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2475303 - Change Display Language


  • The display language in your system is in English.
  • How to set or change the default language used throughout SuccessFactors System

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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Log into SuccessFactors
  2. The system language is not correct.


If no default language is set for the user, the system defaults to English (en_US).


  1. Click on your Name in upper right-hand corner > Select Settings:


  1. Select the 5th option down on the left: “Change Language”.

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  1. Select the radio button that correlates to the language you want to use in Employee Central > after selection is made click Switch.

    • You will only see languages that correlate to the Language Packs that have been activated in your system. 
    • If you do not see a specific language that should be activated in your instance, please contact your integration partner for next actions.



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