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Last updated by sallyR 2 years, 2 months ago.

Assigned support staff: Joanna.

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September 1, 2017 at 7:04 am #1355716


Im need to move the shown flag symbols out of the menu, and place them above the main menu. Is there a css or a short code to accomplish this?


September 1, 2017 at 11:42 am #1355925


Hello @sallyr,

Yes, you can add a language switcher in a custom place.

You can add WPML’s language switcher to your theme files, using one of these hooks:

1. wpml_add_language_selector – Display WPML’s drop-down language switcher

2. wpml_footer_language_selector – Display WPML’s horizontal language switcher

You can also use the following shortcodes:

Then, you can specify the custom language switchers option in WPML->Languages->Custom language switchers or WPML->Languages->Footer language switcher (depending on the hook or shortcode that you used).

Related documentation:

September 1, 2017 at 12:49 pm #1356004


Hello Joanna, thanks for the reply. Which Code I need to show the Flags in the Header?

September 1, 2017 at 5:31 pm #1356263


Hello sallyR,

In the header, I would use the following code:

do_action( 'wpml_add_language_selector' );

Please check the screenshot to see where you can customize that language switcher and set e.g. flags only.

September 4, 2017 at 10:22 am #1357384


Thanks Joanna, now it works

best regards