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Install English TeamViewer 9 on Chinese Windows

I need to install English language TeamViewer on a computer in China running Chinese Windows XP. I don't own the computer so can't change the OS. It's in a hotel with a computer but without Wi-Fi. ...
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0answers
92 views

Add language to Windows XP automatically

I want to automate a process due to the number of computers I have. The problem is that I need to add languages to a large number of XP systems so I can type using French or Arabic keyboards without ...
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2answers
360 views

How to change key mapping for a specific language?

I'm on windows xp, sp3. I use two languages, English and Serbian. When I write in Serbian "z" and "y" switch their keys. When I press the "z" key I get "y" as output and vica versa. This is ...
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2answers
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How to change the keyboard layout at the Windows XP login screen

I have a Dell computer with Windows XP Home Edition on it. Yesterday I was fooling around with trying to make my computer read Japanese characters. So buy accident I changed the keyboard layout to ...
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1answer
3k views

Install Russian on Windows XP

Is this possible? I need a keyboard layout for Russian and Ukranian - but it's not in the Regional Language and Settings list and I have enabled the advanced languages as well. I've tried Windows ...
2
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1answer
1k views

MSI installer: Run in English instead of the system language

How can I make an MSI installer run in English? I'm trying to install LibreOffice on a machine running a Korean version of Windows XP. I don't know Korean. I haven't used Windows with any frequency ...
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1answer
1k views

How can I change my language/keyboard input language system-wide temporarily?

I currently have two languages set up; English and Dutch. The only difference is in keyboard input. The Dutch one uses the French/Belgian AZERTY layout and the English one uses the Irish/English ...
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1answer
266 views

Short code keys for special language characters

So I am on Windows XP 64-bit and I don't know what I did at install but it's pretty nice. I can do: ~n ~a ~o for ñ ã õ 'o for ó "o for ö `o for ò ^o for ô etcetc. But how did this feature get ...
2
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2answers
243 views

Making Windows XP use a global input language instead of per-application

I work with 2, sometimes 3 different languages on my XP boxes. Windows XP chooses input language on a per-application basis. That is, when I switch to a different application, Windows sometimes ...
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1answer
220 views

Foreign Languages show as symbols on my English Windows PC

I installed software that is in Russian and another one in Arabic, but the words show as symbols, even words typed in Notepad. How can I fix this issue? I'm using both Windows XP and Windows 7.
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1answer
522 views

Restoring Windows XP language to original

I installed the Arabic language pack in Windows XP which configured the PC to be in Arabic. However I now want to get back to original setting (French language in my case) but don't know how to do ...
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1answer
906 views

How to change the Windows XP default language without reinstalling the OS

how can I change the Windows XP default language from French to US English without reinstalling the operating system? If this is possible, how can I do this?
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1answer
844 views

Unable to login to Windows XP after changing language from Arabic to English

Please help me out. after changing the regional settings from Arabic to English in Windows XP. I am not able to login to the computer as it accepts only the English. I didn't add the Arabic keyboard ...
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1answer
591 views

GPO to disable/hide language selection on Windows XP

Is there a group policy to hide the language selection on the Windows XP taskbar? I need to set this on several machines so don't want to go hiding it one by one.
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1answer
443 views

Keyboard Messed Up: Windows XP Language Settings

I've added Russian and the Russian typewriter keyboard layout in the Windows XP language settings and was able to use Russian letters in Word without a problem. But when I tried to switch back to ...
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3answers
858 views

Multilingual Windows XP: Making it switch to English when I use my IDE

I have a Windows XP computer with two languages installed: English and Hebrew. (This question would be relevant to anyone who uses XP with multiple languages, regardless of which languages.) I can ...
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1answer
127 views

Wrong language in Windows XP

My system is showing everything in Russian. How can I change it back to English or German? I have Windows XP sp3.
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1answer
1k views

my keyboard is showing wrong charecters on screen

if i hit any key,my keyboard is showing wrong character on the screen. i dont no whats wrong with it. my operating system environment is win XP. if i hit j it shows A and similarly for other ...
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1answer
742 views

Windows XP Language, explorer.exe

I was given by my company a laptop with Windows XP Professional in Spanish. I would like to translate it to English, since I really DISLIKE to use localized versions of programs. I have read about ...
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2answers
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What is the real meaning of the “Select a language [for] non-Unicode programs…” dialog?

What is the real meaning of the "Select a language to match the language version of the non-Unicode programs you want to use" dialog under Control Panel->Regional Settings->Advanced in WinXP and ...
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1answer
3k views

How can I get the encoding of my system?

Is there any command for command prompt through which I can know the default encoding of my system?
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2answers
2k views

How do I keep changing my language settings on Windows XP by accident?

I keep changing my language settings in Windows XP to English (US) or, even worse, Estonian by accident. I've got the language bar on and I need to keep it. I'm pretty sure I'm not accidentally ...
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1answer
485 views

Windows XP SP3 32 Language/Encoding problems

In my messenger I have a group with the name "Conheçidos" but what I see in my laptop is "ConheГ§idos". And I have also other discrepancies in Portuguese words that have é or ó or something with a ' ...
3
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4answers
10k views

How to set English (UK) as default editing language in Word 2007?

How to set UK language in MS word 2007 for always as default language?
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2answers
2k views

Windows XP: Cannot activate East Asian language support

I want to install the files for supporting East Asian languages on Windows XP, which is usually possible through the regional and language options. However, the relevant checkbox (see below) is ...
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4answers
13k views

How to use English as a default language for software in Windows XP?

I use a Windows XP in French but I'd like all software to be installed in English. What should I switch so that it works? If it can work...
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4answers
3k views

XP keyboard and language switching

my problem is a simple one but clearly the solution is not as I've spent the last two hours searching to find a solution. My wife has a French computer with Windows XP in French... Therefore the ...
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3answers
4k views

Remove language pack from Windows XP [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Changing the Windows XP interface from French to English A friend has purchased a netbook with a localized XP edition (Hebrew). Now he wants to have the English version of ...
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4answers
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Changing the Windows XP interface from French to English

My friend bought a laptop in Paris. The current language (in Windows XP) is set to French - I want everything to show up in English. I am now only able to show or change the regional settings, which ...