The globalization process combines the translation of component messages with adapting them to specific locales.

For more information on how globalization practices are implemented in KendoReact, refer to the overview article. For more information on the globalization aspects which are available for each component, refer to the article on globalization support.


The internationalization process applies specific culture formats to a web application.

For more information, refer to:


The Excel Export component does not provide built-in translated messages.

Right-to-Left Support

The Excel Export component supports right-to-left direction by switching the direction of the Excel sheet.

To enable the RTL mode for the Excel Export component and all KendoReact components in your React application, set the RTL property of the ExcelExport component to true.

import * as React from 'react';
import * as ReactDOM from 'react-dom';
import { ExcelExport, ExcelExportColumn } from '@progress/kendo-react-excel-export';
import products from './products.json';

const data = products;

class App extends React.Component {
    export = () => {;
    render() {
        return (
                <button className="k-button" onClick={this.export}>Export to Excel</button>

                    ref={(exporter) => { this._exporter = exporter; }}
                    <ExcelExportColumn field="ProductID" title="Product ID" />
                    <ExcelExportColumn field="ProductName" title="Product Name" />

    <App />,