Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

Is it possible to change language name?

  1. #21

    Posts : 1,875
    Windows 10 Pro Prieview x64

    Quote Originally Posted by prodzi View Post
    I'll still need to locate that abbreviation, but should be hiding somewhere similar as the language name.
    You might have problems with the abbreviation. For example I tried Albanian as it has un unusual combination of letters for the abbreviation - SQI. This string doesn't exist in the registry. My guess is the abbreviation is hard coded (as SQI is the ISO 639 code for Albanian apparently Language Culture Names, Codes, and ISO Values - RAD Studio)

    Anyway good luck - perhaps it is possible but I don't know how...

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #22

    Posts : 13

    I couldn't find either anything related to abbreviations or text below language name (ie.e "US keyboard).
    I would love to change those two.

    Thanks for help so far.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 123
Is it possible to change language name?
Related Threads
Change language in General Support
I wish to buy a new computer but DELL france will only deliver it with WINDOWS in French. How difficult is ir to change languages without rebuying windows in English?
Can't change input language. in General Support
Using Windows 8.1. I have English and Japanese input languages added, and both are listed as options in the language toolbar, but it is impossible to select anything but English. Windows+Space allows me to navigate to Japanese, but releasing the keys or pressing Enter does nothing. The Left...
I bought the sony laptop with single language pack. The OS language is in spanish. I need to change the language to english. How to change the OS language in single language windows 8.
Hi, I would like change only display name at main panel, any solutions ? 32303 For example ENG to ABC :-D Thanks for reply.
Hey the name of the apps in the metro are in different language than English so how can I change the language? and also when I click right click on the desktop I see the options in English in addition to another language so how can I change it to be all in English?
I set up multiple keyboards (e.g. English, French, Spanish) and keyboard changes with Windows key + I and back and forth between English<->Diff language with Alt key on Desktop window, but language doesn't seem to change at all when using Metro app. For example, using Chrome Metro app, I can't...
How to Change Your Display Language in Windows 8 and 8.1 The display language is the language that Windows uses in wizards, dialog boxes, menus, Help and Support topics, and other items in the user interface. Some display languages are installed by default, and others require you to install...
Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook