Uploading Translations Manually
This article describes how to manually upload translation tables per flow via the Appcues API.
Get your auth token
Log into studio.appcues.com.
Enter the following command and hit Return:
The command will return a very long character string, enclosed in quotes. Copy the contents (not the quotes). This is your auth token. As an example:
Get your account ID
You can find your account ID on the Account Settings page: https://studio.appcues.com/settings/account
12345 as an example.
Get your flow ID
You can find the flow ID from the flow's URL in studio.appcues.com. We'll use
https://studio.appcues.com/journeys/-L9876543210 as an example URL, making our flow ID
Prepare your translations
We'll use the example filename
translations.json. This API endpoint accepts uploads in either CSV and JSON format.
Upload files to the Appcues translation upload endpoint
Using all the example values mentioned previously, here is an example of an upload request, using the
curl command-line HTTP client (installed by default on Mac, widely available):
curl -X POST -v \ -F email@example.com \ -H 'Authorization: Bearer ABC.123.XYZ' \ https://customer-api-main.prod.us-west-2.aws.appcues.net/v1/accounts/12345/flows/-L9876543210/translations
On success, the API will return a 200 OK status code, also returning the uploaded and parsed translation in the response.