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How do I change language in Excel 2011 for Mac?

I'm not asking about the dictionary, I'm asking about the language of the program itself, i.e. the one of the menus.

(in case this matters, I'm using the trial of Office 365)

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Depending on how desperate you are to change your Office suite language, I suggest trying LibreOffice ( It allows you to use whatever language you can, independent of the language of your Operating System. Unless you do very specific stuff like working with VBA, LO will serve you just fine. – Waldir Leoncio Apr 28 '15 at 16:11
@WaldirLeoncio with all due respect, I find the Libre suite to be… lacking, to say the least. – o0'. Apr 28 '15 at 16:34

You have to install the localized version. It doesn't look like LIPs support OS X:

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Mmh that's pretty incomplete, I was looking for English but it's not there... – o0'. Sep 29 '13 at 10:23
@Lohoris, English is listed as a purchased language. BTW, have you noticed the difference between the freely available languages (Assamese, Konkani, Telugu...) and the paid ones (Arabic, English, French, Spanish...)? :P – Waldir Leoncio Apr 28 '15 at 16:08

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