Figma beépülő modul

With the Crowdin plugin for Figma, you can use texts from Crowdin Enterprise in your designs to save time for both designers and developers. These could include original or translated texts. If necessary, you can add new ones (e.g., dialog titles, button labels) and send them to translators in Crowdin Enterprise.

Használati esetek

  • Quickly generate multilingual creative assets.
  • Lefordíthatja a vázlatokat, és tesztelheti azokat a különböző nyelveken, mielőtt a programozás megkezdődne.
  • Stop using ‘Lorem Ipsum’, add real texts from Crowdin Enterprise to your prototypes instead. Strings added from Crowdin Enterprise become linked to the text fields in Figma.
  • Create and upload source strings from your designs to your Crowdin Enterprise project. Created strings become linked to text fields in Figma. This way, developers could use uploaded strings, reducing time spent on development.
  • Preview translations and string keys in your designs.
  • Töltsön fel címkézett képernyőképeket a Crowdin Enterprise projektjébe.

Running Crowdin for Figma Plugin for the First Time

  1. Jelentkezzen be a Figma-ba.
  2. Open one of your design files or click New design file.
  3. In the file menu, click Plugins > Find more plugins…. Alternatively, right-click the canvas, and click Plugins > Find more plugins.
  4. Use the Search all plugins field to find Crowdin for Figma plugin.
  5. Click on Crowdin for Figma plugin > click and select Save.
  6. Hover over the Crowdin for Figma plugin and click Run.

A Figma Crowdin Enterprise fiókkal való összekapcsolása

Setting up Crowdin Enterprise Credentials

Note: To set up Figma integration, you need to have manager permissions (or higher) in Crowdin Enterprise.

To specify your Crowdin Enterprise credentials in Figma, follow these steps:

  1. In the file menu, go to Plugins > Saved plugins. Alternatively, right-click the canvas, and click Plugins > Saved plugins.
  2. Váltson a Beállítások menüre.
  3. Adja meg a Személyes hozzáférési tokent.
  4. Specify your organization domain name and click Connect. Figma Plugin Connect to Crowdin Enterprise

To generate a new token in Crowdin Enterprise, follow these steps:

  1. Go to Account Settings, Access tokens tab and click New token.
  2. Specify Token Name, select Scopes and Projects, click Create.

Crowdin Enterprise Personal Access Token

Selecting Crowdin Enterprise project

To select the project you’d like to work with, click the drop-down menu in Settings > Select Crowdin Project, and select a project from the list. Later, you can use the same drop-down menu to switch to another project if needed. Figma Plugin Selecting Crowdin Enterprise Project

Select the specific branch that your content will be uploaded to. If your Crowdin Enterprise project doesn’t have branches, leave it empty. Figma Plugin Selecting Branch

UI Localization

Use the Strings tab when localizing UI and working on dynamic pages with your development and marketing teams. In this tab, you can add source strings from Crowdin Enterprise to your designs in Figma in a click. After the texts are used in the designs, you can automatically upload tagged screenshots for translators’ reference back to Crowdin Enterprise.

Using Source Strings from Crowdin Enterprise in Figma

  1. Open the Crowdin plugin for Figma.
  2. In the Strings tab, use the Search field to find the specific copy. You can search strings by source text, string identifier, or context. Figma Plugin Strings Tab
  3. Select the text layer to which you want to add text and click the link icon next to the needed string. Figma Plugin Using Source Strings from Crowdin in Figma

After using the source strings from Crowdin Enterprise in your designs, they become linked with the text fields, and you can preview translations for these strings in Figma and upload screenshots for them to your Crowdin Enterprise project.

You can link a single Crowdin string to one or multiple text fields in Figma. However, one text field can be linked only to a single Crowdin string. If you link a text field with an existing connection to a new Crowdin string, the previous connection will be terminated, and a new connection will be established. If you’d like to unlink a Crowdin string from all text fields it was previously linked to, right-click on the link icon next to the needed string.

Adding Source Strings from Figma to Crowdin Enterprise

You can add strings already used in the designs or create and add completely new strings.

