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I am having issues getting Windows 7 to change my system language to English. I followed the normal process but it's not completely changing it. I want to verify if my

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\MUI\UILanguages\en-US]

key is set correctly. Current values are:

"LCID"=dword:00000409
"Type"=dword:00000091

can anyone with Windows 7 with english as the system language post their said key values?

thanks

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Yes I've got these.

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Why don't you change it from the usual way? Download it from Windows Update and set your language at Control Panel -> Region and language -> Keyboard and Languages tab.

(WARN: you can only change language in certain editions of Windows 7 (and Vista))

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thanks. looks like my problem is elsewhere. –  Make it useful Keep it simple Jun 11 '10 at 19:27
    
If you tell us more, we'll help more. :) –  Shiki Jun 11 '10 at 19:30
    
wow. thanks for all the info. the problem was that no matter what i did (including the steps shown in your screen shots), i could not uninstall spanish as a display language. it was still defined as the "system language" when i clicked on "Uninstall display languages". i removed the spanish registry key from UILanguages and then i was able to uninstall it. if others have the same experience, i will make this the official answer. thanks –  Make it useful Keep it simple Jun 11 '10 at 20:00
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