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Last updated by Bruno 7 months, 2 weeks ago.

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February 28, 2019 at 8:45 am #3254119

clementl-5

Tell us what you are trying to do?
I upgraded to the latest version of WPML and now i can't see the categories of my posts in list display in the backoffice of WP (see the screenshot).
i can edit the categories in the quick edit, save and it would show up again.
but if i edit the post directly through the content, categories are checked and they disapear again in list display once saved.

I tryed it on my dev environement, and it works fine as long as i use WPML 4.0.8, upon upgrading to 4.2 i get this bug.

I'd like to either have a solution to this or have a quick save walkthrough to downgrade WPML to 4.0.8

Is there any documentation that you are following?
nope

Is there a similar example that we can see?

What is the link to your site?
ww.rennes-sb.com

February 28, 2019 at 8:58 am #3254232

clementl-5

i searched a bit more and found this :
https://wpml.org/forums/topic/categories-and-custom-taxonomies-randomly-not-displaying-throughout-site/
if i turn Yoast off, categories are back on full display... any further advice more than wellcomed.
CLP

March 1, 2019 at 3:04 am #3258335

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

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

Thank you for contacting us. Please, my sincere apologies for the delay in answering.

Please, follow the steps below:

- Click on the WPML > Support > Troubleshooting
- Look for Clean Up and click on these buttons:
-- Select "Posts" and click on the "Synchronize posts taxonomies" button
-- Clear the cache in WPML
-- Remove ghost entries from the translation tables
-- Fix element_type collation
-- Set language information
-- Fix post type assignment for translations

Following these steps, are the categories displayed correctly? Please, let me know if I can help with any other questions you may have about it. I'll be happy to help.

Thank you.