Changing the Display Language of Data in a Workbook

Published: 26 Nov 2014
Last Modified Date: 07 Feb 2017


How to change the display language of data in a workbook.


  • Tableau Desktop
  • Tableau Reader


To change the display language of the data within a workbook, use one of the following options:

Option 1

Change the workbook locale in Tableau Desktop by selecting File Workbook LocaleFrom there, choose between the following options: 
  • Automatic (User Locale)
  • English (your region)
  • More...

Option 2

Change the language of your operating system to the desired language setting.

Additional Information

For information on display language in Tableau Server, see Language and Locale.
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