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Why buying Falang?

The exclusive features of the paid version

Bottom link

The link on every page of your site "traduction system by faboba" doesn't appear anymore.

direct translation

Direct translation link

It is possible to translate your content from joomla elements. You don't need to always use the Falang component.

Plugin K2 : Extra fields translation

A plugin allows to translate extra fields on K2 items and K2 extra fields.

Utf-8 link

Depending on your Joomla parameter, you can have your url's in utf-8

Custom images flags

Image path and image extension can be customized

Plugin : Missing Translation

An extra plugin gives you the possibility to put on top of each untranslated articles a warning message.

Plugin : Extra params

Some Template or plugin add extra params in articles and menus. You have access to these extra params in falang too.

Front-end translation

You can translate article and k2 item directly from front-end.

4.1.0 (2022/06/27)

  • change falang table to InnoDB
  • update falang table to utf8mb4
  • fix Joomla debug/ update database override.
  • fix jshopping switch on same item
  • fix Falang update site.

4.0.7 (2022/05/30)

  • fix bug in free version on mod_falang with dropdown
  • add svg on image list (was on Falang 3)
  • add Iceland language to translate sercice
  • fix articleAnywhere problem
  • quickjump load jQuery only on administrator section
  • fix for categories custom fields display
  • fix multi filtering in Falang > translation

3.10.5 (2022/05/18)

  • add support for categories custom fields
  • fix bug in free version on mod_falang with dropdown
  • add Iceland language to translate sercice

4.0.6 (2022/03/10)

  • new update system (remove live update)
  • fix Contact translation
  • fix Tag alias translation
  • new Route override system (Content / Tag)
  • remove advanded router param's
  • remove param's contact translation(temporary)
  • add media custom field translation

4.0.5 (2022/02/08)

  • add support for categories custom fields
  • fix bug on custom field (new value on checkbox/radio was not updated)
  • fix subform custom field translation
  • fix parameter name like 'com_categories_options_fieldset_label / idem sp page builder
  • fix editor button color
  • blockChildUninstall added to Falang xml package
  • add message for system fields plugin order

3.10.4 (2022/02/14)

  • new update system (native Joomla)

3.10.3 (2022/01/27)

  • fix bug on custom field (new value on checkbox/radio was not updated)
  • fix subform custom field translation

4.0.4 (2022/01/11)

  • fix subform custom field translation
  • improve translation page
  • improve custom field translation performance
  • fix cpanel display
  • add Text use in Falang driver (error with Smart search)

4.0.3 (2021/12/02)

  • fix article category blog link translation
  • add message for finder falang content
  • add fix for creative contact form
  • fix preview button
  • preview don't display footer anymore

3.10.2 (2021/11/23)

  • add content tag plugin link to cpanel
  • disable language switcher on yootheme page edition.
  • add message for finder falang content plugin.
  • add fix for creative contact form

4.0.2 (2021/10/20)

  • fix editor display in translation page
  • fix copy button
  • disable language switcher on yootheme page edition.
  • fix plugin version display in cpanel
  • add content tag plugin link
  • fix close popup on save & cancel (article page)
  • fix custom field value display in translation page
  • fix dispatcher bug in falangdriver

4.0.1 (2021/10/05)

  • fix dropdown for mod_falang
  • add support for php 8.0
  • fix custom fields translation
  • fix cpanel display
  • fix menu translation link
  • fix quickjump popup close button

4.0.0 (2021/09/20)

  • Initial Joomla 4 release

3.10.1 (2021/09/20)

  • improve translation import
  • improve translation export
  • fix OS Property routing on properties
  • fix hreflang with parameters
  • fix update message in Falang dashboard.

3.10 (2021/08/27)

  • add support for Joomla 3.10 version
  • remove support for Joomla 3.9- version

3.4.6 (2021/03/17)

  • fix hikashop Association (for hikashop 4.4.1+)
  • fix hikashop product switch with Joomla native menu

3.4.5 (2021/01/13)

  • fix virtuemart bug

3.4.4 (2021/01/12)

  • add Google Cloud translate system
  • fix non sef url with blog list (switch on same item)
  • fix virtuemart bug (language detected to early)
  • fix language code use for bing/google/yandex/lingvanex

3.4.3 (2020/11/09)

  • fix reapeatable field translation
  • fix user front-end language selection
  • add svg to language switcher image format
  • fix double (origText) in edit translation.
  • add Lingvanex API translation support
  • fix danish code for automatic translator (bing and yandex)

