Bug: Saved French language is actually not saved

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    Asked on February 20, 2015 at 03:44 PM

    I'm attempting to use a wedding form in both English and French. So I use the Advanced Settings, Edit Form Languages feature.  Unfortunately, the saved French language does not "stick". Some of the form fields erratically reverts back to English. Some fields work fine (French language is saved and is displayed properly), others are broken (French text is saved, but English language is displayed).

    I've already contacted support concerning this intermittent bug (titled "Can you fix a bug in the Advanced Settings, Edit Form Languages?")  , but I haven't received feedback for the last 3 days. Will I be lucky using this forum? 

     I'd like to bring this form live this weekend.  Can you fix it? Thanks for any support!!! 

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    Answered on February 20, 2015 at 05:13 PM

    I believe you were mentioning this thread http://www.jotform.com/answers/518018. My colleague Ashwin replied on the same day, maybe you didn't receive the notification by email. We were waiting for more details to proceed. 

    I created a clone of the form and from my tests it seems that it does not translate all the Text fields:



    I will forward this situation to our developers so they can analyse better this situation. They will contact you via this thread once they have an update on this situation.

    Let us know if we can assist you further.

    Please accept our apologies on this situation.

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    Answered on February 20, 2015 at 05:39 PM

    Hi Carina,

    I replied with details to Ashwin ( jotformforum_518018@interlogy.com ) on Wednesday morning and yesterday  but I guess he didn't receive my messages?

    Here's are the details I provided:

    There is a total of 5 fields that will inevitably revert back to the original English text.  I've pasted below each each screenshot ,  along with  its associated  French text.  Notice that some of the French text contains absolutely no "foreign" character, such as in example #2  ("blabla").
    Thanks for your support!
    Merci de remplir l'information ici-bas. Assurez-vous de bien épeler les noms car nous les utiliserons sur les cartons de tables. Merci de nous aider à rendre cette journée inoubliable!

    Choix des plats principaux pour les adultes:

    Filet de porc du Québec, sauce au whisky et oignons perlés

    Suprême de poulet rôti avec manchon, sauce crémeuse aux deux champignons et romarin

    Pavé de saumon de l’Atlantique poêlé, sauce délicate à l’aneth et vin blanc


    Plat principal pour les enfants de 12 ans et moins:

    Doigts de poulet et frites

    Les noms que vous entrez dans le formulaire ici-bas seront utilisés pour les cartons de table. Merci de vérifier l'épellation des noms avant de les soumettre.


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    Answered on February 20, 2015 at 07:21 PM

    Thank you for providing more details. My colleague had submitted a ticket report to our higher team support so that they can check the issue of the TEXT field not being translated correctly using the multi-language tool.

    We will update you here when update on the status is available.


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    Answered on February 27, 2015 at 08:26 PM

    Did your team have a resolution ETA for this bug?

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    Answered on February 27, 2015 at 08:36 PM

    I see that the issue is still present on your jotform http://www.jotform.ca/form/50478877940268


    the bug ticket submitted was already assigned to our developer. 

    But we cannot provide you with definite time frame as to when it will be fixed at this time.  It would really depends on the load of work our dev have also.

    We will make sure to notify you here for any news and updates on the status when available.