In case you want to change the language in your Avast antivirus simply follow the instructions in this guide. As of today, Avast offers an amazing choice of 46 languages completely for free!
Full list includes Arabic, Belorussian, Bengali, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese (simplified), Chinese (traditional), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English (United States/United Kingdom), Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Malay, Norwegian, Persian, Pirate talk, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil/Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu and Vietnamese.
- Right-click on the Avast orange icon in the Windows system tray and open Avast UI
- Go to ‘Settings‘ » ‘General‘ » ‘Install additional languages‘
- Select additional languages you want to install and confirm by clicking ‘OK‘
- Go back to settings and select your new language from the drop-down menu. Confirm by clicking ‘OK‘
Read more detailed steps and other options including screenshots below
1. Go to Language Settings
Open your Avast antivirus and navigate to settings (cog-wheel icon in the top right corner) » ‘General‘. In the ‘Language‘ drop-down list check if the desired language is available. If not simply click on the ‘Install additional languages‘ link.
2. Select the Desired Language(s)
From the list of 46 languages select the one (or more) you want to install. You can easily switch between the installed languages. Once you’re done with the selection just click on the ‘OK‘ button.
3. Let Program Install the Language(s)
Avast will now download and install the selected language(s). Please note the Internet connection is needed. Once the process finishes click the ‘Done‘ button.
4. Switch to Installed Language
Select the installed language from the drop-down list in the ‘General‘ settings and click on the ‘OK‘ button.
5. Program Language is Changed
That’s it and now your Avast antivirus language is changed.
Although we have used Avast Free Antivirus 2018 screenshots in this article, these steps are also applicable for all Avast Antivirus solutions (i.e. also for Avast Pro Antivirus, Avast Internet Security, or Avast Premier) running the latest version available.
Steps are relevant for all Windows versions – Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 (including Anniversary Update).