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Language and locale settings

nextcloudThis article will show you how set a new default locale. You can even force a locale for your users if you know that they are all located in the same place.


Open the config/config.php file for editing. Add the following lines to the file as required.

'default_language' => 'en_GB',
'default_locale' => 'en_GB',


To force a language or locale add one of the following lines:

'force_language' => 'en_GB',
'force_locale' => 'en_GB',

For a full list of language codes, browse to Transifex website.

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