3.4.2 (2020/08/24)

  • fix quickjump popup
  • add param's to contact content element
  • fix bug on article custom fields save

3.4.1 (2020/06/19)

  • fix link not set correctly menu translation

3.4.0 (2020/06/16)

  • new translation page
  • update azur translation api v2 to v3
  • fix tags alias translation. (new router)
  • fix hikashop product switcher translation with Joomla native menu
  • update of k2 plugin system for extra fields (v4.4)

3.3.0 (2020/03/24)

  • Add configurable table to export (paid version only)
  • Add quickjump for field and fieldgroup (check on update)
  • Add support for Language access level
  • Add support for DPCalendar Quickjump
  • Add message if advanced router from Joomal and Falang don't match
  • Fix bug when no texttitle translatable in a content element (Thx Danny Streichert)

3.2.0 (2019/11/21)

  • add version number for plugins on cpanel
  • add new images for language
  • remove mootools for cpanel
  • fix warning on contentelement.php (php 7.2.+)
  • fix html tag in cpanel view

3.1.0 (2019/07/11)

  • fix installation problem on Joomla > 3.9.9
  • fix bug for Portugese/Deutch bing translation (wrong iso code)
  • fix bug on mwosoby component with non sef url
  • fix for hikashop and start parameter in the url
  • remove use of mootools use only JQuery javascript. (quickjump)
  • improve quickjump
  • install script mysql remove default for blob text

3.0.2 (2018/12/05)

  • add copy custom fields params(default no)

3.0.1 (2018/10/11)

  • fix route building (jdownload and other compoent)
  • fix bug when article not translated with falang
  • fix update bug on module parameter's.
  • better support for small screen (1024)
  • fix bug for spanish bing translation (wrong iso code)
  • fix bug for Czech Yandex and Bing translation.
  • fix bug on orphan with php 7.2


  • Add: Yandex - Bing API translation support
  • Change: edit translation page.
  • Remove: legacy folder
  • Add: Package installation script


  • new routing without id in url (paid version and com_content only)
  • fix export bug (quickjump side effect)
  • add update caching option
  • 3.8+ Joomla vesion
  • 5.6+ php version (json_encode pb for custom fields)
  • update liveupdate system to last release - 10s timeout
  • update liveupdate url to https


  • fix bug translate custom fields value.
  • add support for custom fields article filtred by categories
  • add support for djcatalog2 item url translation.
  • add support for virtuemart category link (category id = 0)
  • custom field value /readonly by css
  • status of translation fixed in component view.
  • add control if system -fields plugin is not published.


  • fix too many redirect for some configuration
  • change parameter's translation display


  • fields group (content, user supported)
  • fix status on article with url/images change in falang
  • custom field value translation
  • quickump pour fields et fields group
  • fix virtuemart issue (404)
  • remove old custom_fields_value content element
  • update content element for quickjump


  • add php 7.2 compatiblity
  • fix bug on native menu association
  • fix notice if empty line in quickjump param's
  • export hidden content
  • export module supported (without param's)
  • add usergroups content element
  • fix bug on plugin cpanel
  • add plugin's version on cpanel


  • mod_falang: fix bug on non sef url.
  • mod_falang: remove !empty test for uri->getVar
  • plg_falang_driver:add pdo message if selected.(no more 500 error)
  • com_falang: add description to banner content element
  • com_falang: fix bug in easyblog and module parameters, force all param's to be decoded as array
  • mod_falang: fix notice for non com_mijoshop var (thanks rick spaan)
  • com_falang: fix ugly display on edit translation.
  • com_falang: param's display are the same on all joomla content element.
  • com_falang: add featured to quickjump.
  • install: fix mod_falang install parameters.

2.9.1 (2017/07/25)

  • Fix bug on mysql driver loading

2.9.0 (2017/07/24)

  • mod_falang: inactive flag for menu item with show menu option used
  • com_falang: (advanded menu show option)
  • mod_falang: set flag inactive for non translated item (content , k2)
  • plg_falang_driver: override the database in the constuctor (pb with system plugin)
  • com_falang: compatible for Joomla 3.2+ only
  • com_falang: remove empty param's from link (CB problem)
  • com_falang: fix widgetkit save menu item
  • plg_falang_driver: fix bug on build k2 item route if no alias is in the id
  • plg_falang_driver: fix bug on build k2 item route if no alias is in the id
  • mod_falang: fix bug on non sef url.$vars was not initialized.

