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Last updated by valentinaM-3 10 months, 3 weeks ago.

Assigned support staff: Raja Mohammed.

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June 27, 2019 at 8:00 am



I have a problem with string translation table.
I see this message on my dashboard:

'wp_icl_strings' is marked as crashed and last (automatic?) repair failed

[language] => en
[context] => Cookie Notice
[gettext_context] =>
[domain_name_context_md5] => XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
[name] => Message in the notice
[value] => This website uses cookies required to operate and useful for the purposes described in the cookie policy. If you want to know more about it click on the "Read more" button.
By closing this banner, scrolling this page, clicking on a link or continuing navigation in any other way, you consent to the use of cookies.
[status] => 0
[translation_priority] => optional
[allow_empty_value] =>

And the string translation page is empty!
I tried to fix it following this workaround:
but with no success.

I have to upgrade to WP 5.2.2. but the full backup I made has an issues in relation with the string table:
"Unable to execute SQL: Table 'wp_icl_strings' is marked as crashed and last (automatic?) repair failed"

Can you help me?


June 27, 2019 at 8:31 am #4097947

Raja Mohammed

Languages: English (English )

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

Hi there,

The issue seems to be related to more of MySql database than WPML,

Secure a backup of your database and files, try the fix suggested in this link

Please let me know the results.

Kind regards

July 10, 2019 at 6:16 am #4176263


Hi Raja,
sorry for my delay.

Yes, the problem was in the db, now is resolved!

Thanks again!