Translated language choice labels are changed to English after editing the form by Form Designer


Japanese or other translated language labels for choices are changed back to English after editing the form by form designer in application scope table.


Steps to Reproduce

1 - Enable the Japanese language translation plugin.

2 - Select English as the session language.

3 - Create a new table in any Application Scope.

4 - Add a column to the new table:
Type: choice
Column label: ChoiceA
Column name: u_choicea

5 - Save.

6 - Add four choices to the new column:
Language: en
Label: A

Language: ja

Language: en
Label: B

Language: ja
Label: い

7 - In the new table form, click Configure > Form Design from the context menu.

8 - Click the '+' button next to a form section.

9 - Drag and drop the Active Field from the Field List into the New Section and save.

10 - Delete the New Section and save again.

11 - Switch the session language to Japanese.

12 - Click the Choice filed to show the choice labels.


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As a workaround, use the Form Layout functionality rather than the Form Designer.

Related Problem: PRB1381967