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How to change Windows default language to another language, but temporarily?

Specifically, I want Korean (link), but I hope this helps other people in general. According to this page, it is only possible for Ultimate and Enterprise. Specifically, I'd like to enable my keyboard to type in Korean, and I specified Korean as the input language (Start -> type "Input Languages", only result). Under the General tab, I selected Add, and specified Korean.. but it doesn't work, because the language pack isn't installed I presume. Would anyone know how to add different language input / packs to Windows 7 Home Premium?

Also, I tried following this tutorial on adding a language pack to HP, but the .cab keeps disappearing so it will not work.

Note: Unlike the link in the tutorial as well, I do not have an option to change the display language of Windows, only the option to change input methods.

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What was the original language? AFAIK, MS only lets you add English to non-Enterprise/non-Ultimate editions –  Canadian Luke Dec 5 '12 at 4:25
    
Edit your question to add that information –  Canadian Luke Dec 5 '12 at 4:27
    
It's legally not possible with Win7HP. You may buy another language version and reinstall. As for input methods use IME keyboard as in here: blogs.msdn.com/b/wit/archive/2009/01/14/… –  week Dec 5 '12 at 4:41
    
@week Do you have a reference saying it is not legally possibly? –  ekaj Dec 5 '12 at 4:44
    
this is not supported. Using the linked tool makes Windows non genuine. –  magicandre1981 Dec 5 '12 at 5:56

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Let me clarify this.

You want to be able to use Korean as Input. But you are asking to install a Language Pack.

Language Pack in Windows 7 Home Premium: not possible.

Korean as input: it should work. The problem is NOT a missing language pack.

Have you got at the least the Language Bar being displayed?

Try this.

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