How to change the language of Facebook

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Change the language on Facebook from English to your native language is not that difficult. Facebook is one of the most used social media platforms. With a user base of over 2,5 billion, Facebook has users from many countries who speak different languages.

There are many users using the Facebook application in English by default. However, most people around the world feel more comfortable using apps like Facebook in their native language rather than English.

Follow the steps given below to know how change language on Facebook.

How to change the language on the desktop version of Facebook?

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  • 1 pass: open Facebook in any browser and log into your account.

  • 2 pass: click the inverted triangle button in the upper right corner of the screen.

  • 3 pass: then, select the Settings and privacy option from the drop-down menu.

  • 4 pass: click on the Facebook language settings button available at the bottom of the new drop-down menu.

  • 5 pass: now click on the edit button next to the facebook language tab.

  • 6 pass: select the desired language and click the save changes button. Your language will be successfully changed on Facebook and you will be able to see the changes while using it on your desktop.

How to change the language in the Facebook application via Android?

  • Step 1 - Hamburger in the upper right corner of the screen.

  • Step 2: Now scroll down and tap on the Settings & Privacy button available at the bottom of the page.

  • Step 3: Tap the Facebook language settings button, then select the language you want to use.

  • Step 4: The app will restart automatically and the language will be changed correctly.


How to change Facebook language to English?

It may happen that after some time, after using Facebook in your native language, you want to change the Facebook language to English.

You can do this by simply tapping the hamburger menu button >> Settings & Privacy >> Language and then select the English language.

How can I remove the foreign language on Facebook?

Sometimes it can happen that your Facebook feed starts showing content in multiple languages. This mostly happens when a person's location is changed or they use a VPN service. It can be irritating to translate content whenever it's in a language you can understand.

You can simply tap on the hamburger menu >> Settings & privacy >> Language >> Region, then change it to your preference.

Why are my emails in a different language?

If you are subscribed to Facebook emails, sometimes you may see that the emails are not in your preferred language. The language of emails sent from Facebook may change based on the user's location.

This mostly happens when you travel or use a VPN service. Facebook automatically adapts to the language of the region you are going to. Let's say you went to Germany, then you will receive the emails in German.

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