3
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1answer
9 views

Stop Firefox displaying Chinese in Yahoo Mail

Yahoo Mail is displaying Chinese (or other?) language characters on the webmail view. I tried to eliminate it by disabling all Add-ons disabled, but it still came up the same. I found that deleting ...
0
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0answers
103 views

Can't get non-english languages to work on FF25

I've had this problem before and it was resolved thanks to hints and suggestions. Now, I just got a new computer and the same problem occurs. The root of the issue is that I'm using English Win7, ...
2
votes
1answer
69 views

Google Language in Firefox

When ever I use Google products in Firefox the page is in Thai. I am in Thailand, but I don't get this problem when using Chrome. If I manage to find the language selector to change to English, its ...
0
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0answers
154 views

Unconnected Fonts for Urdu/Persian/Arabic On Firefox

When ever I open Facebook or certain other sites on Firefox Browser , some pages whose native language is Urdu , Arabic or Persian , the fonts displayed are un connected and hence unable to be read. ...
1
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1answer
105 views

Firefox Google search language is set to Spanish

Whenever I search Google from Firefox it takes me to search results in a strange language with "buscar" instead of "search" etc. ...
2
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0answers
37 views

How to force a language for all websites [duplicate]

I am currently living in UAE but I do not speak Arabic and almost all websites always show content in Arabic even though I have setup my preferred language to English in both my OS, which is Windows ...
3
votes
0answers
151 views

Firefox spellcheck settings keep changing

The spell-check language setting on Firefox keeps changing to en_CA rather than the default of en_US. I change it back but it invariably flips... maybe in a few hours, maybe a few days. (It's hard to ...
5
votes
4answers
663 views

Can't find Swedish language pack for English FireFox 15

I can't seem to find information on installing a Swedish language package on my machine. The language is not listed on the Firefox website and the hits on Google I got led nowhere (or, rather, to the ...
0
votes
1answer
199 views

How to setup firefox to display websites in their native language?

More and more websites consider it clever to display in the language that I set up in Firefox to be my primary language (or the first one in the list of preferred languages). Unfortunately if that ...
1
vote
2answers
291 views

Which browsers allow me to switch languages without reinstalling?

I would like to use the fact the browsers can be installed in various languages as a way to practice my French. So if I am in Firefox and see the word "options" in the menu and want to know how it is ...
7
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5answers
8k views

How do I change the language of Firefox 4?

I've just downloaded Firefox 4. I can't find an option to change the language (I would like to change it from Hebrew to English). EDIT: I'm talking about the language of the browser user interface. ...
2
votes
3answers
709 views

How to make Firefox spellcheck the English language?

My installation of Firefox spellchecks my native language, but I don't use that language very much. How can I make it spellcheck English?
4
votes
1answer
5k views

Can I change the language of a Mozilla product without reinstalling?

I just noticed that my Firefox is in German. Then I noticed that my Thunderbird is in German, too. Obviously, when I did a clean reinstall two weeks ago, I forgot to click through to the English ...
0
votes
4answers
799 views

Firefox keeps telling websites I am some other language (i think)

When I go to various sites I believe Firefox is informing the site that I am some other language which causes certain headers to look like they should be in a different language. To me they look like ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

How can I install another locale for Firefox?

I've installed FF 3.6.3 on a multi-user system with the German language; however I'ld like to have everything in English (interface, etc.) for my user without installing a separate version of FF in ...
3
votes
3answers
3k views

Changing HTTP_ACCEPT_LANGUAGE

Is it possible to change HTTP_ACCEPT_LANGUAGE? I'm using Firefox.
4
votes
4answers
2k views

Remove English - United States language from Firefox

How do I remove the English (United States) dictionary from Firefox? It's not an add-on so I'm guessing it's built into Firefox by default. Maybe that makes it unremovable? I noticed whilst typing a ...
14
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3answers
2k views

How to make Firefox to spellcheck in multiple languages simultaneously?

I want to Firefox to assume that text may be in a mixture of languages and words should be looked up in multiple dictionaries. (For example, everything in en-GB, en-US, ru, be and be-classic should be ...
2
votes
1answer
70 views

What is the technology behind firefox extensions?

I want to create an extension that can manipulate or look at cookies in the browser. Also, I want to be able to parse every page you visit and replace some URLs. So here is the question: What is the ...