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Problem: Inside WooCommerce, how to change the string "Select Options"?

Solution: To change this string that was defined within WooCommerce, you must use a custom code. You can see in the link below the tip that was given to the client.

Relevant Documentation:

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Last updated by benjamin 2 years, 9 months ago.

Assigned support staff: Bruno.

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May 16, 2017 at 12:58 pm #1277200


Hello WPML

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I am trying to: change the string "Select option" on the product: Piballa Travel
like:"Change color", "Farbe wählen" ... and so on
I can not find this string!

thanks for your assitance

May 16, 2017 at 7:47 pm #1277627


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Thank you for contacting us.

Are the strings that are located in WooCommerce been added in English?

If these strings were added in English, then you can not change them by String Translation. In this case, you should use a WooCommerce filter to change this string. You can see step-by-step in the WooCommerce documentation:

Here is a small example for you to see (this function should be added inside the functions.php file of your theme:

add_filter( 'woocommerce_product_add_to_cart_text', function( $string, $object ) {

	if( count( $object->attributes ) >= 1 && $object->is_purchasable() ) {
		return  __( 'Change color', 'woocommerce' );

	return $string;

}, 10, 2);

Then, inside the WPML > String Translation page, you can translate the string "Change color".

Please, let me know if I can help with any other questions you may have.

Thank you.

May 16, 2017 at 8:11 pm #1277636


great, thanks
thats all 4 now