How to Install a Language in PHPFox

Review on how to install a language in PHPFox

PHPFox can be turned into multi-lingual website with the use of different language packs. For the purpose of this tutorial, we will install a Bulgarian language pack in PHPFox.

 

Create a Backup

It is recommended to create PHPFox backup, before making major changes on your website. This allows you to restore it to a fully operational state if something goes wrong.

 

Step 1 Upload files

The first thing to do is to upload all of the .xml files of your language pack to your website. You need to access the directory, where your PHPFox website is installed and then navigate to:

 

          include/xml/language/new-language/

 

where you need to rename the new-language/ folder to the actual language you are importing.

 

Upload PHPFox language files via cPanel

 

Step 2 Import language pack

Access your website as administrator and then click on the AdminCP button at the top-right corner.

 

Access administrative panel in PHPFox

 

Select the Extensions tab and then Language > Import Language Pack.

 

Import language pack in PHPFox

 

Click on the Install button next to your new language.

 

Install new language in PHPFox

 

Step 3 Set new language as default

Click on the Extensions tab from the main menu and then Language > Manage Language Packs.

 

Access language pack manager in PHPFox

 

Click on the arrow drop-down box next to the new language and then Set as Default.

 

Set default language in PHPFox

 

Step 4 Manage phrases

Click on the Extensions tab from the main menu and then Language > Manage Language Packs.

 

Access language manager in PHPFox

 

Click on the arrow drop-down box next to the language you wish to edit and then Manage Phrases.

 

Manage language phrases in PHPFox

 

Search for the phrase that you wish to change, edit it and then click on the Save Selected button to change it.