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How do I change the language preference in an account?

If you are an international institution, you can change the default language for your entire account. This change will override any browser/OS language settings.

Note: Users can select a preferred language in their user settings, which will override the account default.

Open Settings

Open Settings

In Account Navigation, click the Settings link.

Select Language

Select Language

In the Settings tab, click the Default Language drop-down menu. Select the new default language.

Update Settings

Update Settings

Click the Update Settings button.

View in Default Language

View Canvas in the new default language for your account.