  1. Open the Crowdin plugin for Figma.
  2. To add the strings used in the designs, select the whole frame, multiple frames, or the needed strings on the frames. Alternatively, skip this step if you want to add a new string.
  3. In the Strings tab, click .
  4. In the appeared dialog, fill in the required fields.
  5. (Optional) To add labels to the strings, alternately select them from the Label drop-down menu and click Add Strings.
    Figma Plugin Add String

To add the same strings into multiple files in Crowdin Enterprise, alternately select the needed files from the File drop-down menu. Clear the Push hidden elements option if some frames contain hidden elements that should not be added to Crowdin.

When adding multiple strings, you may want to select Link new duplicate texts to a single Crowdin string. It’s useful in the following cases:

  • When adding multiple text fields with the same text, the plugin will add only one string to your Crowdin Enterprise project and link all duplicate text fields to it.
  • If your Crowdin Enterprise project already contains a string with the same text you’re adding from designs, the plugin will only link the text fields to the existing string and won’t create a new one.

Added strings will be transferred to your Crowdin Enterprise project and also displayed in the Strings tab’s list. You can edit or delete the strings from the same list anytime. The respective changes will also be applied to the strings in your Crowdin Enterprise project.

Adding Source Strings with Plural Forms

You can add strings with plural forms.

  1. Open the Crowdin plugin for Figma.
  2. To add the strings used in the designs, select the whole frame, multiple frames, or the needed strings on the frames. Alternatively, skip this step if you want to add a new string.
  3. In the Strings tab, click .
  4. In the appeared dialog, fill in the required fields.
  5. (Optional) Add labels to the strings.
    Note: When adding plural strings, the String field serves for adding the other plural form.
  6. Click Add plurals.
  7. In the appeared dialog, fill in the fields for each plural form. Depending on the source language of the connected Crowdin project, there could be a different number of plural forms you should specify.

    Note: You can add plural strings only to files that support plural forms (e.g., Android XML, Stringsdict, XLIFF, etc.).
  8. Click Submit.
  9. Click Add Strings.

Read more about Plural Forms.

Configuring ICU Source String Placeholders

When using ICU strings in your design, you can set the placeholders’ values, and after adding such strings to designs, they will be displayed in a formatted view with the preconfigured values.

Once you use the needed ICU string from Crowdin Enterprise in your design, you can configure its placeholders’ values.

  1. Open the Crowdin plugin for Figma.
  2. In the Strings tab, use the Search field to find the specific copy. You can search strings by source text, string identifier, or context.
  3. Click on the needed ICU string.
  4. Click Set placeholders.
  5. Type the needed values for ICU string placeholders.
  6. Click Submit to save the entered placeholders.
  7. Click Edit String to update the source string text in designs.

When previewing translations for ICU strings in Figma, they will also be displayed in a formatted view if the values were preconfigured beforehand.

Key Naming Pattern Settings

To simplify adding strings from Figma to the Crowdin Enterprise project, you can set up the desired key naming pattern for the source string identifiers in the plugin settings. The Crowdin plugin for Figma will suggest the string identifiers for new strings based on the selected pattern. While adding new source strings, you can always edit the suggested identifier to the preferred look.

To select the key naming pattern, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Crowdin plugin for Figma.
  2. Váltson a Beállítások menüre.
  3. In the Key naming pattern section, select the preferred option from the drop-down menu.

Besides the existing patterns, you can configure your own pattern. To use a custom pattern, select the Custom key naming pattern option from the drop-down list and specify your pattern in the Custom Key Naming Pattern field.

Uploading Tagged Screenshots to Crowdin Enterprise

When adding source strings used in the designs, make sure to keep Send screenshots selected. As a result, The Crowdin plugin for Figma will upload screenshots along with the source strings.

Also, you can update screenshots with an Update screenshots option while editing a Crowdin string that is linked to the text fields in designs.

Additionally, you can mass upload screenshots to Crowdin for all strings linked with text fields in designs.

  1. Open the Crowdin plugin for Figma.
  2. In the Strings tab, click to upload screenshots.

To learn more, read the article Screenshots.

