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WordPress - How do I set up language in Transcy plugin in WordPress admin?

Please note that we provide 2 separated operations to manage the plugin, you can manipulate in plugin inside Wordpress admin or do action directly in our own designed plugin interface [] to manage the language and its translation easier. More details about how to manage the language in our own designed plugin, please refer to this link.

The language data will be synced between 2 plugin versions so feel free to select one of both options to manage language.

Below are step-by-step guidance in Transcy plugin in Wordpress admin:

I. Check store default language

Make sure you have defined your default language first in the embedded plugin inside Wordpress admin

Please be advised that default language is the language that you've written on your website.

After adding target languages, the plugin will base on default language to translate into target languages automatically.

In case you don't need to change default language, just skip this step then move on to the next step

From Transcy plugin dasboard in Wordpress admin => Language menu => Setting => it'll direct to Transcy plugin web

Setting => tap Change default language if you want

Select default language that you want to change => Save

II. Add target language

Add target language => choose target languages on dropdown list => Add


We provide 2 target language types, Advanced and Basic language. Advanced language is only available in Starter plan. Learn more here.
Please be advised that a target language which is already added as Advanced language will be disable in Basic language list and vice versa.

III. Manage language


Turn ON/OFF button to Publish/Unpublish target language on Switcher to get your website translated automatically into target languages

After publishing target language, you need to activate Switcher to show target language translation on website

Pin/Unpin/Remove/Switch language type

Change the position of Target Languages ​​in the list in-plugin or on Switcher by Pin/Unpin. Click here to learn more.

Bulk action

Select many target languages => Bulk action => Publish/Unpublish/Remove => Apply


Filter status of the language, sort Type of target language and status of Third-party app function

Switch language type and turn ON/OFF Third-party app function

NOTE: You can only disable Third-party app function for Advanced language. Otherwise, please switch language type or upgrade to Starter plan to use this function.

IV. Settings

Besides actions to manage languages above, you can easily adjust the settings for each specific language to see how it's shown on switcher like English language name, short name, native language, flag

Tap Setting => direct to Language Setting in Transcy plugin web

Under Action tab on the target language => click "Pen icon" to edit/adjust the target language (name, flag) on switcher

NOTE: Please be advised that you can only select available flags in our list

Also, bulk action to reset as default for all languages at once

After setting up language, let's move to Switcher to continue setup here.

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Updated on: 08/05/2023

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