WPML Media Translation allows to decide on photos and different media for translated content material. It is possible for you to to offer alternative photos for content material in numerous languages and translate the meta texts of these photos.
It is best to use WPML Media Translation when you find yourself utilizing WPML Translation Management and you need to show completely different photos for translated content.
Translating Attached Images and Other Media
- Go to WPML -> Translation Management to send content for translation. There, when you choose any content that has media files, you will see a list of the attached media. Select all images for which you want to use “replacement” images in other languages.
- After sending the content for translation, go to WPML -> Media Translation. There, you can filter by “Needs Media File Translation.” You will see only images that you previously selected as requiring translation. Click to edit any image and upload its replacement.
Here is a quick video that shows this entire process:
You can set options how to translate:
- Existing media content
- Set media languages – sets the language to existing media. This is something you should do if you want to use WPML Media Translation.
- Translate existing media in all languages – duplicates existing media into all languages.
- Duplicate existing media for translated content – goes through all existing content. If there is a translation and the content has media, it will update the translated content with the corresponding translated media.
- Duplicate the featured images for translated content – goes through all existing content. If there is a translation and the content has featured images, it will update the translated content with the corresponding featured images.
- New media content
- When uploading media to the Media library, make it available in all languages – duplicates newly uploaded media so that it is available in all languages.
- Duplicate media attachments for translations – duplicates newly uploaded media so that it can be translated.
- Duplicate featured images for translations – duplicates newly uploaded featured image so that it can be translated
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