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Working with multiple languages

The CMP supports multiple way on how to work with multiple languages.

Setting the translation for a text

In order to change the texts that are displayed in the consent layer please login to your account and follow these steps:

  1. Click on Texts
  2. In the right top corner, choose the design and the language for which you want to change the text (rights might be required)
  3. Change the texts
  4. Save the changes

Please note: If you set the translation to a text to an empty string, the system will insert the default text again. If you do not want to display a certain text, please use the space sign.

Setting the translation for a custom purpose

For each custom purposes that is created in your account you will find a field in the Texts section (see above) in order to translate the name and the description of the custom purpose into other languages. For all untranslated languages, the system will use the original name and description.

Setting the display language for a CMP

By default the CMP will display the consent message to the user in one of the 25 supported languages. This is based on the language that is set in the visitors browser. If the browser language does not match one of the supported languages, the system will fall back to English as a default. In addition, the visitor will always have the possibility to change the displayed languge by clicking the flag icon in the left lower corner of the consent layer:

In order to limit the available languages please follow these steps:

  1. Click on CMPs and edit the CMP for which you want to set the languages
  2. Change the setting CMP Language to the language you want to use as a default
  3. As soon as you have choosen a language, a new select option will appear below.
  4. Choose the languages you want to allow. In total you can choose up to 10 languages

Setting privacy page based on language

In order to direct the visitor to the privacy page in his or her language please follow these steps:

  1. Click on CMPs and edit the CMP for which you want to set the privacy page
  2. Set the Privacy page set to the default language and insert a URL
  3. As soon as you have choosen a language, a new select option will appear below.
  4. Choose the languages you want and set the corresponding URLs. In total you can set up to 10 privacy pages in different languages.

 

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