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Lack of W8 Language Packs could delay some people in upgrading

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    Hafnarfjörður IS
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    Lack of W8 Language Packs could delay some people in upgrading

    Hi there
    A lot of the Language packs that are available in W7 still aren't available in W8 yet. (The display language packs that you can add on to the basic Windows version) -- I don't mean a fully "National Version" of Windows itself.
    This could cause some users (and businesses) to delay upgrading for a while.

    The W7 ones don't work on W8.

    Hopefully these will appear before Oct 26 or whenever W8 is officially released -- otherwise this IS a showstopper for some of our users.

    screenshots -- W7 Language available -- W8 Language not available.

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