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The language options available for Set language.

Foldit relies on volunteer translators to translate the game's messages into different languages.

See Set language for a current list of the languages included in Foldit.

The client translation list on the Foldit website may have additional languages that haven't been included in Foldit.

Foldit Translations describes how to install a translation file for a language that hasn't already been included in Foldit.

Translating Foldit describes how to create a new translation.

Technical issues are preventing translations to non-European languages such as Chinese, Korean, and Japanese from working in Foldit.

Completed translationsEdit

Note: this list of languages is outdated, see Set language for a more current list.

  • 25px-Flag of the Czech Republic Czech = (Look for Seth's comment)
    • Language Code = cz
    • [PO_FILE] =
    • Potřebujete pomoc? Prosím, kontaktujte: Czech team Czech National Team
  • 25px-Flag of the Netherlands Dutch =
    • Language Code = nl
    • [PO_FILE] =
    • Heb je hulp nodig? Neem contact op met: Dutch team FoldIt@Netherlands
  • FlaggeDE.png German = (partial)
    • Language Code = de
    • [PO_FILE] =
    • German Wiki
    • Brauchen Sie Hilfe? Bitte kontaktieren Sie: German team SETI.Germany or player Madde
  • FlaggeItalien.png Italian =
    • Language Code = it
    • [PO_FILE] =
    • Italian Wiki
    • Hai bisogno di aiuto? Si prega di contattare: Italian team BOINC.Italy
  • 25px-Flag of Romania Romanian =
    • Language Code = ro
    • [PO_FILE] =
    • Aveti nevoie de ajutor? Vă rugăm să contactaţi:Romanian team ROMANIA Team
  • 25px-FlagRussia.png Russian = ,
    • Language Code = ru
    • [PO_FILE] =
    • Russian Wiki
    • Нужна помощь? Пожалуйста, обращайтесь:Russian team Russian team
  • FlagSpain.png Spanish (Spain) =
    • Language Code = es
    • [PO_FILE] =
    • Spanish Wiki
    • ¿Necesitas ayuda? Por favor, póngase en contacto con:
    • Other dialects: Flag of Cuba 25px-Flag of Peru 25px-Flag of El Salvador Flag of Argentina 25px-Flag of Mexico 25px-Flag of the Philippines

Requested translationsEdit

  • Arabia-25 Arabic
    • Language Code =
  • Zhongguo-China-25 Chinese
    • Language Code = cn
    • 需要幫助嗎?請聯繫:Chinese team Team China oe user bull
  • 25px-Flag of India Hindi
    • Language Code = in-hi
  • 25px-Flag of Greece Greek
    • Language Code = gr
    • Χρειάζεστε βοήθεια; Παρακαλούμε επικοινωνήστε με: Greek team Eὕρηκα! Heureka!
  • 25px-Flag of Hungary Hungarian
    • Language Code = hu
    • Segítségre van szüksége? Kérjük, lépjen kapcsolatba: Hungarian teams Team Hungary or Hungary
  • 25px-Flag of South Korea Korean
    • Language Code = ko
    • 당신은 도움이 필요 한거야? 에 문의하시기 바랍니다 SETIKAH@KOREA
  • Polska-Poland-25 Polish
    • Language Code = pl
    • Potrzebujesz pomocy? Prosimy o kontakt: Polish team BOINC@Poland and player Rav3n_pl
  • Brasil-25 Portugese (Brazilian)
    • Language Code = pt-br
    • See Portuguese translation for the steps to download and install Foldit user socramdm's translation.
  • Flag of Portugal Portugese (Portugal)
    • Language Code = pt-pt
  • 25px-Flag of Slovakia Slovack
  • Sverige-Sweden-25 Swedish
    • Language Code = se

Note: New flags can be downloaded from or Wikipedia. Resize to 25x25 pixels, PNG

Note: Language codes should follow (to be consistent, use lowercase)

Note: When adding a new contact point, the English text is "Need help? Please contact:"

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