Enabling Language Selection for the Stand-Alone CommCell Console

When you log on to the stand-alone CommCell Console, you can select the language for the CommCell Console. You can choose a different supported language each time you open the CommCell Console. For information on supported languages, see Support Information - Languages.

If you want to use a single language for the CommCell Console, see Configuring a Language for the Stand-Alone CommCell Console.


  1. On your desktop, find the CommCell Console stand-alone application shortcut.

    Tip: Right-click the shortcut and make a copy of the shortcut before making changes.

  2. Right-click on the shortcut, and select Properties.
  3. In the Target field, add the -localeSelectionEnabled=true parameter.


    "C:\Program Files\Java\java_version\bin\javaw.exe" -jar cv.jar commserve_host.company.com 8401 -oemid= 1 -localeSelectionEnabled=true


    • java_version is the Java version, for example, jre1.8.0_31
    • commserve_host.company.com is the CommServe host name
  4. Click OK to save the changes.
  5. Double-click the shortcut to open the CommCell Console.
  6. In the Language Selection dialog box, select a language.


The text in the CommCell Console is displayed in the language you selected. The language you selected becomes the default value in the Language Selection dialog box.