How to change the display language on Facebook

Facebook provides the option of changing your display language. It is good to use our own language rather than going for the default one, i.e. English. Here are some simple steps on how to change the language. Go to Account -> Account Settings, select Language. Click the primary language dropdown where you can see all the languages available. Some of the languages are Tamil, Hindi are ones that are mostly used in India.


When you want to select Tamil select Tamil from the drop down and your page will look like this,


When you want to select Hindi select Hindi from the drop down and your page will look like this,


In Category: Facebook, Social Networking, Technical

Ravi Shankar

A Software developer and blogger who is always looking to provide technical help to the wider community.

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  • Jenn Medusa August 2, 2011, 4:02 am

    I added another known language to my profile ‘Snake Charming’ (it was an option, but not in primary languages) and I want it to show up at the top of my profile page but doesn’t. Is there a way to make ‘Snake Charming’ on my main profile at the top with my other main information?

    Jenn xo

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