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Last updated by Bigul 7 months, 1 week ago.

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March 11, 2019 at 11:06 am #3310019

thomasM-46

I am trying to: translate my posts and pages but when I publish the translation, I can see from my "all languages" viewer that a new post/page is created which breaks the links in the translation switcher. Thus, if I make a translation of a Danish post into English, then after issuing the translation when I click the language switcher, it switches to the same post language but it changes everything else like the menu; switches to danish post text but English menu.

Link to a page where the issue can be seen: hidden link

I expected to see: When I click the language switcher that the post is also translated.

Instead, I got: everything else than the post being translated

March 12, 2019 at 8:19 am #3319189

Bigul
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Languages: English (English )

Timezone: Asia/Kolkata (GMT+05:30)

Hello,

Welcome to the WPML support forum. I will do my best to help you to resolve these issues.

I have visited the Post link you have shared. But not able to reproduce the issue exactly. Therefore can you please share the exact steps to replicate the issue.

Please try the following troubleshooting steps after a site backup and make sure the issue is existing or not.

1) Go to WPML>>Support page

2) Click on Troubleshooting link (blue link in the middle of the page)

3) In Troubleshooting page, please click on the following options of the *Clean up* section. Wait for confirmation of processing after each one.

- Clear the cache in WPML
- Remove ghost entries from the translation tables
- Fix element_type collation
- Set language information
- Assign translation status to duplicated content
- Fix terms count
- Fix post type assignment
- Recreate ST DB cache tables

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Thanks!

Bigul

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