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Reading Time Language

I installed the Reading Time module from: https://github.com/EllisLab/Reading-Time But there is a problem. It outputs the time based on the EE language config text as: is about 5 minutes Or is 1 one ...
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Any recommendations for a multilingual feature/addon with RTL and LTR languages on EE4?

Is there a native functionality for additional languages in EE4 or should we go for an addon for a site with LTR and RTL languages? Please share your experiences.
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non unicode characters re breaking gwcode_categories plugin

does anyone have a plugin or advice to fix non unicode characters in entries? I have a french site and when an entry uses a character like â it totally breaks my code. In particular it breaks ...
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Has anybody used Structure Nav with Transcribe?

I've recently been using Transcribe and wanted to integrate Structure's Nav feature. I have used both separately without issue in the past. But now that I'm bringing them together, I'm having some ...
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Special Characters in Template Group Name (Chinese Characters)

We have a translated page in Chinese just so we can give the Chinese users a quick understanding in there language what the website is about. We want to display it here: domain.com/中文 Where 中文 = ...
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Google Webpage Translator Plugin Won't Function

I've been trying to install Google Webpage Translator for ages on our websites. I have attempted placing the code in the header template, footer template, a specific page. I have change the language ...
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managing multi language site

scenario I want to manage a multi language site without using any add-ons. I’m successful in managing all content from single channel, single field set & single template by using conditional ...
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How do I automatically switch to a user's language upon first visit while still being able to switch to other languages?

I'm currently working on a project where the website has two languages, Dutch and English. I've set up my root index.php to have Dutch set as default language and an index.php in /en/ is pointing it ...
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Japanese Language Pack

I've checked the existing Language Packs for ExpressionEngine and to no avail there is none for Japanese. Does anyone know where I can get this?
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Transcribe replace returning weird string

It's my first time with EE and I'm modifying the template of an existing blog. It's multilingual so it uses code like {exp:transcribe:replace name='written_by'} to display different texts, in this ...
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Multiple language setup with consolidated config file

I'm developing a multi-language site and wish to use the site root level ISO language code folder structure method. But it's not working – I get a blank page when visiting site.com/en/ or site.com/it/....
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Foreign Characters and Low Search

We have a site where some entry titles are company names including a German umlaut. When we perform a search using Low Search and type in the name 'without' the umlaut (as you would be most likely to ...
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Multilingual site - login landing pages

We've got a site which is in 10 or so languages, each of them being contained in a template group, en, es, de etc - so essentially the index page of each of these template groups is the homepage of ...
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Exp-resso store email template translation

I'm using Exp:presso store on a webshop. This webshop has multiple languages which I did with Publisher. Now I want to send the customer emails in their native language. Or at least, the language ...
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Correct setup for Google Maps in multi-language site

The project I'm working on is multi-lingual, there is a large member sign-up campaign planned and it is necessary to show statistics, and ideally also a map with marker clusters, to display where the ...
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Translate categories in custom built multi language site

Anyone knows how translate category names using this method? http://eeinsider.com/articles/multi-language-solutions-for-expressionengine
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Multi Language - Transcribe channel entries page URI

How to set same page URI on page channel entries but shown in different language? For example i have a 'contact' page entry which will shown as: http://mysite.com/en/contact and http://mysite.com/...
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Multilanguage URL structure

i ask for suggestions about running multilanguage on EE. fyi, i use transcribe. i need to know what type is the most suitable url structure for multilanguage site. for example my site will be ...
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Bug in transcribe [closed]

I am using EE v 2.8.1 and Transcribe 1.6 and I am getting a warning on one page as A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Warning Message: Division by zero Filename: transcribe/ext.transcribe.php ...
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Multilingual Sites and Url Mapping

Wondering what solutions people might have for mapping urls in multilingual sites. Our structure is basically: en/template/english_article Where each channel has the custom fields for each language ...
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URL redirect on browser language detection

I'm using the Browser Sniff plugin to detect for the browser language on a multilangiage site using Transcribe plugin. It's working for detecting the browser language. I want to redirect users with ...
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CE Cache + Multilanguage

I Use the Multilanguage Add-On from Bieber ltd. I now want also to ad caching to my site with CE Cache. I almost works but ce cache doesn't take the language segment in the url into account. The sites ...
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Freeform multi-language notifications

We're trying to work out the best way to get Freeform to send notifications in the user's language. For example, our contact form is on a page where the first segment is the lang code (/en/, /de/, etc....
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Get untranslated {segment_n} from translated URL with publisher

I'm using Publisher for translations and also use the URL translation. Now I want to show a menu item "active" based on the URL. But when I get {segment_1} it will return the translated template. So ...
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How to get default language in an add-on?

