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.
Bitnami Joomla! already has English, Spanish and other translations installed. If you want to change the language, follow these steps:
- Download your language translation from http://joomlacode.org/gf/project/jtranslation3_x/frs/ (for Joomla! 3.x).
- Go to “Extensions -> Manage -> Install” in the administration panel and upload the package.
- Go to “Extensions -> Languages -> Installed” and set the newly-installed language as the default for the Site and for the Administration panel.