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    Localize Calendar SSL Issue / Calendar item in German language and format

    Asked by lot23 on January 15, 2014 at 04:24 AM


    I want to use a calendar element in a form.

    Even though the form editor is set to German language the calendar element is formatted in US style. How can I change it?



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    Answered by Wtfuck on January 15, 2014 at 04:38 AM

    Hello Christoph

    Check this I think it will be better



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    Answered by Welvin on January 15, 2014 at 07:11 AM

    Hi Christoph,

    Kindly try to create your form using http://german.jotform.com/. This should fix the issue. If not, I would suggest using the Localize Calendar.


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    Answered by lot23 on January 15, 2014 at 11:57 AM

    Thank you for the tips, which I tried.

    Here is my form: http://form.jotformeu.com/form/40133323522338

    The second screen contains a calendar element which shows correct date format, but is not localized in German (e.g. January instead of Januar).

    Any idea?

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    Answered by EliezerN on January 15, 2014 at 12:55 PM


    I was able to reproduce the issue. So, as recommended by my colleagues you should use the Localize Calendar widget it will work perfectly.

    Please inform us if you need further assistance with  this inquiry or kindly open a new threads for unrelated questions.


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    Answered by lot23 on January 15, 2014 at 03:48 PM

    Tried the Localize Calendar widget, works fine in preview. In my live enviroment I activated SSL and it says "SSL Protocol Error"... This only works on HTTP sites.

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Mike_T on January 15, 2014 at 05:04 PM

    Thank you for letting us know about that issue. I have forwarded a bug report ticket to our Development Team.

    We will update this thread once we have any news.