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This guide will show you how to change your language preference in cPanel.
cpanel displayed in a different languageWhen you first access your cPanel it will be in English, but there may be times when you want to change this to a different language. As an example your designer may prefer the cPanel in German, or Chinese.

Changing your cPanel Language

  1. Access your cPanel.
  2. In the Preference section, click Change Language.
  3. To the left of the Change button, click the drop-down menu, and select the language you want to change to.
    Below is a list of languages cPanel can be displayed in:
    view of the available languages in cpanel
     Iberian Spanish
     Brazilian Portuguese
  4. Save your settings by clicking the Change button.

Congratulations, now you know how to modify your language preference in cPanel!

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n/a Points
2016-01-07 6:08 pm

I want to find out how to do the same in WHM.

25,520 Points
2016-01-07 7:14 pm
Hello St,

Thank you for contacting us. Here are the steps for changing your default cPanel language from WHM:
  1. Login to your WHM.
  2. Click Modify Account in the Account Functions section
  3. Click the account you want to change the language for, then click the Modify button
  4. Next to Default Locale choose your preferred language, then click the Save button.
If you have any further questions, feel free to post them below.

Thank you,
n/a Points
2016-01-09 11:03 am

No, I mean WHM interface language.

40,028 Points
2016-01-11 4:00 pm
Hello ST,

To set the default language in your WHM, go to "Tweak Settings". Then on the "All" tab, scroll down to "Server Locale" and you will see a dropdown. There you can select your langauge.

Kindest Regards,
Scott M

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