This documentation supports the 20.08 version of BMC Digital Workplace Advanced, which is available only to BMC Helix subscribers (SaaS).
To view an earlier version, select the version from the Product Version menu.

Supported languages and locales

English (EN) is the default language of the BMC Digital Workplace application. The following additional languages are supported in BMC Digital Workplace:

The same languages are supported for localizing catalog items in BMC Digital Workplace Catalog. For more information, see Localizing catalog items.

Left-to-right languages:

  • Catalan (CA)
  • Czech (CZ)
  • Chinese, Simplified (ZH-CN)
  • Chinese, Traditional (ZH-TW)
  • Danish (DA)
  • Dutch (NL)
  • Finnish (FI)
  • French (FR)
  • German (DE)
  • Greek (EL)
  • Italian (IT)
  • Japanese (JA)
  • Korean (KO)
  • Norwegian (NO)
  • Polish (PL)
  • Portuguese, Brazilian (PT-BR)
  • Romanian (RO)
  • Russian (RU)
  • Spanish (ES)
  • Swedish (SV)
  • Thai (TH)
  • Turkish (TR)
  • Welsh (CY)

Right-to-left languages:

  • Arabic (AR)
  • Hebrew (HE)


If you select a right-to-left (RTL) language in your browser settings, the BMC Digital Workplace application is automatically localized, and the layout of the application is switched to the RTL mode.


If you use Internet Explorer 11 on Microsoft Windows 7, to see the localized content, in addition to selecting the required language in your browser settings, you must set up the Region settings of Microsoft Windows.

To set up the Region settings, perform the following actions:

  1. Click the Start button, and then click Control Panel.
  2. Click Clock, Language, and Region, and then click Regional and Language Options.
    The Regional and Language Options dialog box appears.
  3. On the Formats tab, under Current format, click Customize this format.
    The Customize Regional Options dialog box appears.
  4. Click the tab that contains the settings that you want to modify, and apply your changes.

The following table indicates consoles that are localized in BMC Digital Workplace:

ConsoleLocalized?Additional information

BMC Digital Workplace end user console


The locale, date, and current time displayed in the BMC Digital Workplace end user console are based on the locale selected in the web browser, and not on the locale selected in the operating system.

BMC Digital Workplace Admin console


BMC Digital Workplace Catalog


The menu and message text are provided only in English. You can create the items described in Localizing catalog items in any language.

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