I have multilingual (fa/en) Joomla 3.6.2 site using Protostar template. The problem is when I click on the fa - (persian flag) or UK flag, the lang and dir tag does not change, but when I hit the refresh button they change to correct value. Also the site does not load correct CSS.

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    Do you enable the joomla cache or having any cache extension installed?
    – webchun
    Nov 14 '16 at 2:12
  • no i make this web from scratch with plain joomla 3.6.4 and the cache is disabled! Nov 14 '16 at 12:58
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    Can you share the website url?
    – webchun
    Nov 14 '16 at 13:03
  • no,unfortunately .i'm working on localhost Nov 16 '16 at 7:32
  • I am experiencing the same problem with Joomla 3.6.5. The problem may have been already there with 3.6.4. I disabled the cache in the system configuration and I disabled the cache plugin. So far I cannot observe a change: After about 2 page reloads, the website switches from German (set as default) to English.
    – Icarus
    Feb 12 '17 at 8:43

i rolled back joomla version from 3.6.3 to 3.3.3 and the problem solved !

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    hi - keep in mind that this can be considered as a viable solution though - as using older Joomla versions, especially outdated and vulnerable ones is not a good idea. So although it gave you a quick solution, this must be a temporary one and for your localhost site only to give you time to update properly the site.
    – FFrewin
    Dec 8 '16 at 10:16
  • thank u FFrewin do you have any Idea? Dec 12 '16 at 21:42
  • You have to re-try to update (on a test site) to achieve a workable 3.6.4 site and try to find out what is the cause of your issues - if those persist.
    – FFrewin
    Dec 13 '16 at 7:45

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