Karakterláncok előnézete

Preview translations from Crowdin Enterprise for the strings used in the designs in Figma. You can preview translations in the new frames or the original ones. When previewing translations in the new frames, you can populate them with the actual translations or with string keys for further use by developers.

To preview strings populated with translations, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Crowdin plugin for Figma.
  2. In the Strings > Preview Strings section, select Preview in duplicated frames or Preview in the current frames.
  3. Select Create with language.
  4. Select the target language you want to preview translations for. Az Összes nyelv lehetőséget is választhatja.
  5. Válassza ki a Figma-ban megtekinteni kívánt tartalmat. Select All Frames or Selected Frames.
    Figma Plugin Preview Strings

To preview strings populated with key names, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Crowdin plugin for Figma.
  2. In the Strings > Preview Strings section, select Preview in duplicated frames.
  3. Select Create with key names.
  4. Válassza ki a Figma-ban megtekinteni kívánt tartalmat. Select All Frames or Selected Frames.
    Figma Plugin Preview Keys

Filtering Strings

To view only the strings linked to specific text fields, follow these steps:

  1. Select the needed text fields.
  2. In the Strings tab, click Filter strings.
  3. Select Show strings linked to selected text elements.

In the same way, you can filter strings linked to text fields for the whole frame or multiple frames.

Marketing Visuals Localization

Use the Pages tab to localize static pages, like brochures and banners. In this tab, you can send texts with context for translators to Crowdin Enterprise and upload translated copies back to Figma.

Sending Texts for Translation to Crowdin Enterprise

You can send text for translation either from selected or all frames from a Figma file. Translators will work with those texts in the list view and use designs as an additional context for even higher translation quality.

In Crowdin Enterprise, a root folder figma-plugin will be created. It will contain a subfolder named after your Figma file with HTML files for each frame inside. If needed, you can disable content segmentation in the plugin Settings so the long texts will not be split into sentences.

A Figma vázlatok fordításra való küldéséhez kövesse az alábbi lépéseket:

  1. Nyissa meg a kívánt Figma fájlt.
  2. Go to Plugins > Crowdin for Figma.
  3. In the Pages > Figma to Crowdin section, select the content you’d like to translate. Select All Frames or Selected Frames. Figma Plugin Send Texts

When the source files are uploaded to your Crowdin Enterprise project, you can invite contributors to translate and proofread them.

Read more about translation strategies.

Látszathonosítás

Even before translations are completed, you can test whether your application is ready to be localized using pseudo-localization. This feature allows you to simulate how the application’s UI will look with different languages to check whether the source strings should be modified before the project localization starts.

Once you send your texts for translation, you can start pseudo-localization.

  1. Nyissa meg a kívánt Figma fájlt.
  2. Go to Plugins > Crowdin for Figma.
  3. In the Pages > Pseudo-localization section, select the content you’d like to test with pseudo-localization. Select All Frames or Selected Frames.
  4. In the appeared dialog, configure settings according to your preferences.
  5. Click Pseudo-localize. Figma Plugin Pseudo-localization

Read more about Pseudo-localization.

Uploading Translations from Crowdin Enterprise to Figma

You can synchronize texts between Figma and Crowdin Enterprise projects whenever you want to test the translated copy inside Figma or generate multilingual assets.

To upload translated copies to Figma, follow these steps:

  1. Nyissa meg a kívánt Figma fájlt.
  2. Go to Plugins > Crowdin for Figma.
  3. In the Pages tab, Crowdin to Figma section, select the target language you want to upload translations for. You can also select All languages.
  4. Select the content you want to preview in Figma. Select All Frames or Selected Frames.
    Note: Page names in Figma can consist of only letters (a-z, A-Z), numbers (0-9), and special characters - _ .

    Figma Plugin Upload Translations

After uploading translations to Figma, the modified file will contain a separate frame with translations for each target language. Az újonnan feltöltött lefordított verziók nem írják felül a korábban feltöltött verziókat. Bármikor törölheti azt a lefordított példányt, amelyre már nincs szüksége. Figma Plugin Uploaded Translations

If you’d like the newly uploaded translated versions to override the previously uploaded ones, open the plugin Settings and select Override existing translations.

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