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Multi language support in community built using LWC (Migration from Visualforce to LWC)

We have an Identity community which supports more than 50 languages built using visualforce pages. We would like to migrate the community to LWC. For that, main issue we are facing is the language ...
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Accessing to picklist value in a specific language

i'm facing a problem : i need to access to translated values of a picklist thanks to Apex. I have a picklist with English master values and i have translated these values thanks to the Translation ...
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Best approach to translating numerous email templates

The Problem: I have approximately 30 different email templates that are being sent out to applicants during an application process. Applicants have 3 language options: English, French & Portuguese....
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Assigning Knowledge Articles to a queue in apex

I'm trying to use the KbManagement.PublishingService class to assign a KnowledgeArticleVersion back to a queue after it was programmatically updated after creation and got assigned to the the current ...
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Multilingual lightning components inside community builder

We're evaluating the option to build community with community builder using custom lightning components. The main obstacle so far is the language support inside community builder. Default language ...
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Translation via custom labels for dynamically generated content

The context. To dynamically translate custom labels in Apex for a given language that differ from the language of the current user, I use the Visualforce page approach. The problem. I can't use this ...
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Retrieve Translated NavigationMenu Items metadata for Deployment?

I have NavigationMenu items for which translations are in place in Translation Workbench. But every time i add new translations i need a way to deploy them through Metadata deployment. For now i need ...
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Export Translations for Managed Topics in Salesforce Experience/Community

I have tried to export translations for ManagedTopics in my Salesforce Community using Export Content feature as well as Translation workbench but I am not able to see the translations I have done for ...
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Unable to deploy Contact Salutation values translations in SFDX

I want to be able to deploy Contact Salutation values translations in an environment, from my SFDX project. My Contact's object translations representation is this: The content of the file Salutation....
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How to get picklist values and translations using Aura and Apex?

Background: I was using a an aura lightning:recordEditForm containing a picklist field. This component will automatically detect user language and use the translations you have set for that field. ...
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What Salesforce flow components are translateable

I'm trying to figure out what component types in a flow are translateable and which are not. It seems like the Text component is translateable via Translation Workbench - but it looks like you can not ...
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Translate 'Mark Step as complete' Button

We are trying to translate our community pages to Japanese. For the most part, we are using SFDC OOTB translations. For one of the standard buttons ,which is 'Mark Step as Complete', the translation ...
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Custom Label translations in Lightning Component input attributes

We are currently busy setting up a multi language Lightning community. My question is if we can use {!$Label.c.MY_TRANSLATED_LABEL} as an input attribute in out-of-the-box Lightning Components? This ...
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Managed Package Extension to hold object translations

Our managed package finally has reached 10,000 files limit and now we cannot put it together anymore - Limit Exceeded exception (confirmed by SF support that we really cannot put more files and no way ...
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How to show translated chat window?

I have created few chat buttons and set different language for each of them. However the language field for the button doesn't seem to do anything. Whichever button I try (German, Swedish or Finish) I ...
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Rendered not working translated picklist value radio buttons

Im trying to translate visualforce page. I have used custom labels to built the page. the page is translated good. For picklist values I used the below code, the picklist values are also translated ...
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Categories field on Custom Labels

Is the Categories field on Custom Labels merely for use in List View filters? Can I not download a file of Custom Labels and their translations, filtering on Categories? Even the Translation Workbench ...
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Is there a way or a trick to set article translations to draft status in mass?

When you look at the published article translations on the Article Management tab, there is no way to mass edit them, there doesn't seem to be a way to set them to draft status unless you go one by ...
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Metadata API not retrieving all language translation for custom labels

I have created a Custom label with its translation on the setup: I have also activated German language on the Setup->Translation Language Settings However, when I retrieve it via Metadata API, ...
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Prefill text fields with text in users language

We are currently using text fields with default text to create a form for users when they create a new record, e.g. custom_field_1 is not editable by any profiles and has default text that appears on ...
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Is it possible to create StandardValueSetTranslation or GlobalValueSetTranslation in Apex?

I've generated apex metadata.service.cls (sth. like this: https://github.com/financialforcedev/apex-mdapi/blob/master/apex-mdapi/src/classes/MetadataService.cls) and now I'm working on REST service ...
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Global Value Set is not translated in managed package

I developed a 2GP managed package. I enabled the translation workbench in the package and translated custom fields. These are well working in the organization where the package is installed. I also ...
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Disable translations for specific managed package

I have a managed package installed in my environment which used to be only available in English. Most of our users have set their Salesforce language to Dutch, but are used to having all of the stuff ...
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Error when trying to translate Knowledge Articles in a test class

I have a test class in which I'm trying to translate Knowledge Articles into Spanish. Default language is English. If you were to do this from Salesforce UI, you have to publish each version ...
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Check if Translation is enabled in Apex

How do I check if Translations is enabled in Apex? I have looked around but haven't found anything yet. For more context: I have created a custom datatable in LWC I have created custom outputfields to ...
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Translations of standard fields via change set

