Setting the language of the portal | HCL Digital Experience

Specify the default language in which the portal appears with the Global Settings portlet.

About this task

Note: The Global Settings portlet does not work in portal cluster configurations. For portal clusters set the portal default language in the portal Localizer service by using the WebSphere® Integrated Solutions Console. For details about how to set the language see Setting service configuration properties.


  1. Click the Administration menu icon. Then, click Portal Settings > Global Settings.
  2. Select the language for the portal from the Default portal language list.
  3. Click Save.

What to do next

For a list of the languages that are supported by the portal, see Language support.