How to modify Google Chrome language settings in Windows 11

Changing the Google Chrome language is easy, and it can be done through the Chrome settings. The Chrome settings help you set the display and default languages to translate.

In Google Chrome, you will find the language settings in the advanced settings. The advanced settings provide features in Google Chrome that not everyone needs by default. The reason Chrome users change the language is mainly to match the operating system’s language with the language in which Google Chrome is displayed.

In this article, you will learn how to change the display language of Google Chrome and how to adjust the default language for translating web pages.

How to modify Google Chrome language settings in Windows 11

Open the Google Chrome browser. Next, click on the three vertical dots in the top right corner to open the Google Chrome menu. In the menu, click on “Settings” at the bottom.

How to modify Google Chrome language settings in Windows 11

Click first on “Advanced” and then on “Languages” to open the language settings in the left settings menu.

Optional: you can also type “chrome://settings/languages” in the address bar to go directly to the language settings.

Advanced settings languages in chrome

To change the language in Google Chrome, you must first add a language you want to set as the default.

How to add a language to Google Chrome

To do this, click on the blue “Add Languages” link.

Add language to Google Chrome

In the search box at the top right, search for the language you wish to add. Then, select this language from the list of languages and click on the “add” button in the bottom right.

Add other language using chrome settings

How to change display language in Google Chrome

Next, to change the display language of Google Chrome, select the “Display Google Chrome in this language” option.

Display Google Chrome in this language

You will then see the message “This language is used to display the Google Chrome UI”. Then click on the “Relaunch” button to restart Google Chrome.

This language is used to display the Google Chrome UI

After the restart, you will see that Google Chrome has been adjusted to the set display language.

Offer to translate pages into this language

If you want to add a language to translate pages in Google Chrome, follow the steps above to add a language.

After adding the desired language to translate with, click on the three vertical dots to the right of the new language and click on “Offer to translate pages in this language”.

Offer to translate pages in this language

I hope this guide has helped you to be able to change the language in Google Chrome. Thanks for reading!

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