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Last updated by gabrielP-16 7 months, 2 weeks ago.

Assigned support staff: Riffaz.

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April 26, 2019 at 3:24 pm #3691999


Hello Dear,
we are under development of new RTL website,
the website is just 1 language (RTL).
but we need to translate the theme and plugin which they are English base.

in this situation what we have to do ? we set the current website language the (RTL) and second language english ?
please advice
thanks and regards,

April 28, 2019 at 6:35 am #3697261


Languages: English (English )

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


Thank you for contacting WPML support.

we set the current website language the (RTL) and second language english ?
- yes.

Then change the plugin language using this workaround:

-Go to WPML > String translation
-Search for the string and select it
-At the bottom of the table, you will see a button to change the language of the string
-Change the language to one that you won't use on your site
-"Translate" the string to the original/RTL language

Let me know if this helps, please.

Kind regards,

April 28, 2019 at 7:43 pm #3698879


My issue is resolved now. Thank you!