See below for the and other resources. If that translation is not available, lookup system locale. Release 10 First available in Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016. It is now preferable to use 16 bit character set of Unicode. Supported in all later versions. As a student of Spanish, I have much of my comptuer set to display Spanish-style dates, times, etc. Sorted by English Name Language Decimal Value Afrikaans 1078 Albanian 1052 Arabic Algeria 5121 Arabic Bahrain 15361 Arabic Egypt 3073 Arabic Iraq 2049 Arabic Jordan 11265 Arabic Kuwait 13313 Arabic Lebanon 12289 Arabic Libya 4097 Arabic Morocco 6145 Arabic Oman 8193 Arabic Qatar 16385 Arabic Saudi Arabia 1025 Arabic Syria 10241 Arabic Tunisia 7169 Arabic U.
So the first install localized versions of Windows. This feature is currently available in the. When the whole system talks to me in English, I probably want everything in English, because I like it so. The culture name is used in the names of resource files. For extra points from not-so-advanced users, just get on with the installation.
For the record, I believe the sequence should be: 0. So why would a program create a directory named after a language code? But the interface is still English. Definitions Locale: A collection of language-related, user-preference information represented as a list of values. Language-specific resources need to be broken out into their own directories so they won't conflict with resources corresponding to some other language. For extra points from advanced users, display a language selection dialog with that language preselected. Supported in all later versions. .
Call the returned address and use that as the default language. As defined by Microsoft, a locale is either a language or a language in combination with a country. The good news is that you can teach a German Outlook to use the English abbreviations in the subject line. Supported in all later versions Release 8. Supported in all later versions.
For fun, I installed the Swedish language pack on my computer at work, so all strings - including the error messages - are in Swedish. Now you too can become an expert in locale identifiers. Supported in all later versions. And the second install the original and set the locale to Russian so that they have Cyrillic support in non-Unicode programs. Yes, I think that would make me a little bit happier. Text translation is available to and from any language, whether or not the language is supported for.
The rant was primarily directed at those who check locale instead of language. Release 8 First available in Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012. Supported in all later versions. This service allows users to customize the language model of the speech recognition by tailoring it to the vocabulary and the speaking style of the user. If GetProcAddress at step 0 succeeded, we are on Windows Me or 2000 or higher.
The new behavior also applies to subsequent updates unless otherwise specified. There is a system locale and a user locale. Many Microsoft products support a multilingual user interface. Release 7 First available in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. Applicable Microsoft products are listed chronologically in this section.
We are dealing with a lot of translation and localisation work at the moment and unfortunately there does not seem to be a definitive list of which languages and their codes are supported by SharePoint. If you are looking for language lists in the Microsoft Translator apps and other end user products,. Release C First available in Windows 2000. Otherwise, always use the selected language. Speech-to-speech translation is available from any of the 11 supported languages to any of the other supported languages. There are ordinary users, who prefer software translated. This means that the same program can be used to display its user interface in multiple languages.
Supported in all later versions. Release V First available in Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista. He may also have set his locale to a Russian one, but even that should not have any impact on the languages used for dialogs. Speech-to-text is available from the 11 supported languages to any of the 60+ supported text translation languages. Or, that not everybody is German or Swedish. It gets even more interesting when you add more nations to the mix.
Sorry for not being specific. Supported in all later versions. Supported in all later client and server versions of Windows. Developer oriented language lists, including language codes can be found in our. I confess I use the same strategy in our apps: Look up user locale lang id.