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From Joe Hogan <joeho...@gmx.com>
Subject Re: Bilingual invoices?
Date Thu, 24 Oct 2019 03:44:43 GMT
Hello Deepak

Thanks for the feedback.  I am glad there is a way to frad the data
needed according to the language of the client.

This leads to 2 more questions:

1- in OFBiz, is there a way to have 2 description fields for each
product?  1 in french, and 1 in english (for example).  Or, does it
already have 2 fields for this?

2- when the report is being used, for a invoice for example, is there a
way to tell the system which version of the form to use, based on the
language of the client?

Thanks!


Joseph


On 2019-10-23 9:40 p.m., Deepak Nigam wrote:
> Hi Josef,
>
> If I have understood your requirement correctly, you can make any screen
> bilingual/multilingual with the help of UI labels. UI labels will be
> randered based on the locale of your client.
>
> If your clients belong to the same locale and still you want bilngual
> support then I think you have to explicitly set the locale in the context
> based on the client in the code. You can also provided an option (like
> drop-down) to change the language in the UI itself.
>
> For your second question, you can use the 'ProductAttribute' table to have
> description of the product in multiple languages and you can show a
> particular attribute value based on the locale setting of the user.
>
> Thanks & Regards
> --
> Deepak Nigam
>
> On Thu, Oct 24, 2019, 12:03 AM J <joehogan@gmx.com> wrote:
>
>> Hello again
>>
>>
>> Is there a way to make the invoicing bilingual?
>>
>> Meaning, can the form/report that is used, be 1 language or another
>> depending upon the client?  As well, in the descriptions of the product,
>> can there be 2 fields for the description, and only one of the 2 is
>> interested in the invoice report, corresponding to the language of the
>> client?
>>
>>
>> THanks
>>
>>
>> Joseph
>>
>>

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