In cPanel & WHM version 11.32, we introduced a localized login page that allows users to select a locale for their session. This document explains the factors that determine the locale that you see when you log in to cPanel, WHM, or Webmail.
When you log in to the cPanel, WHM, or Webmail interface, the
cpsrvd service performs the following checks to determine which locale to display:
localequery string parameter exists in the URL.
For example, the URL
If the URL has a
locale query string parameter, the browser sets the
session_locale cookie to the same value.
session_localecookie, the login interface and the rest of the user's session uses the specified locale.
If the URL does not specify a
locale query string, and the browser does not have a
session_locale cookie, the
cpsrvd service checks if your browser sent an
Accept-Language header. If your browser sent an
Accept-Language header, the
cpsrvd service uses the first valid locale that corresponds to the value of the
Not all browsers allow the
If you have not configured any of the above parameters, the login system uses the selected locate in the Server Locale option in WHM's Tweak Settings interface (WHM >> Home >> Server Configuration >> Tweak Settings).
cPanel & WHM stores this setting in the