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There is a .po and .mo file in the theme's languages folder, here is a step by step guide of how to translate...

1. Install latest version of the theme via WordPress > Updates

2. Connect to your server via FTP and navigate to /wp-content/themes/themename/languages/

3. Download default.po and / en_GB.po and en_GB.po

4. Make necessary changes to translations with Poedit ( by opening default.po / en_GB.po

5. Save off in correct language e.g. pt_ES.po

6. Upload .po and .mo to the same folder as in step 2

7. Edit your wp-config.php in the site root (please make a backup first)

8. Change the line define('WPLANG', ''); to your language file name (without the .po) e.g. define('WPLANG', 'pt_ES');

9. Upload/Save wp-config.php You should then be all translated, if you find any issues, please refer to this helpful YouTube video first: