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Modify the interface language

Before running the commands shown on this page, you should load the Bitnami stack environment by executing the installdir/use_APPNAME script (Linux and MacOS) or by clicking the shortcut in the Start Menu under “Start -> Bitnami APPNAME Stack -> Application console” (Windows). On OS X VMs, the installation directory is /opt/bitnami and OS X VM users can click the “Open Terminal” button to run commands. Learn more about the Bitnami stack environment and about OS X VMs.

Drupal 8

Change the Drupal language from the administration interface as follows:

  • Under the “Extend” tab, find the “Multilingual” section and enable the following modules:

    • Configuration Translation
    • Content Translation
    • Interface Translation
    • Language

Enabling translation modules

  • Click “Install” to install the modules.

  • Under the “Configuration” tab, select the “Regional and Language -> Languages” section.

    Selecting Languages options

  • Click the “Add language” button.

    Add new language

  • Select the language to be added from the selection list and click the “Add language” button.

    Once the language has been imported, you can use it by selecting it as the default language in the “Regional and Language -> Languages” section.

    Select new language as default

Drupal 7

Bitnami Drupal has English and Spanish translations pre-installed. Change the Drupal language from the administration interface as follows:

  • Configuration -> Modules -> Enable Locale module.
  • Configuration -> Languages -> Add a Language.
  • Choose your language.
Last modification February 7, 2019