This topic describes how to configure the language of the Kibana console. You can perform this operation only for Alibaba Cloud Elasticsearch clusters of V6.7.0 and later.


An Alibaba Cloud Elasticsearch cluster is created. For more information, see Create an Alibaba Cloud Elasticsearch cluster.


  1. Log on to the Alibaba Cloud Elasticsearch console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Elasticsearch Clusters.
  3. Navigate to the desired cluster.
    1. In the top navigation bar, select the resource group to which the cluster belongs and the region where the cluster resides.
    2. On the Elasticsearch Clusters page, find the cluster and click its ID.
  4. In the left-side navigation pane, click Data Visualization.
  5. In the Kibana section of the page that appears, click Edit Configuration.
  6. Click Edit Configuration on the right side of Basic Configuration.
    Configure the language of the Kibana console
    Warning The system will restart the Kibana node for the configuration to take effect. Before you perform the following steps, make sure that the restart does not affect your operations in the Kibana console.
  7. In the Edit Basic Configuration pane, select a language and click OK.
    Note The Kibana console is available in English and Chinese. The default language is English.
    Then, the system automatically restarts the Kibana node.

What to do next

After the Kibana node is restarted, log on to the Kibana console and verify that the selected language is used for the console. Then, you can perform operations such as data queries and dashboard creation. For more information, see Kibana Guide.
Note For more information about how to log on to the Kibana console, see Log on to the Kibana console.