Export Translations

Build ZIP archive with the latest translations.

Please note that this method can be invoked only once per 30 minutes (there is no such restriction for organization plans). Also API call will be ignored if there were no changes in the project since previous export. You can see whether ZIP archive with latest translations was actually build by status attribute ("built" or "skipped") returned in response.


GET https://api.crowdin.com/api/project/{project-identifier}/export?key={project-key}


Name Value Description
branch optional string The name of related version branch (Versions Management).
json optional string May not contain value. Defines that response should be in JSON format.
jsonp optional string Callback function name. Defines that response should be in JSONP format.
project-identifier required string Should contain the project identifier.
project-key required string Project API key.


If successful, this method returns a XML structure, as it is shown below.
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
<success status="built">
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
<success status="skipped">
Unsuccessful response sample:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
  <message>API key is not valid</message>


curl \
$request_url = 'https://api.crowdin.com/api/project/{project-identifier}/export?key={project-key}';

$ch = curl_init();
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_URL, $request_url);
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, true);

$result = curl_exec($ch);

echo $result;