2.8.4 (2017/06/19)

  • change render of modules param's
  • change render of image& link param's
  • fix itemid missing on home page (make 404)
  • fix cache problem
  • fix copy image & link
  • remove php notice


  • add content element for custom field (Joomla 3.7)
  • add custom fields in falang edit mode(readonly only)(Joomla 3.7)
  • remove warning message (Joomla 3.7)
  • remove hreflang for inactive language menu item
  • metakey resizable comme metadesc (text area) article/menu
  • fix status translation due to images&links system
  • add store orginal text for param's type too
  • fix bug on cache (thanks nicolas from hikashop)
  • change footer

2.8.2 (2017/03/01)

  • add copy images & link for article (paid version)
  • add filter by module type
  • fix joomsef problem on hreflang with no filter language published.
  • fix bug if only component is uninstalled and not the whole package

2.8.1 (2017/01/30)

  • fix html content save on some editor with code view (jce need at least 2.6.8Beta 3)
  • add x-default and hreflang based on configuration of language filter plugin
  • remove quickjump on item edition with a specific language
  • add lock icon in falang translation list (before the checkbox was not displayed)
  • add icon to content element management on falang cpanel

2.8.0 (2016-12-06)

  • add update server required by JED in January 2017
  • add variant to package to support watchful
  • add plugin smart search in cpanel list

2.7.0 (2016-09-26)

  • new set language filter order automatically (need for joomla 3.6.2)
  • fix remove notice if menu item set to a speicific language and quickjump (notice on develloper error log)
  • new remove the quckjump if item to a specific language
  • fix error in JFContentModelItem.php
  • fix Falang Driver bug on build route and item not published in falang
  • fix mijoshop problem in mod_falang (Fonny Smets)
  • fix mod_falang if path not published
  • fix debug query log (Oleg)

2.6.0 (2016-06-13)

  • add export/import to xml format (close to xliff)
  • new cpanel design
  • add control on cpanel to major configurations problem
  • add in menu content element filter on all languages
  • add in article content element filter on all languages
  • add in categories content element filter on all languages
  • fix for Joomla 3.5 and k2 quickjump
  • add hotspots compatiblitys on category (extra param's plugin) change in falang with trigger onBeforeTranslationBind
  • fix eshop (don't load eshopHelperAssociation class in mod_falang)
  • remove all php closing tag of php file

2.5.0 (2016-03-30)

  • Compatible with php7
  • Joomla 3.5 compatible
  • Change for hreflang update
  • add support for sh404
  • add Toggle button in translation view (thanks to Hrvoje)
  • fix archive notice (id is not set)
  • fix mod_falang link when menu item is set to specific language
  • fix helix3 Article Extra tab
  • fix virtuemart parameters on language switcher link
  • fix bug on hikashop for menu parameter when you edit it.(thanks to James Wadsworth)

2.2.2 (2016-02-15)

  • Add images and urls tab in article translation.
  • Language switcher on front-end edition are no more possible.
  • Select template by language.
  • Change onAfterInitialise of FalangDatabase driver to be compatible with MightySites extension
  • fix k2 download attachment link error.
  • support of language domain from
  • fix notice in checkupdate ajax call
  • fix bug on alterante hreflang non sef url
  • advanced dropdown with image and name white-space :no-wrap


  • Joomla > 3.4.0 version only
  • mod_falang : dropdown with image
  • fix k2 category item url translation.
  • fix quickjump default view (language button not displaid)
  • ix hikashop url translation in mod_falang and hreflang
  • fix content category url translation
  • fix language file duplicate
  • fix canonical
  • remove notice on plugins/system/falangdriver/falang_database.php


  • fix hreflang
  • fix category blog sef problem
  • widgetkit support for module translation.
  • mod_falang support component association.
  • fix quickjump position near status,title (joomla 3 only)
  • yeeditor support for copy
  • falang missing plugin updated (you can set a langugage string to be translated by override)
  • add pre and post falang module text translation
  • fix editor button in falang view
  • fix tipo error in language file.
  • fix falang content search (version 1.2)
  • quickjump enhancement (support more table for a component)
  • remove weblinks content element for joomla > 3.4.3
  • add tags content element (joomla 3)


