Translate Drift to a Different Language

Updated 23 days ago ​by Matt Bilotti

Yes! Absolutely. From your Drift Dashboard, head to 

  1. Settings
  2. Chat Widget
  3. Design

to find the option to change your language.


Once you make the change, be sure to Publish Your Changes.

All the current languages we currently support:

  • Chinese (Simplified)
  • Croatian
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English
  • Estonian
  • Finnish
  • French
  • Georgian
  • German (formal)
  • German (informal)
  • Hindi
  • Hungarian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Icelandic
  • Italian
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Portugese (Brazil)
  • Portugese (Portugal)
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Serbian
  • Slovene
  • Spanish
  • Swedish
  • Thai
  • Turkish
  • Vietnamese

When changing the language, it will change all of the translations on the Drift widget, from the agent status to the status of the messages being sent and received. The Drift admin interface will still be in English, but all of your customers will see the language you choose.

Are you looking for a language not listed? Chat with us today and we will try to add it for you.

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