JA Multilingual Component

Free Joomla Multilanguage Translation Extension

JA Multilingual Component Introduction

Quick Info

  • Updated on:22 Mar, 2019
  • Version:1.1.3
  • Download:70,255
  • (4 / 50 votes)

Setting up a Joomla multilingual site is now very easy plus it is quick (just 5 steps) and free with JA Multilingual Component. We promise you the easy translation process involved: no frustration and no coding involved. The component helps to auto translate the whole Joomla site for multiple languages on the fly. You can choose from Bing Translator or Google Translate services.

  • BING translator (limited free) or Google Translate (fully commercial)
  • Select any language to translate FROM/TO
  • Multi languages installation
  • Translate all languages in one go
  • Easy Association management
  • Only translate new content (second translation onwards)
  • Translate meta descriptions and meta keywords too
  • Supports EasyBlog, K2, Mijoshop, Virtuemart and Flexicontent to start with

Easy to build up multilingual site

This extension will take over the translation burden for you, not only the installation and set up but also the maintenance job.

Use Bing Translator or Google Translate

BING and Google both provide excellent translation service. While Bing is a free service (2 million characters per month) with 41 languages supported, Google is a paid service with 64 languages. Check this comparison chart to help you choose.

Select any language to translate FROM

The component takes the translate from language from the default site language. All other installed languages will be available as option to translate the default language to.

Install multiple languages in one go

With this component you can install multiple languages in one go for translation. Helps to make the process faster.

Translate all languages in one go

With just one click the component will translate the default content to all the preferred installed languages. You can even choose translate all.

Manage Association easily

You can access all the translated items in one place via the association manager. You can even update the translations manually via this feature.

Only translate new content

When you add new content or install new third party extensions like K2 and Virtuemart, you can always run another round of JA Multilingual Component to Translate All. The component will translate the new content and any supported third party extensions only, your previous translated content will not be re-translated.

Auto translate Meta description and keywords

To improve SEO for multilingual site, JA Multilingual now supports to auto translate Meta description and Meta keywords. Meta description is very important for SEO.

Supports EasyBlog, K2,Virtuemart, Mijoshop & Flexicontent

JA Multilingual can translate not only Joomla com content but also third party extensions like EasyBlog, K2 or Virtuemart. You can leave your 3rd party extension support request in the JA Multilingual Forum . We will try to include them in next releases.

JA Multilingual extension for Joomla - Video tutorial

This is a tutorial on how to setting up a Multilingual site for Joomla 3 and Joomla 2.5 with Free Joomla extension - JA Multilingual Component. The video includes the following sections: download, installation, configuration, select translation service provider, translate languages.

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Changelogs

Version 1.1.3 22 Mar, 2019

Bug Fix
  • Association Manager: Clear button does not work
  • Hikashop: Can't show Product Name on List process
  • Fix show/hide button
  • Ar Language: Get error on Bing Translate
  • Warning error when translating
  • Layout broken
  • Missing button in Associate Popup
  • Should have warning alert if there is no language selected to translate
  • Easyblog 5.2.9: Mark Language doesn't correct, id duplicate
  • Bing: Get error when try to translate Article typography in Sugite

Version 1.1.2 05 Oct, 2018

Improvement
  • Support Joomla 4 with com_content
Bug Fix
  • Compatibility with EasyBlog 5.2.6
  • J38: Restyle for Multilingual in backend

Version 1.1.1 15 Sep, 2017

Improvement
  • Update to compatible with T3
  • Update to compatible with joomla 3.7.5
  • Update New Bing Service Translator
Bug Fix
  • Change to text/plain to avoid strip html.

Version 1.1.0 21 Feb, 2017

Update
  • Update JED update-server
Improvement
  • update association with easy blog version 5.0.37.

Version 1.0.9 24 Jun, 2016

New Feature
  • Choose Language to Translate
  • Support translate Hikashop
Improvement
  • Improve backend UI

Version 1.0.8 22 Feb, 2016

New Feature
  • Re-Translate updated articles
Bug Fix
  • Doesn't translate Menu Meta data
  • Com_content: missing associate for translate article
  • Broken hyperlinks caused by translation
  • Article is translated but not show on front-end
  • Content translate added with HTML tag
  • Problem changing permissions

Version 1.0.7 11 Jun, 2015

Improvement
  • Update to support JA Content Type
  • Update to support Module JA ACM
Bug Fix
  • Problem with Joomla! 3.4.x

Version 1.0.6 14 Nov, 2014

New Feature
  • Duplicate content for new language
  • FLEXIcontent compatibility
Bug Fix
  • Error on Drop down select Translation Service

Version 1.0.5 03 Jul, 2014

New Feature
  • Add setting for configuring alias of new items
Improvement
  • Allow translate into language that have the same code with default language
Bug Fix
  • does not translate sub menu items

Version 1.0.4 17 Feb, 2014

New Feature
  • Support translate Mijoshop component
  • Provide a tool to remove all content of specific language
Bug Fix
  • Update language strings (thanks infograf768)
  • Disable changes to category / language in association manager (thanks infograf768)
  • Fix hardcoded strings (thanks infograf768)
  • Duplicated key when create new item