Change your language on Zoom Follow

Overview

The following article goes over how to change the language of Zoom on Mac and PC. Languages supported by Zoom are as follows:

  • English
  • Chinese (Simplified and Traditional)
  • Japanese
  • French
  • Spanish
  • German
  • Portuguese

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

Prerequisites

Instructions

  1. Select the ^ in the Windows task bar.
  2. Right click the Zoom icon in the notification tray
  3. Hover over Switch Languages.
  4. Select the desired language.
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  5. Zoom will now restart and you will need to login again.
  1. Right click or option-click on the Zoom icon in your dock.
  2. Hover over Switch Languages.
  3. Choose the language you want Zoom to be in.
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  4. Confirm that you want to change the language.
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  5. Zoom will restart and now be in the language of your choice.
  1. Open the Zoom Application and login.
  2. Click the Green/Red dot next to your name on the Home tab.
  3. Select Switch Languages and choose the desired language.
  4. This will close the Zoom application and when you reopen it, it will be in the desired language. 

Zoom.us should automatically display in your default browser language. However, you can change the language if needed.

  1. Scroll down to the bottom of any page at zoom.us.
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  2.  Below where it says Language, click the dropdown menu.
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  3. Select your language.
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  4. The page will instantly change into the language you selected.

If you change your language at zoom.us while you are logged into your Zoom account, it will automatically change in your profile as well. However, if you want your profile and account settings to always display in a specific language when you login to Zoom on the web, you can set a language in your profile. 

To change the language in your profile:

  1. Login to My Profile.
  2. Next to where it says Language, click Edit.
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  3. Chose your language from the drop down menu.
  4. Click Save Changes.
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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.

To change the operating system language

  1. Open the Settings on your iOS device.
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  2. Scroll down and tap General.
  3. Scroll down and tap Language & Region.
  4. Tap iPhone/iPad Language.
  5. Select the language you want.
  6. Tap Done.
  7. Your language for your device will now change. After restarting, Zoom will be in the new language.
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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.

To change the operating system language

  1. Open the Settings on your Android device.
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  2. Tap Language and Input
  3. Tap the new language.
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  4. Zoom will automatically be in the new language.
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