Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

When I change the 'default language' in 'text services and input languages' in windows xp mode from EN-US to DE-DE the settings are reverted with the next logoff / reboot - EN-US is the default language again. Is there a way around this behaviour?

I'm using the default 'XPMUser' in windows xp mode. I also checked 'turn off advanced text services' and disabled the language bar and windows xp remembers these settings - just not the default language..

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

I don't use it; but i guess this is a problem with the default language in your Windows 7 configuration. If this is set to EN-US, the only thing you need to do is change that to DE-DE. If you don't have additional languages, go to the update screen, go to additional updates and check the language you want.

share|improve this answer
    
my default input language in windows 7 is de-de, and there it works just as expected (the default language is remembered) –  Gero Dec 5 '09 at 16:09
    
Well, then, the thing you could do is get away from XP mode, and go ahead to VM. Check free software like Sun's VirtualBox. We already know: debugging isn't the strongest point at microsoft... –  Deniz Zoeteman Dec 5 '09 at 20:56

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.