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Opened 12 years ago

Closed 11 years ago

Last modified 11 years ago

#19432 closed defect (bug) (duplicate)

[SITE] Belguim IP shows only French version?

Reported by: jonezjea's profile jonezjea Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
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When a Belgium IP address goes to the English version of the site I shows that WordPress is also in French. But we have also Dutch & German in this country. So I was thinking: why not display the message as follows:

'click here if you want WordPress in another language' and this takes you to a page where all languages are listed. That way a user that is at holidays in China easily find his French or German version.

Change History (6)

#1 @SergeyBiryukov
12 years ago

  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to

#2 @johnbillion
12 years ago

Those messages are shown based on your browser's language settings, not your IP or location. So if you add Dutch and German to your browser's accepted languages, they'll show up too (if they're available).

#3 follow-up: @jonezjea
12 years ago

Well, I use Google Chrome (17.0.942.0 Beta) in Dutch... and it displays that WP is also in French but it doesn't show it is in Dutch.

#4 in reply to: ↑ 3 @SergeyBiryukov
12 years ago

Replying to jonezjea:

it displays that WP is also in French but it doesn't show it is in Dutch.

Confirmed. I've added Dutch (nl), German (de) and French (fr) locales in Firefox options, and only shows "WordPress is also available in Deutsch and Français."

#5 @samuelsidler
11 years ago

  • Milestone deleted
  • Status changed from new to closed

Migrated to #meta108.

#6 @SergeyBiryukov
11 years ago

  • Resolution set to duplicate
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