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- GAME BUILD #: 101.101.45340.0
- GAME PLATFORM: Steam
- OPERATING SYSTEM: Windows 10
DESCRIBE THE ISSUE IN DETAIL (below). LIMIT TO ONE BUG PER THREAD.
A small premise: I’m not reporting a bug… but providing a bugfix. Let me explain…
In this thread:
Among others, I reported a bug in the Italian translation, about the text of the button for building a lumber camp (“Costruisci falegnameria”), which is wrongly shown as “R”:
I’ve found the source of this bug in the Steam version of the game: it’s in this file
D:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\AoE2DE\resources\it\strings\key-value
in this line:
There are other “R” strings in the file, but I’m sure the right “R” to be fixed is that one, because I’ve tried replacing it like this:
6464 “Costruisci falegnameria”
and it works:
FREQUENCY OF ISSUE
How often does the issue occur? CHOSE ONE; DELETE THE REST!
- 100% of the time / matches I play (ALWAYS)
List CLEAR and DETAILED STEPS we can take to reproduce the issue ourselves… Be descriptive!
Here’s the steps to reproduce the issue:
- Start the game with the unaltered original file;
- Apply my fix;
- Restart the game and check translation of button text.
What was SUPPOSED to happen if the bug you encountered were not present?
Include the fix into the next release… and don’t punish me for having tampered copyrighted content, please!
ALWAYS attach a PICTURE (.jpg, .png, .gif) or VIDEO (.mp4, YouTube link) that highlights the problem.
GAME FILES (SAVE / RECORDING)
Attach a SAVE GAME (.aoe2spgame) or GAME RECORDING (.aoe2record) of the match where you encountered the issue. Link it below if using an external file service.
- This is the fixed file. Important warning: it’s for “Lords of the West” expansion, it may not work for users not owning it.
key-value-strings-utf8.txt (1,8 MB)