Configure Translation for a Multilingual eForm

To configure translation for a multilingual eForm, do the procedure in this topic.

Figure: Translator screen > Library tab

Library tab
Figure: Translator screen > Form tab

Form tab

Video: eForm Builder Interface

Video: Form Designer Overview

Prerequisites

Good to Know

  • If the eForm is configured for multilingual display, AgilePoint NX first tries to show the language that specified in the form user's profile. If a translation is not available for the user's language preference, the system shows the language that is set as the default for the eForm..

How to Start

  1. Open eForm Builder.

    For information about how to open this screen, refer to eForm Builder screen.


    Eform Builder screen
  2. On the eForm Builder screen, click Rules > Translator.

    Click Translator

Procedure

  1. On the Translator screen, in the Select Language field, specify the language for your translation from the list.
  2. On the Library tab, expand the control and define the translation for the control properties.
    Field Name Definition

    Library

    Function:
    Shows the list of form controls from My Control Library.

    When you expand the control, it shows the properties of the control where you can specify the translation.

  3. Click Save.
  4. Click the Form tab, and change the value of the buttons and name your section for your eForm.
    Field Name Definition

    Form

    Function:
    Shows the value of the buttons from Language Editor > Standard tab. You can change the value of the buttons and name your section for your eForm.
  5. Complete these fields as necessary.
    Field Name Definition

    Select Form

    Function:
    Specifies an eForm from the list for the translation.
    To Open this Field:
    1. Click Form tab.
    Accepted Values:
    An eForm from the list.
    Default Value:
    None

    Form Title (en-US)

    Function:
    Specifies the title text for your eForm.
    To Open this Field:
    1. Click Form tab.
    Accepted Values:
    More than one line of text that can have letters, numbers, spaces, and special characters.
    Default Value:
    None
  6. Click Save.
  7. (Optional) To preview an eForm with the translated text, do this:
    1. In the Select a Form to Preview, select your form.
    2. Click Open in New Tab Open in New Tab icon to show an eForm in a new tab.