  • Joomla 3.4.3 => fix language switching in non sef mode.
  • Joomla 3.4.3 => fix language login redirection problem (specific case)
  • Add Limit on translation list Joomla 3
  • Remove update server
  • Add quickjump edit on list. Joomla 3.4 only
  • Fix problem on uninstall only Falang component and not all package.
  • Change quickjump format
  • fix bug on html entities edition
  • add arkeditor support for copy button
  • add ckeditor support for copy button
  • fix clipboard not supported alert.
  • change hreflang for x-default and href for non sef url
  • administrator language file change
  • preview button add icon
  • fix preview
  • fix languague string in administrator file (administrator/language/en-GB/en-GB.com_falang.ini)
  • remove ROOT category from list of category


  • quickjump translation
  • utf-8 support 
  • add params tanslation on categories 
  • add submenu translate
  • add notes to menu.xml content element (version 1.1)
  • add alternate metatag (
  • JFDefaultMenusModelItem -> fix getItem warning (php 5.5)
  • ContentElementTablefield fix warning message (php 5.5)
  • JFConentModelItem -> fix warning (php 5.5)
  • module published to all page on installation
  • plugin published during installation
  • components/com_falang/helpers/falang.class.php contentElementFields method is static use for missing translation error message.
  • administrator\components\com_falang\models\* and components\com_falang\helpers\defines.php Remove php closing tag


  • fix joomla 3.4.0 menu


  • fix joomla 3.4.0 menu


  • fix 5.4 php warning message on publish item in the list
  • fix front-end bug
  • add frontedit param's in content element file


  • fix front-end message on successfull save.

1.4.3(not released)

  • fix order number problem in hikashop and front-end edition.
  • set different message for free and paid version for front-end edition.


  • fix joomla 3.3.4 problem
  • fix hikashop and front-end edition system.
  • front-end translation set to no by default (paid version)


  • add frontend edition (paid version)
  • mod_falang set in dropdown post w3c rules
  • add ID of joomla item in the translate view
  • fix bug in mod_falang when no menu is active
  • mod_falang language file fix for encoding and comment
  • mod_falang fix for menu association
  • fix strict standard display in cpanel.php (controller)
  • fix strict standard display in help.php (controller)
  • fix strict standard on orphan_list.php
  • fix strict standard on views/default/view.php
  • fix strict standard on views/help/view.php
  • fix strict standard on views/translate/tmpl/edit.php
  • remove params "overwriteGlobalConfig" not used 1.4.0
  • add joomla 3.3 compatibility
  • add custom path and file type for flag in Falang language switcher + fix integration between native multilanguage and falang mix
  • fix mijosef compatiblity
  • fix acesef compatiblity
  • add debug params to display translated item.
  • compatible with php 5.4 (remove strict message)
  • add flag (srp-ME) + fix quote in title (text) translation
  • k2 extra field field translation (paid version)
  • add rtl support in language switcher module


  • change 'content' is now 'article' in backend in the dropdown
  • add more flags for module falang (same as Joomla 3.2)
  • add copy button for menu link type (use to change menu type)
  • default language (set this on falang and not in joomla > basic)
  • fix translation typo error on backend + cpanel message change
  • add downloadid system to allow direct update from joomla
  • fix bug on translation on some module with validation. (ex ja_slideshow)
  • add previous unused method for mijosef compatibily.
  • k2 extra field (for commercial version)
  • k2 update - content element (for extra field translation)
  • remove root menu in the menu translation view


  • fix to work on joomla 3.1.4 (
  • add params to content(article)
  • with auto for readonly inputbox (joomla 3.x)


  • add url translation
  • add new image type in content element definition
  • add medadesc translation to categories content elemnet
  • add medadesc translation to contact_details content elemnet
  • remove notice for static call
  • remove JFalangDatabase::getInstance Method (no more use)
  • add class on loadObjectList of (Daniel Lorenzo)
  • remove copy button from readonlytext
  • fix bug on save translation content empty 1.2.0
  • Compatible with Joomla 3.0
  • fix bug in category filter details
  • fix compatibily with mysql 5.5 (engine) 1.1.7 (2012/10/24)
  • add contact details management in translation with category filter.
  • add weblinks management in translation
  • add last version in cpanel
  • add support for update notification.
  • copyright message only for html
  • fix render of module params to work with javascript 1.1.6 (2012/06/26)
  • Joomla 2.2.6 and 2.2.5 compatibility
  • plugin add text to .ini file
  • com_falang add method $this->escape in TranslationFilter 1.1.5 (2012/06/18)
  • Joomla 2.2.5 compatibility
  • modf_falang bug fix on url like (index.php/component/content/article?id=39)


  • add image languages in module
  • change backlink to faboba (JED Terms of Service)
  • remove license key system (JED Terms of Service)

1.1.3 (2012/04/27)

