How to make a SharePoint site multilingual

Translation is not a detail you add to a SharePoint site after deployment, especially because the tools that SharePoint provides can be tricky to use

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Say you're a U.S.-based company with offices in Germany, Brazil, and China, and you're trying to deploy SharePoint or SharePoint Online. It's likely not appropriate to force everyone to work in English. Thus, you'll want native-language menus and content.

SharePoint has the tools to support multilingual deployments, but they don't always do the job -- and that can make employees believe the company disfavors this or that language, a real issue in many regions of the world where language politics are as sensitive as race or gender politics are in the United States.

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