userlocale() Function
This function may not be compatible with all features of Appian. For details, see the Feature Compatibility section below.


userlocale( user )

Returns the preferred locale of the given user or the site primary locale if the user doesn't have a preference set.


Keyword Type Description



The user (or the username of the user) for whom the locale should be returned.



Usage considerations

The locale is returned as a string, such as "es_MX".


You can copy and paste these examples into the Expression Rule Designer to see how this works.

userlocale("john.doe") returns en_US

Feature compatibility

The table below lists this function's compatibility with various features in Appian.
Feature Compatibility Note
Portals Partially compatible

Can be used with Appian Portals if it is connected using an integration and web API.

Offline Mobile Partially compatible

Can be used with offline mobile if it is loaded at the top of the form.

Custom Record Field Expressions Incompatible
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