What languages are available in Betterworks?
The language feature allows Betterworks customers with employees in different countries to localize the language. Currently, there are 26 options available:
|Croatian||German||Mandarin - Traditional||
Spanish- Latin America
|Dutch||Hungarian||Portuguese - Brazilian||Thai|
|English - US||Italian||Romanian||Turkish|
|English - UK||Japanese||Russian||Vietnamese|
|French Canadian||Mandarin - Simplified||Spanish|
How do I set the language for my organization?
Administrators can set the language for their organization by going to:
Admin → Platform Configuration → Organization settings→ Language
How do I set the language for a specific user?
Via the Admin Module
Administrators can set a specific user's language via the Admin module by going to:
Admin → User Management → Departments and users → Users → Individual update
Via CSV Upload
On the user file that is uploaded via CSV or sent automatically via the HRIS integration, there is now a "locale" column that can be included. By including the correct locale information for a user, this will automatically adjust their Betterworks language accordingly:
When including specific languages in the user CSV file, the proper locale designations must be included in order for our platform to properly update the user's language:
Via the API
To learn more about the Betterworks API and how to set it up for your organization, see our Developer Documentation as well as the following articles:
The below example is a way to update a user's language via the API:
How do users set the language in their own profile?
You can set their language by going to:
Profile drop-down menu → My Settings → User Settings → Language
Note: Certain aspects of the platform will not be translated
- Custom naming
- Objectives, comments and responses that were originally submitted in English