ID #1064

How individual users can change their language/region preferences in Sakai

Your system administrators can configure the system to use any available language and region as the system-wide default, but can an end-user specify a different langauge and region?

You bet:

  1. Open "My Workspace"
  2. Visit your "Preferences" page
  3. Click the "Language" link
  4. Specify your language/region of choice
  5. Click "Update Preferences"

Here's what it looks like as English-US:

And here's what it looks like, moments later, having specified French-CA:

As you can see (this is for Sakai version 2.6) there are many languages and regions available:

  • Arabic
  • Basque
  • Catalan (Spain)
  • Chinese (China)
  • Dutch (Netherlands)
  • English (Australia)
  • English (New Zealand)
  • English (South Africa)
  • English (United Kingdom)
  • English (United States)
  • French (Canada)
  • French (France)
  • Japanese (Japan)
  • Korean (South Korea)
  • Portuguese (Brazil)
  • Portuguese (Portugal)
  • Russian (Russia)
  • Spanish (Spain)
  • Swedish (Sweden)

More translations and locatlizations are added often, by Sakai community members like you. Feel free to contribute your own translations!

Last update: 2009-04-09 13:34
Author: will trillich
Revision: 1.0

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