Is it possible to migrate the translated values for standard fields and managed packages? Due to the fact that standard fields cannot be included in the change set, i can't find a way to migrate the ...
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ERROR running force:source:pull: Cannot retrieve translation for object:null

Currently new to SF & came around this error (Cannot retrieve translation for object:null) when trying to pull changes from my Scratch Org. Any suggestions on how to fix this issue as im not ...
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Translation workbench and Screen Flow version

I'm working on translating the screen components of version 1 of my flow using translation workbench. When I save the flow as a new version the translations don't make it to the new one i.e. it ...
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Issue creating unlocked package version with translations (not available for deploy for this organization)

I'm trying to create an unlocked package in API v47 that contains translations (which I think should be supported in unlocked packages) but I'm getting the following error: Error force-app/main/...
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SFDX force:mdapi:retrieve returns different result for scratch org and dev hub for translations metadata

When running a sfdx force:mdapi:retrieve command on scratch org and dev hub, results returned are different in translation files even when my package.xml is same for both retrievals. My Package.xml ...
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Unsupported Languages in Community Language Picker and Translation Workbench

How do you build a Community in a language that's not available in Translation Workbench or as a Community Language? Is Salesforce able to add an option for my use-case if I create a ticket? It seems ...
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Translations for multiple locales/dialects

We're developing a managed package that uses the translation workbench to provide translations. We'd like to support multiple English translations so that users with a different locale from En-US can ...
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Custom translation for Type in Stage Opportunity

Is that possible to translate this type of stage Open and closed
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Set language context for visualforce page dynamically

I need to set the language of my visualforce page dynamically in page controller, But when I make some test this works: <apex:page Controller="PageController" language="en"> But with a ...
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How to reset a label in a CustomObjectTranslation back to its original value using the Ant Migration Tool?

I use a Case object with a custom field having an API Name of ExampleField__c and a Label of Example Field. Lets say I have a translation file for a Case object and there's a section for the Example ...
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translate the Escalated field into german

on case object there is standard field is Escalated (which is checkbox type). I need to translate in German that is "Eskaliert" but the thing is its not found in Translation workbench and also not ...
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Is there a way to get Standard field translations in Lightning Component?

Is there a way to get Standard field translations in Lightning Component? I know that you can get custom label label_name by using (in the .js controller) $A.getReference("$Label.c.label_name")); ...
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Can i translate the name of a custom console app in Salesforce?

Under translation workbench there is an option for Custom App and console apps are not listed under it for translation. There is also no separate option for console apps. How can you translate the ...
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Is it possible to translate an auto generated prefix for an object's name?

Like in the title. I have, for instance, an object that has it's name as an Auto Number. I can assign a prefix for it just fine in English, but what if I wanted to translate my app, and the prefix ...
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Metadata API returns empty picklist value translations

I try to read translated picklist values with the metadata API. But i am not able to retrieve the translated values. The returned PicklistValueTranslation objects are only contains the masterlabel but ...
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How to fetch all the values that should be translated for a particular profile / user?

I would like to prepare an stf file that would contains only the keys that must be translated for a particular user / profile. This stf file would contain the keys of all the components that the user ...
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Make translation for task created email depending on language settings of recipient

If you assign a task to an user with e.g. english as language, I would expect the notification email he receives to be in his language. What I observe is that he gets the notification in the language ...
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Using native translations in custom pages

Salesforce corporation has done most of the work translating the out-of-the-box app into a few dozen languages. This includes translations of Object, Field and Action names, which are relatively easy ...
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Change Email Language, Not Based On Running User's Language

I created a scheduled job which sends an email to System Administrator everyday. The scheduled job works in English and Japanese. I created a custom label and used translation workbench to translate ...
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Translate Standard Tab Dashboards in Other Language

Here I want to Translate Standard Tab "Dashboards" in german language.for that i check following path... Customize->TabNames & Labels -> Rename Tabes and Labels But In that there is no standard ...
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Einstein Chatbot translations

We have a chatbot that has two languages enabled. English as Primary and Dutch as an additional language. The language is set via a variable being passed programmatically from the site where it is ...
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Is there a way to translate the owner field of an object?

I am looking for a way to set a French translation for the Owner field for a custom object in a managed package (specifically the "Product Package" object in nCino, if that is relevant) as ...
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How to obtain translated full day name from date in Apex?

In Apex, the name of the day can be derived from a date using the format('EEEE') method: Datetime targetDate = Datetime.newInstance(2022, 4, 28, 0, 0, 0); String dayOfWeek = targetDate.format('EEEE'); ...
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Access record type name translation from visualforce using $ObjectType

I would like to get the translation of a record type label from a VisualForce page. I cannot find the correct way to access it using $ObjectType, if it's possible. <apex:page language="{!lang}&...
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Suggestion for retrieving translations for multiple language

I have a multi-language org and very basic requirement: When a user click a button/action, value of a picklist will be sent to external system, since multiple language used, translation for other ...
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