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How can I make top menu navigation multilingual?

I have a site that uses managed metadata for top navigation. The metadata is set with several languages but when I switch the language of SharePoint my top navigation doesn't change. What am i doing ...
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Office365 public website in different languages

Looking for a workaround to add to existing public website 2 new languages. As far as I understand the license of Office 365 Small Business Premium does not include variations. Searching in the ...
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How can we set the regional settings to EN-GB for the English language pack?

We have a multiple language packs installed on our SP2013 farm, the default language is English (this is EN-US). We would like to use the EN-GB regional settings for English but it looks like the ...
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Modifying Sharepoint 2013 search results based on culture

Is it possible to display search results from a custom list based on the current culture (French and English only) of the user? Using a simple list (Title, Description, URL, FrenchTitle, ...
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Export Translations error

I'm having a problem using the option "Export Translations" in SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. Export Translations is done at url https://portal.company.com/site/_layouts/exporttranslations.aspx ...
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Multilingual user interface: Is it possible to Export Translations using PowerShell?

I have a SharePoint Server 2010 Enterprise with several language packs installed. The Alternate Languages have been enabled in the Site Settings and several items have been translated. Is it possible ...
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Multilingual Listview webpart SharePoint 2010

I've added a ListView WebPart programatically. When i change the site language, default column titles are changed. But my custom columns title are not changing. I have used "Import Translations" ...
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How to translate the content in a paragraph into any Indian local language using javascript?

I am building a multilingual SharePoint app especially for Indian Farmers, using Office 365. How do I achieve to translate the given paragraph text to convert it to any Indian local language selected ...
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How to create a multilingual visual webpart in SharePoint 2013

Have anyone ever implemented multilingual visual web part in SharePoint 2013? I see there are many links out there on this topic but they are not cohesive and complete. I don't know how can I address ...
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Taxonomy field label not updated when changing language

So, I am working on a multilingual on-premise enterprise SP2013 farm-solution which will support three different languages (NO, SE, EN), and of course has a working MMS with all the terms that I need. ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Resource files location

I'm trying to translate some resource files of sharepoint 2013. I can't find the messages on the DeltaPageStatusBar when you start to modify the page For example the resource file for this mesages: ...
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In sharepoint 2013 multilingual not working

We have installed the English language pack and configured variation for Spanish language and I have also changed my browser language setting. Unfortunately my site is still showing an English ...
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How to get friendly url programmatically for a particular page url, Sharepoint 2013

So i'm missing a thing here. My site collection is configured with variations. I'm doing a language switch webpart, but the problem is How to find the friendly url for a page. For more info please ...
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Is it possible to retrieve MUI column Display Names through SharePoint 2010 Web Service API?

I have been trying to find information regarding retrieving MUI column Display Names and List Display names for different languages on a site where I have done MUI translations on. Using SharePoints ...
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How to display news in multi lingual website

I have a website in English and Arabic (using variations). I want to display news on home page using List. What is the best way to do it? Shall I create a single list with both English and Arabic ...
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Is there any trick to make a Blog Site available in more than 1 language

I tried to add a language on a Blog Site Template and the following error occurs: This site is based on a site template that does not support alternate languages Now is there any chance to ...
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Understanding variations

Please correct me if am wrong. I am trying to understand how variations work in SharePoint. I create a primary site in ENGLISH. I create its variation in ARABIC. I create a new page in ENGLISH site ...
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SharePoint web services and a multilanguage environment

I cam writing a console application that connects to a SharePoint 2010 server and manipulates data using listdata.svc. For example, I look for the 'Announcements' list and edit the 'Title' field. I ...
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SharePoint 2010 MUI doesn't work with Office 2007 templates?

MUI is active and working, however when the office document templates retrieves the list fields names, they're retrieved with the List/Web based language and not the user context language. Is that a ...
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Troubles with multilanguage (variations)

I am in troubles with multilanguage and I hope some of you can help me. I have a Microsoft SharePoint 2010 site in two languages: spanish (default) and portuguese, I have done a redesign of a lot of ...
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How to display “English” link on Arabic website and “Arabic” link on English website

I want to display link "Arabic" on my English site so user can click on it to view "Arabic" version. I want to do similar thing on my Arabic site where it will display link "English". How do I do ...
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New page missing from Arabic website (available in English site)

