Change PrestaShop default language

Posted on January 18th, 2016

PrestaShop e-Commerce Solution was built to take advantage of essential Web 2.0 innovations such as dynamic AJAX-powered features and next-generation ergonomy. PrestaShop guides users through your product catalog intelligently and effortlessly, turning intrigued visitors into paying customers. In this documentation, we can check how to change the PrestaShop default language. To do this, please follow the below given steps:


1) Login to PrestaShop admin panel.

2) Go to ‘Administration’.

PrestaShop default language


3) Click the option ‘Employees’.

PrestaShop default language


4) Click the ‘Edit’ button of the employee which you want to change the default language.

PrestaShop default language


5) Select the language from drop down menu and click ‘Save’ button.

PrestaShop default language


6) Then you will get the message that ‘Successful update’.

PrestaShop default language


This is how we can change the default language in PrestaShop.


If you need any further help please reach our support department.



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