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June 30, 2019 at 9:07 pm #4114951


I would like to use en_GB as the default language for our website, as well as for the admin panel as well.

What are the steps I need to do to achieve this?

June 30, 2019 at 10:34 pm #4115003


Languages: English (English ) Portuguese (Brazil) (Português )

Timezone: America/Sao_Paulo (GMT-03:00)

Thank you for contacting us. What language is currently being displayed on the backend? Is it a language other than English?

If so, you can follow the steps below to fix this:

- Click on the WPML > Theme and plugins localization
- On the "Localization options", uncheck the "Assume that the original language of all strings is English"
- Click on the Save button

This will make the strings to display correctly. Please, note that this has already been reported to our developers for them to review. At the moment, this is a workaround that changes the backend strings as expected.

Thank you.

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