I have a multi language site as follows: English (default) Arabic I can open home page of both sites. Then I create a new page "test.aspx" from the Page library. This page is available on English ...
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delivering multilingual content in SharePoint 2010

I'm working on a project to deliver a multilingual content in SharePoint 2010. What will the best approach without doing a lot of customization etc... Can this be achieved out of the box. Tips ...
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SharePoint 2010 and Word 2010 Multilanguage Managed Metadata issue

We have some issues related to a SharePoint 2010 solution. It’s an Intranet site Collection with multi language support on UI, Managed Metadata and document content. The PC’s are set up with Windows ...
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Translation of months / days in the calendar web part

The OOTB calendar web part does not seem to support translation particularly well - months and days of the week are not translated, but action links and tooltips are. Can anyone offer a solution to ...
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Multi-language column title on SharePoint Online

Is multi-language available on SharePoint Online? For example, when user switch display language, the display name of fields on New/Display/Update form changes as well.
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How can I change a site's default language after creation (sharepoint 2010)?

after creating a site you can go to: Site Actions / Site Settings / Site Administration / Language Settings and select some alternate language(s) if you've got some language pack(s) installed, but ...
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SharePoint 2010 OOTB filtering and sorting is not working in XsltListViewWebPart in Arabic

I am working on a multilingual site in English and Arabic. I have some pages with XsltListViewWebPart to view custom lists with no more than 12 fields to display. These are connecting webparts and ...
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Multilingual User Interface (MUI) not works with SiteTemplates

I've created a CType and create columns namings for multiple languages by changing the current language and set the corresponding naming. Then I create a Subsite (same language based) using those same ...
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How to change datetime field to work with it in other culture?

I have a list with Datetime field. I want change data content of the column to persian/english. It is possible change the content when change language ?
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Save a multilingual site as template

I created a site and set the language settings to multiple languages, so users can switch between different languages for the MUI. But I have also custom columns in a list. So, i translated the ...
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how to sharepoint display columns content into several languages

I have created a site, installed my language packs, created the term store service and created some terms in multi-language (Persian and English). I then created a site in which, I created a new list ...
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Multilingual Taxonomy Search

I don't know whether this is possible in share point or not but can some one please confirm about this . I have created a multi-lingual term set so for eg for a term called energy i added a Spanish ...
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Multilanguage and Variations

I need a professional suggestion in creating a multilanguage site in Sharepoint 2010. I know basics of SharePoint but I'm not the specialist one. So my problem is this: I need to create a ...
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Why doesn't multi-langual work in the “New Item” form?

I have created a site, installed my language packs, created the term store service and created some terms in multi-language (Persian and English). I created a resource file for list and column name. ...
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Caml defined Custom Action, UrlAction and the multi language interface

When defining a custom action via the CAML schema definition, the UrlAction parameter specifies the "site or site collection relative URL of the page, for example, ~site/_layouts/sampleurl.aspx or ...
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Culture issue on first visit to site

On an existing SharePoint 2010 site, we have a problem with first time visitors. The site is setup to be multilingual. The server installlation is English, there is an additional Dutch language pack ...
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SharePoint 2010 Language Pack

We are planning to install more than one language packs in SharePoint Server 2010(Enterprise). I wanted to know whether we need to install each and every language pack having SP1(Language Pack SP1) ...
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Enable multilingual on SharePoint 2007 Site Collection

I have an internet SharePoint 2007 (MOSS) portal and I want to enable multilingual for it, what is the best practice? Considering I have tried to enable variation and it did work on the new content ...
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SharePoint multilingual site best practices

I have planned a multilingual site, based on SharePoint 2010 platform. I started a research in this direction. It's easy to make multilingual UI. Variation feature will help me to redirect users to ...
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Conditional show list column based on current MUI language in SP2010?

I have a list in a SharePoint 2010 site which has two columns for a description - one in English and the other in French. I'd like to be able to show only the column that matches the language ...
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Sharepoint 2010 + ContentType + Multilingue Document Template

I like to know if is possible to associate multiple DocumentTemplates into a ContentType? I create a ContentType "MY_CONTENTTYPE", so if i have 3 documents with the same content but in 3 different ...
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How can I create a multilingual site without variations?

I am new to SharePoint but know basics. The project has already been developed in English for the USA. It consists of user controls, developed webparts, . . it has images, Flash players, videos, ...