This documentation is not using the current rendering mechanism and is probably outdated. The extension maintainer should switch to the new system. Details on how to use the rendering mechanism can be found here.

One-Tree vs. Multiple-Trees concept

You generally have to ways to create multi-lingual sites in TYPO3:

  • Create one page tree which contains a single page for each language, i.e. using TYPO3’s language overlay concept.
  • Create multiple page trees , one for each language. In this case you want the visitor to start at different pages depending on the preferred language.