Can I display my form in two languages at a time in two different websites?

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    Asked on November 22, 2013 at 10:11 AM

    Can I display my form in only one language a time without display the language selector?

    I explain better: I have a form setting in Jotform with two language (English+Italian). I'd like to display the from only in English (without language selector) inside my English page and I'd like to display the form only in Italian inside my Italian page (without language selector). Is there a parameter to add to the line

    This is a re-post of a comment on Create Multilingual Forms for a Global Audience

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    Answered on November 28, 2013 at 11:31 PM


    Upon doing some experimentation, I discovered that embedding two different versions of the same form (no cloning involved) is actually possible. This page contains the Portuguese version of a form while this page has the English one. If you view the source of each page, you'll see the same form ID. This means that it's the same form.

    The script near the bottom of each page's source is what controls which language is displayed. Moreover, there's a hidden radio button field on the form which the script switches and that action determines which thank you message is shown and which autoresponder is sent. Submit each version of the form and you'll see what I mean.

    I realize that your forms would be in Italian/English and not Portuguese/English but it makes no difference which language is used because the script can be edited to suit. It can also be expanded to accommodate more than two languages.

    Do let us know if this would be a suitable solution for you.