Translate Create issue button text

Hi,

I am creating a language pack to change "Create Issue" to "Create Ticket". I have managed to change the "Issue" word everywhere in JIRA (6.1.4) but I cant find where the "Create Issue" button/menu caption is defined inside the language pack. I downloaded it from https://translations.atlassian.com/, JIRA-6.1.4-language-pack-en_US.jar.

From https://answers.atlassian.com/questions/218718/how-to-rename-the-title-like-creatissue-and-issue I added

menu.issues.new.issue = Create issue

to com/atlassian/jira/web/action/JiraWebActionSupport_en_US.properties, but that didn't work. That key menu.issues.new.issue is not in the language pack.

So, where is the "Create Issue" text defined in JIRA 6.1.4?

Thanks.

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The key you are probably looking for is "alt.text.createnewissue".

You can use instructions from the following page to find a message key: https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/TRANS/How+to+fix+incorrect+JIRA+or+Confluence+translation

You can also try our InProduct translation plugin to translate messages directly in JIRA: https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/com.atlassian.translations.jira.inproduct

Cheers,
Jacek

Hi Jacek,

I added the alt.text.createnewissue key to the com/atlassian/jira/web/action/JiraWebActionSupport_en_US.properties and it did the trick.

Thanks a lot for your help!

Cheers

Enrique.

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