How to Set Default Language in OpenCart?

Shops/Stores serving a wider array of customers across multiple countries, it may become necessary to add multiple language options for your customers.OpenCart provides English as the default language after installation. The store section lets you manage default languages for the store front.

Set default language for your store front-end and back-end

  1. Navigate to System -> Settings – ‘Edit’ in your admin.
  2. Select the ‘Local’ tab.
    The ‘Language’ field is for the front-end default language.
    The 'Administration Language' is the administrator panel language (the back-end):
  3. Select the new language you have installed.
  4. Click the ‘Save’ button at the top right.

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