Changing the language of the Amazon Web Services Management Console - Amazon Web Services Management Console
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Changing the language of the Amazon Web Services Management Console

The Amazon Web Services Console Home experience includes a new settings page where you can change the display language for Amazon services in the Amazon Web Services Management Console. You can make this change from anywhere in the console.

Note

This procedure changes the language for all consoles, but not for Amazon documentation. To change the language used for documentation, use the language menu in the upper right corner of any documentation page.

The Amazon Web Services Management Console currently supports the following languages:

  • English (US)

  • English (UK)

  • Bahasa Indonesia

  • German

  • French

  • Japanese

  • Spanish

  • Italian

  • Portuguese

  • Korean

  • Chinese (Simplified)

  • Chinese (Traditional)

To change the console language

  1. Sign in to the Amazon Web Services Management Console.

  2. In the navigation bar, choose your account name.

  3. Choose Settings to open the Unified Settings page.

    
                        Account menu with the Settings option highlighted
  4. In Unified Settings, choose Edit next to Localization and default Region.

  5. Select the language that you want for the console, then choose Save changes.

    Note

    After you choose your preferred language, the console text for all Amazon services appears in that language.