Macro Menu use different language than global language

Hello,

 

My company is international so we use 3 languages: English, French & German. So 3 languages are installed ans the default language is English

Since few weeks, I have a strange phenomenon, the macro menu is in German whereas the rest of Confluence is in English.

The first time that I was confronted with this issue, I reinstall language packages (English & French) and set as default English, it worked since yesterday ...

Macro menu reappears in German whereas the rest is in English.

Today, I check default language, It is in English again.

I disable German language and check macro menu, it stays always in German.

I don't know why this menu appears in German and I don't know how to resolve it.

For your info:

  • Confluence 5.9.4
  • Hosting Platform Linux
  • Database: Postgre
  • Web Browser: IE11, Chrome, Firefox same phenomenon

 

Someone could help?

Thanks a lot,

 

Cedric

 

5 answers

Hello,

 

Someone could help me?

 

Thanks

We're experiencing the same issue. Global language is English. Browser is in English. User settings use English, but the Macro menu is in German.

 

I am also experiencing the same issue, with the exception that the macro menu is in russian.

Similar Issue:

We are running Confluence version 5.10.8. We noticed that when selecting macros it defaulted to Russian, however the Global Default Language selected is English (US).

Resolution:

  • Selected English (US) for the Global Default Language
  • Restart Confluence

Platform

  • Confluence 5.10.8
  • CentOS 6
  • MySQL 5.6.29

Possible Theories:

  • One of our Confluence Administrators changed the default Language to Russia and then changed it back to English, but the macros didn't revert back to  English.
  • A 3rd party add-on potentially modified the macros to display in the non-default Global Language format.

 

Hi!

Have anyone come up with the answer?

Facing the same issue.

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