ULANG - User Language

This Natural profile parameter specifies the language to be used for date edit masks, system messages, user messages, help texts, helproutines, and multi-lingual maps. The setting is used to set the Natural system variable *LANGUAGE.

Possible settings 1 - 60 Natural language code.


  1. For example, 1 is assigned to English, 2 is assigned to German, 3 is assigned to French.
  2. For a detailed list of language codes, see the table in the documentation of the *LANGUAGE variable.
Default setting 1  
Dynamic specification yes  
Specification within session no  
Application programming interface USR1005N See SYSEXT - Natural Application Programming Interfaces in the Utilities documentation.


  1. See also the note on language code related adaptation of profile parameter CP when set to ON.
  2. Within the session, the language code can be specified using the terminal command %L=.
  3. See also: