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Localized WordPress and Language switcher (3 posts)

  1. nlex
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    I use WP 2.5.1 in french. When i activate the plugin Language Swicther (similar to Polyglot plugin) my admin panel is back in English… ??

    Any tip ?

  2. ndo
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    I think you'll have to take a look at the config.php and change the language settings there. dunno the exact line tho…

  3. nlex
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Thanks. In fact you have to rename the language file as its explained in the documentation :
    http://www.poplarware.com/languageplugin.html

    To translate the core of WordPress, download or create WordPress language files for all languages other than English that you are going to use. What you are looking for are files like es_ES.po and es_ES.mo (substituting your language's 2-letter code for "es", and an appropriate country code for "ES"; it is also fine to have files without a country code, such as es.po and es.mo). They can be found in a couple of places:

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