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how can I change the language in the editor for a single document

When I open the editor to create or edit a document (text), I want to set the language/

How can I do that??

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Hello Frans,

I hope I have interpreted your question correctly. You want to record your page content or blog entries in different languages? That is not possible by default in Confluence. You need a translation app that allows you to do this.

Here is an overview of the apps that allow you to do this https://marketplace.atlassian.com/search?product=confluence&query=translations

If this is not the answer you were looking for, can you please formulate your question better?

Hi Mattia,

Thanks a lot for your answer.

Indeed, I should have phrased better.

Confluence default is set to English.

Many times I need to generate a description in Dutch, so I would like to have the page set to Dutch. Then I also expect spell check to be in Dutch (right now I have many words with red underlining as they are not English). So, how do I set the page to a different language (not Confluence default)?

Thansk,

Frans

Unless you have a spell check app installed and running on your Confluence, I would think that the check you mentioned is done through the browser. In this case, you should change the language for the spell check in the browser.
I quickly found the following instructions: 

Chrome https://superuser.com/questions/738999/how-to-quickly-change-language-spell-check-in-chrome

Microsoft Edge https://superuser.com/questions/1289903/how-to-change-spell-check-language-in-microsoft-edge

You can search for instructions for your browser in the search engine of your choice.

Kind regards

Mattia

Hi Mattia,

Thanks again.

I tried, but that does not work.

Thanks anyway.

Frans

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