Support » Plugin: Translate Multilingual sites - TranslatePress » Links & spacing issues in translated strings

  • Resolved heydjude

    (@heydjude)


    Hi TranslatePress team,

    Great work and your plugin was working fine up until the latest update. The issue I’m facing is that translated strings are losing spacing between a period (.) and the start of next sentence. This is happening when using links in website copy. A space of one character (used to separate words) is going missing if a sentence has any linked text as part of the copy.

    For example:
    I use a link in a sentence like this. When I start the next sentence, the spaces before and after the linked text is missing. So, the translated site copy reads as such: I use alinkin a sentence like this.

    Manual Solutions Tried
    I tried adding an extra space when translating the strings but it reverts to its own (non-spaced) translation.

    This is rendering text with links to be right next to each other (without a space) and is causing UX and reading issues with translated text. This was not an issue with the earlier update. I’m using Version 2.0.9 right now.

    Would you please suggest a permanent solution? Thanks.

    • This topic was modified 1 year, 1 month ago by heydjude.
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  • I have also run into this exact issue with translation and spacing. Following for possible solution

    Plugin Support Dragos

    (@dragosvrejiu)

    Hello,

    Thank you for reaching out to us!

    This is a bug that we are aware of. It will be resolved in the next update of TranslatePress.

    We apologize for the inconvenience.

    Best regards,

    Thread Starter heydjude

    (@heydjude)

    FWIW, pasting   instead of a space at the end of translated string is working for now. Doing this, the plugin converts the html character ( ) into a space and keeps it there.

    @tayberg13 – you can use this workaround till the plugin gets fixed. Cheers!

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