Internationalization support ServiceNow supports multiple languages, using UTF-8 for international characters. When a user logs in, the system uses either the system default language or the language specified in the user record. This setting determines the language in which forms and messages are displayed throughout the session. Language internationalization supportThe ServiceNow system supports multiple languages, using UTF-8 for international characters.Activate a languageBy default, the language supported by the platform is American English. You can activate other supported languages if you have the admin role.