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Add Apex API for Custom Labels


Custom Labels can ONLY be referenced in apex code as in the following:

String labelValue = System.Label.my_label;

The value returned will be the label's translation for either the current user's language or if specified, the language for the visualforce page.  This is too inflexible in many situations.  This idea requests an API be developed to allow for explicit retrieval of a translation for a custom label.  Something like the following:

String labelValue = System.Label.my_label.getTranslation('zh_CN');

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