  • fix a notice in mod_falang


  • fix cache problem on mod_falang
  • fix on language switch
  • add translation of module parameter
  • add simple acl + plugin
  • add override method loadColumn
  • free version : link open in a new page
  • cpanel minor change + php 5.3 remove some warning 1.1.1
  • fix problem on overide loadAssocList


  • update key on installation without uninstall
  • compatible joomla 2.5
  • save translation keep on the translation page in backend
  • new icons (Thanks to Andy Bryan from
  • change override driver structure
  • override all fetch method on driver
  • add params menu translation
  • correct problem on content elemnent zip installer
  • remove content element tar installer
  • add new traduction
  • change link on free version (crash ajax)


  • stable release with new numerotation.
  • 3 verstion (free, basic, standard)
  • js load in admin translate page corrected.
  • mod_falang use a specific stylesheet in module and flag (fix inline flag display)
  • mod_falang fix link to current page.
  • fix installation of content element
  • fix plugin import name in mysqlx and mysqix
  • fix missing traduction in content element install


  • add mysql driver compatibility
  • add JCK editor patch 1.7.0b3
  • mysqlix driver bug on install other components(name mysqli)
  • extension menu list without root menu and order list
  • extension category , category filter list corrected  

A downloadId number is necessary to allow update from faboba components directly from joomla site backend.

You're download id number is :

You need to put it, in the parameter of the component (ex Falang)

Download- Buy

The lastest Falang version is : 4.1.0  launched the 27 Juin 2022. Compatible with Joomla 4.0/4.1

The lastest Falang version is : 3.10.5  launched the 18 May 2022. Compatible with Joomla 3.9 and 3.10

New : You can use Yandex and Bing to help you to translate your content.

  • Price
  • Support
  • Support period
  • Update
  • Bottom link

    Remove front-bottom link
  • Front-end edition

    Article and k2 item
  • Image path

    Choose your flag image path
  • K2 extra fields

    Translate extra fields
  • Extra param's

    Translate some templates extra params
  • Missing translation

    display extra info
  • Content Tag

    translate title and content when using a menu item tags

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Frequently Asked Questions

What happens when my membership expires?

You can continue using our extensions but you will not be able to download new releases or old release.

How to upgrade from free to paid version?

Just install the paid version over the free,The backlink will disaper. You keep all your translations and parameters.

Open Source

It is 100% open-source, licensed under GNU/GPL. No part of the code is encrypted.You can use our product forever

What is your refund policy?

We are so confident in our work that every purchase comes with a 30-day money back guarantee. To request a refund please contact us.


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How to install a new version

Since FaLang 1.1.1 you don't have to remove previous version before installation. You just make an installation over the previous version.

The key is automatically updated.

Fatal error: Allowed memory size ....

This error occur sometimes on the french hoster o2swith with a php version > 7, you need to change the mysqli module driver load with php and use nd_mysqli and not mysqli

Quickjump icon disapear

This can be a problem due to Falang not well saved in the database. Jusp open the Falang options and save it another time.

Menu are not translated

Since Joomla 3.6.1 you need to have the core system language filter plugin to have an higher priority with the Falang database driver. Since the 2.7.0 of Falang the order is done automatically.

Invalid Parent id

Since Joomla 3.7.3 a query in the assets file is no more valid with Falang , Select (1) From , this is due to a bug in php-mysql. You have to upgrade your php version to 7.+. A pull request is done to solve this problem on Joomla directly see here ( The fix in the request work perfectly.

Since Joomla 3.8.0 the line 111 to change is in this file libraries/src/Table/Asset.php

Infinite loop detected in JError

The mysqi ou mysli (Falang) is activated but your host don't support mysli connection.
You have to change manually this in configuration.php
You have to change the line 
public $dbtype = 'mysqlix' 
public $dbtype = 'mysql';


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Falang simplifies the management of multilingual sites - it is much easier to use than the default Joomla! system.  The system allows you to translate all aspects of your site in a dedicated component, element after element, language after language.

If you are experiencing problems, please first check the FAQ page for solutions to common problems.

At present, this component is available in three versions with a large number of extensions k2, aiContactSafe, Redshop, hikashop...


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Most component supported

Falang is extensible by content element like k2, aiContactSafe, Redshop, hikashop... . Le list of content element is visible here

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Translation from Joomla item

Falang from 2.0 allows to translate directly from all native Joomla component to the translation

Falang is based on the last stable version of Joomfish 2.1.7 and adapted to Joomla 3.4 and 2.5.

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