How can I receive messages in another language?

For all Remind users. 

To receive messages in a specific language, you must add a preferred language to your Remind account. When a sender uses our translation feature, we'll automatically translate messages you receive into your preferred language. 

This article contains the following sections:

Note 1: If you're a Remind teacher, after setting the preferred language for your own account, click here to learn how you can set it for your class participants.

Note 2: All of Google Translate's 90+ languages listed here are available for translation in Remind.


To set your preferred language:

Web

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  1. Log in to your Remind account. 
  2. Click on your name located on the upper left side of the dashboard.
  3. Select Account settings
  4. On the Profile page, scroll down to the Preferred language section.
  5. Click on the dropdown menu and select your preferred language.
  6. Select Save.

Your account will automatically update with your preferred language.


iOS app

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  1. Open the Remind app.
  2. Tap the gear on the upper right.
  3. Select Your account.
  4. Tap Change under the Preferred language section.
  5. Search for your language, or scroll through the list to find it.
  6. Tap the language you've chosen.

Your account will automatically update with your preferred language.


Android app

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  1. Open the Remind app.
  2. Tap the three vertical dots on the upper right.
  3. Select Account settings.
  4. Tap Your account.
  5. Tap Set preferred language.
  6. Search for your language, or scroll through the list to find it.
  7. Tap the language you've chosen.

Your account will automatically update with your preferred language.