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Last updated by Sourena 5 years, 6 months ago.

Assigned support staff: Harshad.

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February 20, 2013 at 4:29 pm #105935

Eagerbob

Hello all,
I use
<?php do_action('icl_language_selector'); ?>

to display a list of languages in the header. Works fine and should be easy to style since it is basicly a list. But, instead of

English
Deutsch
Nederlands

I would like to display: EN DE NL

Is it possible to change the names of the languages somewhere?

Thank You

February 21, 2013 at 7:24 am #106033

Harshad

Dear Eagerbob,

You can change the language names from wpml -> languages, then click "Edit Languages" link, This will redirect you to another page, under Translation column you can see Language names, you can change it to EN, DE, NL.

February 21, 2013 at 7:58 am #106043

Eagerbob

Thanks Harshad, that was easy.

April 7, 2013 at 6:44 pm #117594

Sourena

I go to WPML -> Languages, but I cannot find "Edit Languages". Where is it exactly?

April 7, 2013 at 6:47 pm #117595

Sourena

By the way, your translation of the word "Persian" is incorrect (That's why I need to edit it). It is currently "پارسی" but it should be "فارسی". The word "پارسی" is ideologically-charged and it is not the way Persian-speaking people call their language.