2.9.1. How to Display Custom Fields in Different Languages for a Multilingual Store
In order to add custom information to multiple products use the "Product Customization Generator", which is available on the top toolbar and in the context menu as well.
Please note, it will be activated only if two or more product positions are selected on the Products page of Store Manager.
- "Product Customizations Generator" in the context menu:
- "Product Customizations Generator" on the top toolbar:
Let's consider the example of some products in our test multilingual store to which we try to apply necessary customization. Select positions and activate context menu to launch the "Product Customizations Generator" (as on the illustration above). In the following form you can specify the number of text and file fields you want to add. To make them available press the [Apply] button.
The custom fields are displayed in the appropriate pane below:
- The left pane - for files fields and the right pane - for text fields in accordance.
In our example there are three additional text fields in the right pane, which we can name in the following manner:
Mark as a mandatory the "email" field and customers will be forced to fill this field to move forward. After pressing [OK] button custom fields will be assigned to a relevant selected positions.
To set a value for a customized field specify their values in each language tab separately. Thus, the current custom fields will have the following form:
- For the "Russian language" tab:
- For the "French language" tab:
- For the "Spanish language" tab:
- For the "German language" tab:
Then press [OK] to complete the customization.
Use the right-click on a position you want to see on the product page of the front end and choose an option to display:
Fields in the lower area "Product Customization" will change their values depending on the language selected above: