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Change the language of your Creative Cloud apps

  1. Creative Cloud User Guide
  2. Introduction to Creative Cloud
    1. Common questions | Creative Cloud
    2. Creative Cloud system requirements
    3. Creative Cloud file sync | Known issues
  3. Download, install, set up, and update
    1. Download Creative Cloud apps
    2. Open Creative Cloud apps
    3. Start workspace
    4. Update Creative Cloud apps
    5. Change the language of your Creative Cloud apps
    6. Uninstall the Creative Cloud desktop app
    7. Uninstall or remove Creative Cloud apps
  4. Manage your account
    1. Convert a Creative Cloud trial to a paid membership
    2. Reset your Adobe password.
    3. Change your Adobe plan.
    4. Update credit card and billing address
    5. View, download, or email your Adobe invoice
    6. Fix a failed or missed payment
    7. Cancel Adobe trial or subscription
  5. Creative services
    1. Using Adobe Stock in Creative Cloud apps
    2. Using Adobe Fonts in Creative Cloud apps
    3. Creative Cloud Market is no longer available
  6. Collaboration and storage services
    1. What are cloud documents
    2. Cloud documents | Common questions
    3. Create or convert files to cloud documents
    4. Set up cloud documents to use offline
    5. Revert to an earlier version of a cloud document
    6. Share your work for commenting
    7. Why can't I see my cloud documents offline?
    8. Creative Cloud Libraries
    9. Collaborate on Creative Cloud Libraries and folders
    10. Collaboration FAQ
    11. Sync your files using cloud storage
    12. Find how much cloud storage you have
    13. Set sync options
    14. Discontinuation of Creative Cloud Synced files
    15. Download Synced files and content
  7. Creative Cloud mobile apps
    1. Common questions | Mobile apps
    2. Adobe Creative Cloud for mobile
  8. Enterprise and teams
    1. Enterprise Learnand& Support
    2. Teams Learn and Support
    3. Quick start guide for team members

Learn how to change the default language for installing Creative Cloud apps. Once set, you can uninstall and reinstall any existing installations.

How to change the language settings of Creative Cloud apps

You can change the default language for the future installs of your Creative Cloud apps. You need to reinstall any existing apps to benefit from this change.

  1. Open the Creative Cloud desktop app. (Select the   icon in your Windows taskbar or the macOS menu bar.)

  2. Depending on your version of the Creative Cloud desktop app, select the Account icon in the upper right and then select Preferences.

    Preferences option under the right-hand-side menu
    Customize various settings according to your preferences.

    Does your screen look different? See instructions for the earlier version of the Creative Cloud desktop app. 

  3. Select Apps in the sidebar. 

  4. Select a language from the Default install language list.

    default language
    Diisplays a list of available languages for selection.

  5. Select Done to apply your changes.

    All apps that you download after making this change install in the new language.

  6. To apply the language change to an app already installed on your computer, uninstall and reinstall the app.

 Still don't see your apps in the language of your choice? Change your macOS or Windows language settings to match your region. 

How to change the language settings for Creative Cloud desktop app

To switch the default language of your Creative Cloud desktop app, change the language on your Mac or Windows computer.

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