REDCap:EM - ML - Creating survey instructions in multiple languages

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In general

Creating multilingual fields always comprises two steps:

  1. Create the field and save & exit it
  2. Edit it again to add the translations

Provide translations for survey texts (Title, Instructions, Response)

Note: due to the functioning of the Multilingual module and the setup of REDCap at ZHAW, the Survey Response does not work as expected. Workaround: use the Survey settings to specify the text in all wished languages.

Create field survey_text_[Survey name]

Survey text 1.png

Edit Survey text 2.png and add your texts

The magic is happening…

Survey text 3.png Survey text 4.png

Tip: Usage of the Rich Text Editor

Use the Rich Text Editor Survey text 5.png of the Field Label to create formatted text components. Do your translations in this field. Survey text 6.png
Uncheck the box to see the HTML code of it.
Survey text 7.png
Copy and paste the text components into the fields for each language