Change your language on Zoom Follow

Overview

You can change the language displayed by Zoom on your Zoom client and the Zoom website. The following languages are supported for Zoom clients:

  • Chinese (Simplified and Traditional)
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

On Android and iOS clients, Zoom's language is determined by the default operating system language. 

Hosts can also designate interpreters in their meeting or webinar to translate between languages.

Prerequisites

  1. Click on the Windows Start button on the bottom left of your desktop. Locate the Zoom folder then click Zoom to launch the application.
  2. Click on the notification tray icon ^ on the bottom right of your the Windows task bar.
  3. Right click the Zoom icon in the notification tray.
  4. Hover over Switch Languages.
  5. Select the desired language.

    Note: The Zoom application will restart and you will need to open it or sign in again if you were signed in.

 

  1. Go to your Finder, then Application to locate the Zoom application.
  2. Double click zoom.us to launch the application.
  3. Right click or option-click on the Zoom icon in your dock.
  4. Hover over Switch Languages.
  5. Choose the language you want Zoom to be in.
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  6. Confirm that you want to change the language.

    Note: The Zoom application will restart and now be in the language of your choice.

 

  1. Go to Show Applications and search for Zoom.
  2. Click the Zoom icon to launch the application.
  3. On the top right side of the Activities screen, right click the Zoom icon then click on Switch Languages.
  4. Select the desired language.
    Note: The Zoom application will restart and you will need to open it or sign in again if you were signed in.

 

Web 

You can modify the language of your Zoom web page by being signed into your account or not.

If you are not signed into your account:

  1. Scroll down to the bottom of any page at zoom.us.
  2.  Click the drop-down menu Language box on the bottom right of the page.
  3. Select your language.
  4. The page will instantly change into the language you selected.

If you are signed into your account:

  1. Navigate to Profile.
  2. On the right side of the page, click Edit to the far right of Language.
  3. Chose your language from the drop-down menu.
  4. Click Save Changes.

 

On iOS, Zoom's language is determined by the default operating system language. To change the language in Zoom, you will need to change the operating system language.

  1. Open the Settings on your iOS device.
  2. Scroll down and tap General.
  3. Scroll down and tap Language & Region.
  4. Tap iPhone/iPad Language.
  5. Tap the desired language.
  6. Tap Done.
    Note: The language for your device is now changed. After restarting, Zoom will use the new language.

 

On Android, Zoom's language is determined by the default operating system language. To change the language in Zoom, you will need to change the operating system language.

  1. Open the Settings on your Android device. 
  2. Tap Language and Input
  3. Tap the new language.
    Note: Zoom will automatically use the new language.