Is there a way to get the default language set in Admin -> General Configuration in an add-on(module, extension, plugin)?
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displaying spanish version of date while using transcribe

I am using transcribe and I was wondering if there is a way to display the entry_date in spanish. I could probably build a plugin that captures the entry date and returns the appropriate format based ...
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exp:channel:month_links - need multi lingual output

I've got a multi lingual site powered by Transcribe and I've run into one area where I am unable to get both French and English to work. See the code below {exp:channel:month_links channel="blog" ...
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Mutli-language, i18n, multilingual - addon suggestions?

I'm building a EE site and the front end needs to support multiple languages. Requirements: control panel does not need to support multiple languages Needs translations: static content in the front ...
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Best combination for multilanguage ecommerce site?

I want to create a multilanguage ecommerce site. I really like the multilanguage- approach mentioned here: http://eeinsider.com/articles/multi-language-solutions-for-expressionengine I like the idea ...
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“Time Ago” addon that has multilanguage support

I am using this addon to show time in a "time ago" format. The problem with this one is that it doesn't seem to support multilanguage. Is there an add-on or a PHP solution that supports this kind of ...
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Changing languages in sessions_start hook

I am trying to implement a multilanguage site. I have a hook handler for the hook sessions_start that is supposed to set the language for a page. Here are the lines of code from the hook to change ...
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Does {lang:x} work?

The EllisLab documentation on search results includes an interesting code snippet: <table border="0" cellpadding="6" cellspacing="1" width="100%"> <tr> <th>{lang:title}&...
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Overriding the default/loaded language

I am making my site multilingual and the solution that I went with is to leverage CI's language system(that is, I am using language files). I am using this addon to access language variables from the ...
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Is there a way to get the list of languages in the frontend?

In the control panel, if you go to Admin -> General Configuration there is an option for setting the default language. The select dropdown contains the list of languages that are supported. Is ...
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Matrix/Playa approach to i18n

My current solution for making my site multilingual is using this very simple plugin which is very close to how Codeigniter does it. However, it seems this cannot be used for things like Matrix/Playa ...
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How to remove “index.php” from Transcribe's language prefix

I am using Transcribe add-on which does a good job in managing a multi lingual site. I would like to take advantage of the option to include the language abbreviation as a prefix on the url but having ...
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Multilangauge Solution that doesn't require using segments

I have looked at Multi Language Module and Multi Language Support add-ons as solutions for multi language support. However, both of them require adding a segment in the url/ Something like http://...
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How to bulk import multi-language data to channel entries?

I'm trying to import a data base that has multi-language entries to EE and thought of using DataGrab. I'm using Publisher plugin to relate multi-language entries. Is there a way that I can import the ...
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Transcribe translated URL segments

Anyone know if there is a way to get the default (original) template-group/template segments from a Transcribe translated URL? Example: If the default language URL for a template-group is "example....
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Transcribe addon & XML sitemap

I'd like to make a template that generates an XML sitemap for my multilanguage site (using Transcribe addon) that contains all entries in all languages. The site structure is just simple flat pages ...
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Redirect multi language site based on IP address

I have a multi language site (using Transcribe addon) and I would like my users to be redirected to the correct language based on their IP address. My goal is that when a user visits the root ...
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Matrix search:cell=“foo” - if no results then display default copy

I'm trying to have a matrix field display a fallback row if there are no results from the search parameter. The field contains some copy that changes depending on the language of the site being viewed....
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Problem with pagination

I'm struggling with an issue with pagination on one of our sites... We are running a multi-language site (English & French). We are using the standard method of having folders at web root (ie. en,...
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Transcribe and the Pages module

I've discovered that Transcribe doesn't fully support the Pages module, which means that certain things don't work properly. For example the Transcribe language switcher will redirect to the homepage ...
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Unexpected results using .htaccess rewrites

I'm working a multilingual site in EE and I am optimizing the URL's for SEO reasons in multi languages as well. The purpose is that people can visit the URL http://www.domain.com/nl/contact/...
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Custom labels in safecracker error messages

I'm currently setting up a multilanguage website that enables members to update their own information, news, events, etc. For adding and updating this personalized content I'm using safecracker and ...
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How do you set up a language pack to take effect on system messages?

I'm currently finalizing the setup of a multi-lingual site and everything to this point has benefited from variables handling language-specific items, but I do have a Safecracker form in the site that ...
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simple multi language site (two languages, mostly static content)

This is my first multi language project and should be very simple. The only dinamic content is for blog, but it doesn't need to be translated. I thought to take these steps, i would like to have some ...
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multi-language front end system messages when logged in

hi im building a multilanguage site, by following this approach and added (source on this site) // overrides the default language for expressionengine (use the name of the language folder) $...
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Why ExpressionEngine? [closed]

I need multiple-domain support, some e-commerce catalog, uploading files from users and some forum feauteres in future. Is it good choice for this tasks? Why not Drupal, or Modx, or wordpress - for ...