How to Change Language on Netflix? [2022 Guide]

Imagine opening Netflix and finding out that the language is one you don’t know. In worst cases you may find your favorite movie translated into a different language! It’s like the Tower of Babel, everyone’s speaking but no one understands the other. You can fix this confusion by changing the language on Netflix.


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How to Change the Language on Netflix on Windows, Mac and Chromebook?

Whether you’re using Netflix on your Windows PC, Mac, or Chromebook, the procedure for changing the language remains the same. This is because you’ll be using a browser to stream Netflix. And the procedure for changing Netflix settings for browsers is the same.

Note: If your language may be changed, you may not be able to read what’s written. In order to fix that, read the placement of options instructions found in brackets after each step.

In order to change your Profile Language Settings on Netflix follow the steps below:

  1. Go to Netflix website
  2. Sign in to your account
  3. Click on the profile icon found in top right of Netflix Home Screen
  4. Go to Account from the drop-down menu (it’s the option right after the line in the drop-down menu)
  5. From your Account, go to My Profile (found in the end)
  6. Go to Language settings (the option right below your profile picture)
  7. Change to the Language of your desire
  8. Click Save and you’re done!

To Change Subtitles and Audio settings on Netflix follow the steps below:

  1. Go to Netflix website
  2. Sign-in to your Account
  3. Find the show you want to stream
  4. Once the show is running Pause it
  5. Click on the subtitles icon in bottom right of your screen
  6. Choose from the language options available (you may have to change your language on Netflix platform by following the steps in step 1 in order to get the language of your choice here)
  7. Reload the page for the changes to apply


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How to Change Language on Netflix on Android?

Though rarely, but the language on your mobile device may be changed. In order to change Netflix language on Android, follow the steps below:

Changing Netflix profile language settings:

  1. Open Netflix on your mobile
  2. Sign-in to your Profile
  3. Go to More option menu found in bottom right
  4. Go to Account (second option after the line)
  5. You’ll go to your Netflix account page
  6. Click on the drop-down arrow beside the profile whose language you wish to change (found in the bottom of the accounts page)
  7. Go to Language option
  8. Click Change (second option on the drop-down menu)
  9. Choose a language of your choice
  10. Click Save (found at the bottom of the page)
  11. The language on your Netflix android version should be changed

Changing the Netflix subtitles and audio on Android Device

  1. Open you Netflix app
  2. Play a movie or show of your choice
  3. Click on the Audio and Subtitles icon in bottom right of your screen
  4. Choose the language of your choice
  5. Click Apply
  6. Your video’s language should be changed


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How to Change Language on Netflix on iPhone and iPad?

Although, Apple and Android are different operating systems, the Netflix app functions the same way on both. This means you’ll have to simply follow the steps above for Android to change language on your iPhone or iPad or any other Apple product for that matter.

Follow the steps below to Change Netflix language on iPhone (the steps are exactly same as those for Android!):

  1. Open Netflix on your mobile
  2. Sign-in to your Profile
  3. Go to More option menu found in bottom right
  4. Go to Account (second option after the line)
  5. You’ll go to your Netflix account page
  6. Click on the drop-down arrow beside the profile whose language you wish to change (found in the bottom of the accounts page)
  7. Go to Language option
  8. Click Change (second option on the drop-down menu)
  9. Choose a language of your choice
  10. Click Save (found at the bottom of the page)
  11. The language on your Netflix iPhone version should be changed

Changing the Netflix subtitles and audio on iPhone/iPad

  1. Open you Netflix app
  2. Play a movie or show of your choice
  3. Click on the Audio and Subtitles icon in bottom right of your screen
  4. Choose the language of your choice
  5. Click Apply
  6. Your video’s language should be changed


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How to Change Netflix Language on Roku?

When you change language on the Netflix website, the settings are carried over to your Roku TV. So it’s much easier to change language settings on your Netflix account from the website version.

But if you’re looking to change Netflix language settings on Roku follow the steps below to change Netflix language on Roku:

  1. Press Home button on Roku remote to go to Roku Home Screen
  2. Scroll down and choose Settings
  3. Find Accessibility option in your Settings menu
  4. Go to Captions preferred language from Accessibility
  5. Choose a language of your choice
  6. Language on Roku should now be changed


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How to Change Language on Netflix on Amazon Firestick?

Like all other devices, the language settings can be changed on the website and that’ll apply to all devices where you use your account.

If you’re looking to change language on Amazon Firestick, follow the steps below:

  1. Play the movie of your choice
  2. Push Menu button on your Fire TV remote or Fire TV app
  3. Choose Subtitles and Audio
  4. Choose the language of your choice
  5. Push Menu button to exit the menu
  6. Your language changes will now be applied to the movie


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How to Change Language on Netflix on Apple TV

The easiest way to change language is to change it on the Netflix website. But if you’re looking to change it specifically on your Apple TV, follow the steps below:

  1. Go to Apple TV Home
  2. Go to Settings
  3. Choose General from Settings menu
  4. Go to Accessibility
  5. Go to Subtitles and Captioning
  6. Change the subtitles and audio language


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How to Change Language on Netflix on Smart TV?

The most common Smart TVs have subtitle settings that can be changed without using the Netflix app and these settings are then applied to all apps you use on the TV.

In order to change the language on your Smart TV you’ll have to refer to the instruction manual of your Smart TV. You’ll often find the language settings in the System settings tab of your Smart TV.


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Conclusion

The simplest way to changing language on Netflix is to use the website version of your Netflix account and change your language preferences from there. It will apply the changes to all devices where you use that Netflix account.

Stream responsibly!


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