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Can you make Windows 7 not localize folder names?

I am running preinstalled Windows 7 Home Premium (Nordic, in Finnish for me). My C:\ folder of course has the Users folder, but its name is in Finnish. Clicking on the folder name in Explorer shows ...
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1answer
24 views

How to set different ANSI codepages for different legacy Windows applications?

Unfortunately there is still a lot of Windows applications that use legacy character encodings instead of proper Unicode. Windows control panel allows to choose one codepage for all of them but I use ...
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1answer
24 views

Disable localized sorting in Windows Explorer

I live in Denmark where we have some regional letters. These also have alternative spelling e.g. å can be spelled as aa, but these are practically never used. Though I have an English Windows 7 ...
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1answer
525 views

Windows 7 boot manager not localized on UEFI system

I'm running an Italian version of Windows 7, which includes a localized boot manager. However, I recently replaced my motherboard with a new one based on UEFI firmware instead of BIOS (Asus Z87 ...
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1answer
102 views

Windows 7: L10N mechanics

I have a localized version of Windows 7. I can't figure out where windows gets the names for files and directories on the system. For instance, consider the following (default) files. > cd ...
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2answers
114 views

Why are some apps showing their keyboard shortcuts in another language?

I'm using Windows 7 at work (not by choice) and while I have the OS and keyboard language set to English, it seems like some apps still display keyboard shortcuts in German (e.g., Strg+Umschalt+J). ...
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0answers
234 views

Change language of error messages in Windows 7 x64

My Windows 7 installation had Russian localization. When I encountered errors, I thought to translate the errors to Google into English. I decided to change the display language to English. In ...
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1answer
577 views

Internet Explorer - selected language is changing to English when opening a new window

When opening a new window in IE8 or IE9 (doesn't matter if using a link or window.open), my selected keyboard language is changing to English (doesn't matter what was the previous selection, tried it ...
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1answer
77 views

Change the currency symbol for turkey from TL to ₤ in my

I want to change the currency symbol of turkey from "TL" to "₤". I am using windows7 OS. In the control panel->Region and Language->Formats->Additional Setting->Currency->Currency Symbol is TL and in ...
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How can I type with Chinese characters in Windows 7?

I have a standard US version of Windows 7. I would like to input Chinese characters in Adobe Premier Pro. How can I do this?