Most of our clients would like to use more than one language in their template shop. Here we
provide the directions on how to configure your template for multiple language usage.
First of all, you can download the desired languages. We recommend you to use the original
language packages provided by
Please, use this
to get into
Cart Downloads Section
Please, download the desired language packages to your local computer. Then unzip the
files and upload them to the appropriate language catalogue and admin directories (located under
, accordingly). If you dont't
have these folders, you need to create them through your Panel's file manager or via FTP. Open your
shop admin-panel and navigate to the Languages entry of the Localization menu. On the new page
click the New Language button. Set the language configurations and press
If you need to set the default language different from the original one you simply click on
any language and click the
To delete the current language press
Then in the current language settings, check
Set as default
box and press the update button.
Some languages require additional charachters to avoid text displaying errors (E.g. Ẅ, Ậ, Ạ).
To switch to non-English characters please locate your ZenCart installation in the FileManager, and
look for the
folder under the store's directory.
Find the language file in use and search for the following lines:
// charset for web pages and emails
string with the one that describes the
charset, appropriate for your language.
Further information about those can be found on the addresses below:
To change the text on the front page you will need to do some coding. You should modify
current language file that you use. Originally, it is in the folder
. You may
edit this file by opening it with a simple text editor and replace the
... text with your own one. Please, make
sure you do not change any other coding to avoid malfunctioning of the template.