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WPML ia a multilingual WordPress Plugin. WPML makes it easy to build multilingual sites and run them. It’s powerful enough for corporate sites, yet simple for blogs.

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Does WPML translate numbers automatically, or do I have to do the string translation? [closed]

I'm developing my site in English, and when I'm done, I'll be turning it into Arabic. I'm using a function and wondering whether I should wrap it into a gettext call for WPML to get or just leave it ...
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Archive page for a custom post type using WPML

On a website using WPML in last version, I have a Custom Post Type using an archive page, called archive-agenda.php. CPT is defined with this code : register_post_type('agenda', array( 'label' ...
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Error when upload images larger than 1024px [on hold]

I'm stuck on a problem with uploading files. When I try to upload an image with 1024px or more, WordPress displays an error: Error sending. Try later. After reloading the media page, the thumb of ...
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How do I translate string inside jQuery script with WPML?

I've made this script for changing some colors on a custom element. My problem is that I can't find a way to localize the links in the href attribute. Is there an easy way for me to do this? /* ...
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Copying database tables to new database

am trying to migrate my old site to a new site, by only copying database tables. the reason doing this way is the old site is out of date with plugins etc and i have WooCommerce installed which i dont ...
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Getting a PHP Notice when using Pods with WPML [closed]

I have Pods and WPML installed, and I have SitePress Multilingual CMS extension installed for WPML, and I have many custom post types which I've added using Pods. Recently when I was checking the ...
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Changing the header image using WPML

I've got an issue with changing a header image based on language and the file path to the image. Have tried relative and absolute paths but still end up with a broken/missing file icon. In my ...
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Remove WPML's home_url filter

The WPML plugin filter's home_url in order to provide a link to the home page specific to the language you are viewing. (So if you are reading a Spanish page home_url() will point you to ...
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Hardcoding links to wp_nav_menu

I am currently trying to add a some links to the end of my wp_nav_menu but am having a hard time with the callback function that creates the list of languages I want to insert. The first function is ...
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Translate arguments of a user added custom code [on hold]

I needed to hardcode some extra code to a existing portfolio-template. Now there are two arguments which values need to be translated: <a href="/news/" class="hover-on"> <div ...
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WPML language tags (Qtranslate feature)

I for many years used qtranslate plugin for translating my wordpress websites, but for now I decided to use other plugin, called WPML. And now I'm struggled with one problem: I am missing one ...
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Best pratice to make taxonomy terms translatable without changing slugs?

I have one custom taxonomy with countries and states. I'd like to make these terms translatable but I'm not sure what would be the best way to achieve this. First of all, I don't want the slugs to ...
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Translate placeholder text in search field

I want to translate the placeholder attribute in my search box. I am using the WPML-plugin to translate all text. How can I accomplish this? My code: <input type="search" class="search-field" ...
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How to get posts in different language from WPML Plugin [closed]

i'm using Thermal-Api plugin in order to define a REST WS to get posts in JSON format. My Client uses WPML to translate posts and i need to pass to WP_Query the language set in front-end side. Is ...
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Make theme translatable for WPML

I have been really hard time to get my site translated. I have MO and PO files, but my theme is not compatible with WPML and the developer team doesn't to change it. Therefore I may have to build a ...
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How to remove WPML Generator Meta Tag by theme's functions.php (override plugin function)? [closed]

I've tried hard to find a way to not let plugin WPML output the following <meta name="generator" content="WPML ver:2.8.1 stt:3,1;0" /> tag in <head> via help of theme's function.php: It's ...
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WPML Get url without outputting

I am in the process of migrating from qTranslate to WPML to handle my languages. With qTranslate, I had a very simple way to get an url to a page or post knowing it's slug: $url = ...
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Hook in to add new post link wp admin?

How can i customize the Add new post link or how can i add my custom parameter in add new post link like http://www.test.localhost/wp-admin/post-new.php looks like ...
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Find proper “text domain” within theme

I have a client with a wordpress theme, Nevada, and we are having trouble making the built in translations work for it. The theme contains .mo files for English, German, and Slovenian, and appear to ...
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English version of my site show french strings [closed]

This is a weird one : http://www.famille-labruyere.com/ is the french version of the site http://www.famille-labruyere.com/en/ is the english one The problem is that the english version show theme ...
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Rewrite url for custom post type

I'm using WPML plugin to translate my site. I have a custom post type called "vinos" and I use this args: $args = array( 'labels' => $labels, 'hierarchical' => false, ...
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Borrowing of Previously Translated Strings by Child Plugin

Gist: When writing an extension of a plugin, can the extension "borrow" the translations of the req'd parent plugin by using it's textdomain? Scenario: Let's say that there's a parent plugin, whose ...
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How to display WP Query filters?

