How to view and manage Facebook language settings on Galaxy S20

Facebook can also be used as a language learning machine with over a hundred of supported languages. Want to make the most out of Facebook’s language feature? Here’s a quick guide on how to access and manage Facebook language settings on Galaxy S20.

Social media apps like Facebook continuously receive updates including new features and security patches. These updates may be automatically implemented depending on how third-party apps are configured on your device. When app updates are automatically implemented, every new update could mean new changes to how the app works. And this is likely what’s going on with Facebook app’s language settings. If you noticed some changes in the language used in your Facebook app and you don’t like it that way, this post will help you fix it.

Easy Steps to access and manage Facebook language settings on Galaxy S20

Time Needed : 5 minutes

Lined up below are actual steps depicting the process of viewing and modifying language settings on the Galaxy S20 Facebook application. Feel free to refer to this illustrative tutorial in case you need help making necessary to Facebook’s language settings.

  1. First, open Facebook app.

    Facebook can be found among other apps in the Apps viewer/screen.
    To access the Apps screen, swipe up from the bottom of the Home screen.
    The Facebook app’s main screen will then open.


    manage facebook language settings galaxy s20 - facebook icon

  2. Tap the Menu icon on the upper-right side of the Facebook main screen.

    This icon is represented by a triple horizontal line figure.
    Tapping this icon will open a list of sub-menu options.


    manage facebook language settings galaxy s20 - menu

  3. Scroll down and tap Settings & Privacy.

    Doing so will pull up various settings and privacy features to configure.

    manage facebook language settings galaxy s20 - fb settings and privacy

  4. Tap Language.

    A list of different languages supported by the Facebook app will be displayed next.

    manage facebook language settings galaxy s20 - language settings

  5. Find and tap the language you prefer to use with Facebook.

    The default is set to Device Language. The Device Language varies depending on the language assigned on your phone settings.
    You can change to any other dialect for as long as it’s in the list.

    manage facebook language settings galaxy s20 - supported languages

  6. After making necessary changes, tap the Arrow back (Left Arrow) on the top-left corner of the Language screen.

    Doing so will take you back to the previous Menu.

    manage facebook language settings galaxy s20 - back icon

Tools
  • Android 10, One UI 2.0 and later
Materials
  • Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20 Plus, Galaxy S20 Ultra

Is your Facebook app translating posts in other languages into English automatically? If so, then you can use the above steps to make necessary adjustments. The same thing if you want to change your entire Facebook into another language you prefer. There are over 100 available languages supported on Facebook. All you have to do is search for your language. 

Aside from the app, Facebook language can also be changed through the web version of the app. Just open your browser app then log in to your Facebook account. On the menu bar, you will see a dropdown arrow. Click on that arrow to view sub-menu items including settings then tap Language. On the Language Settings screen, you will find the option to Edit the Facebook language.

And that covers everything in this tutorial. Please keep posted for more comprehensive tutorials, tips and tricks that will help you make the most of your new Samsung galaxy s20 smartphone. 

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