (thanks Ron!) and Estonian (thanks Karol Kallas!).

If you would like to improve either translations, please contact us, or fork the files on github:

First, to change the PressBooks User Interface to a new language:

1. Login to PressBooks, and Edit Profile

Edit Profile
Edit Profile

2/3. Scroll Down and select your Language, then click on Update Profile

Select Language
Select Language

And Voila!

PressBooks Japanese
PressBooks Japanese

Now if you’d like to modify your EXPORTS as well …

4. Go to “Book Information”

Select Book Information
Select Book Information

5. Finally, choose your Export language. If supported, Exports will modify various text, such as Contents

Select Your Export Language
Select Your Export Language

IMPORTANT CAVEAT:

All of these translation features are FIRST DRAFTS. They all need improvement. You can find existing PressBooks translations on Github, please fork & improve. Please contact us if you would like to help: support@pressbooks.com.

 


PressBooks is a simple book production tool that makes ebooks & PDFs … Perhaps you’d like to make your own books?

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