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I need to add a new Country name to the Field of Country in address by changing an existing Country name, but i can't find the place that the country names Are Stored.

i need new country name

For example i Need to change the "Tuvala" Option to my desired Country name.

and also i need too change this value in other Localization formats.

how can i do this change?

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The model that loads the country information for use in the config is Mage_Adminhtml_Model_System_Config_Source_Country

Here it will load all the options from the directory country collection and return them as an options array.

The collection class is Mage_Directory_Model_Resource_Country_Collection

$this->_options = Mage::getResourceModel('directory/country_collection')->loadData()->toOptionArray(false);

Completely new countries would need to be added in the correct tables.

  1. directory_country
  2. directory_country_region & directory_country_region_name

There would then need to be a new entry in the Locale Data xml file under /lib/Zend/Locale/Data. After making these changes you will need to clear you cache.

  • Hi David. i will check – Sepano Oct 21 '13 at 13:40
  • It worked for me – Sepano Dec 15 '13 at 8:52
  • Glad it works. Feel free to accept – David Manners Dec 15 '13 at 19:21
  • @DavidManners will you please answer the question how to update country name in magento2 – Rajeev Singh Jan 23 at 6:32

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