File..New File
From the appropriate platform, choose Resource, Strings File
Name it “Localizable.strings”.

Add your key value pairs as such:

"HELLO_WORLD" = "Hello World!";

In code add your localized string with:


NSLocalizedString("HELLO_WORLD", comment: "")


NSLocalizedString(@"HELLO_WORLD", nil);

To add additional languages go to your project..Info..Localizations.

Press the + button to add new languages.


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Tested with:

Xcode Version 7.2.1

Localize iOS project with Strings file

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