I'm wondering if there is a way to display current WP Query filters. I wrote a function that is supported to delete all posts and it does but when I'm using WPML and it filters posts by language then ...
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Why isn't WMPL correctly redirecting users based on browser language? [closed]

Even though I have 'Browser language redirect' activated at WMPL's setup screen, users aren't being correctly redirected according to browser language. I currently have three languages selected: en ...
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Taxonomy page wpml dropdown not working

I have created the custom post type with the taxonomy product-categories. I have installed wpml and added the menu with the custom category. When the menu created using the custom post type category ...
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Theme localization in WPML - .mo file error [closed]

We are creating a multi-lingual multi-site (on sub-domains/domain mapping) on Wordpress. We recently bought WPML Wordpress plugin and installed it on the basic language (English) version. Now we are ...
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Cannot locate specific <a href> link/string using String Translation with WPML? [closed]

I have added a link on the footer of my page in the format <a href="URL">Link</a> I would like to allow wmpl to translate it in french and have tried scanning my theme but the link's ...
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WPML icl_register_string() throws fatal error but works [closed]

I'm helping someone with a custom plugin and they need it to be WPML compatible. Using the method from WPML I was able to register a string in WPML and output it on the other end. However, when the ...
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What would be the correct way to manage a multiple locale site with Wordpress [closed]

We are a professional company with lots of big clients and have adopted Wordpress 2 years ago to build professionnal grade websites. Being locate in a multiple language country, we have to make our ...
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WordPress Translation to french, at -> à not working

I have a german / french blog. I installed the german WordPress version, so I already had de_DE.mo and de_DE.po in wp-content/languages. After I realized that the content of a comment's ...
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Using Variable in WordPress Translate Functions

From everything I've read, you should only translate text strings via the WP translation functions like _e() or __(). However, I need a way to translate content submitted via a form. Is there some ...
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Redirect user based on his language and country using WPML [closed]

I am using WPML as a languages solution in my blog (in my case it's English and Spanish) I would like to know if there is a simple way of detecting where is a user coming from (which country.. I ...
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same comment list for two posts

I've an unique problem, I'm using WPML to translate my website. WPML takes post and duplicates it, so that translation becomes another post. Thus keeping Gallery/Comments/Ratings separate. I'm on ...
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Use specific language for comment section

On some pages I have the possibility to write a comment (name, email, website, comment). The labels are now in my default language. Now I want to use the English labels for the whole comment section. ...
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Gettext details

I've got a few gettext() questions that are not covered anywhere in WordPress Codex but I think they are important. __('string') in THEME should be used for strings that are likely to be present ...
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Get all content on a “single page” site depending on language

I'm developing a "single page" WordPress based site that has content in multiple languages (using the plug-in WPML) and I need to retrieve it in a more efficient manner to avoid slow page load time. ...
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WPML tables not deleted when removing multisite subsite, need help clearing up my sql-file! [closed]

I´m building a WP Multisite for a client that wants a multilingual site. Before choosing WP Multisite, I bought and tried out WPML. However that plugin didn't fit for the job so I deleted it and got a ...
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WPML - how to translate user profile fields with icl_t()? [closed]

Existing code somewhere in a template or shortcode handler, display user profile biography: <?php if ( $user ) : $bio = get_the_author_meta( 'description', $user->ID ); ?> <div ...
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category filter doesn't work in WPML

I translate the categories to another language, but in the main page, the two language categories are all displayed. How can I filter another language? My WPML version is 2.4.1. I found all the ...
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Unable to display multiple post types in same query (WPML WP_Query)

I'm sure there's some very easy explaination for this, but I'm stuck. I am just trying to put a nice, simple recent posts element on the front-page of a site and for some reason when I try to use: ...
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WPML with WP_Query serving up all 3 languages [on hold]

I've got something about this on the WPML support forums, but I figured I could ask here as well. Here's the important info: I'm running a WP Multisite setup with custom post types, custom fields, ...
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WordPress Blank Screen Issue [closed]

I'm running a WordPress website with a custom template that is showing me a blank screen when I have not viewed the site in a few days. I've cleared the browser cache and I've empited all cache using ...
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wp_pagenavi function parameters

I've been searching all around the web for the API of the wp_pagenavi plugin, but seems that I can't find one. I just want to know: In examples that I found, the wp_pagenavi function has from 0 to 3 ...
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WPML in custom page templates

I have a Wordpress site translated from dansk to english using WPML. In it, I have a page which uses a custom page template to display the titles of all the posts. Sadly, it's displaying all posts ...
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WPML Translated Term

Since I posted on their forum and I didn't got any answer, here I am, asking the same question again. So: I made a script that add the posibility to add an image and change the order for the terms of ...
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Internationalize plugin so strings can be translated in WPML

A third party developer made a text widget with title, body and thumbnail. This accompany widget plugin has not been internationalized and therefore the strings do not appear in WPML's string ...
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WP-e-commerce (getshopped) - Annoying permalink issue

i’m using wp-ecommerce (getshopped) and WPML on a website, all pages display correctly when i use the default (/ugly…) permalink structure, but when i try to use the much desired permalink structure ...
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WP-e-commerce (getshopped) Hebrew language files - where can I get them?

I’m working on a dual language website (english+hebrew) the website uses wpml+wpec. I’m looking for the hebrew language files (mo/po) – where can i get them?
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Translate custom template with WPML

I have custom template that is used by ClassiPress and it is working fine on default language, but when I enter the page language selector won't work since it's not translated. How can I translate ...
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WPML - Change the language of large number of posts

I need to change the language of some 500 posts in a site that uses WPML. Currently all of them are set to English, but are in fact in Spanish. What is the fastest way to do so? It is possible to get ...