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GUI Not In Local Language Using Version 1.5.1 (Doc ID 730530.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 25, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 1.5.1 to 1.5.1
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


SQL Developer verion upon install by default takes into account the locale of the machine.
For example , if installed on on an MS Windows machine with local settings set to German, the menus of SQL Developer would appear in German.

But with SQL Developer the menus on a similar machine appear in English.
Setting ...sqldeveloper\bin\sqldeveloper.conf to include the following line does not change anything:
AddVMOption -Duser.language=DE


Installed SQL Developer 1.5.1 build MAIN 5440


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