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How to set another language of the Kendo date picker in HTML5 MVC Report Viewer


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The datepicker is a Kendo widget. That's why the Html5 MVC Report Viewer localization will not affect its date representation. This KB article gives a brief description of how to set another language. The example will demonstrate the date representation in Spanish.


  1. Add the following script after the script of the viewer:

    <script src="~/Scripts/telerikReportViewer.kendo-"></script>
    <script src=""></script>    
  2. Add the following script in the web page which holds the report viewer:

     <script src="[culture-identifier].min.js"></script>

    For example:

    <script src=""></script>
  3. Then the culture of the Kendo widget must be set through the script below which should be placed before the report viewer's initialization:

    <script type="text/javascript">


    A sample project can be found in our GitHub repository.

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