Language is the human capacity for acquiring and using complex systems of communication, and a language is any specific example of such a system.

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Filter content on Userlanguage in SharePoint 2013

Is there any possibility to filter content with the actual selected language of the user? I've created a document library with metadata where I have filled up the language of the content. Now it ...
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Getting time zone from SharePoint

I have clock application which works fine, until user changes language to different than English. The problem lies because SPRegionalSettings.GlobalTimeZones property returns time zone collection in ...
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Change $CurrentLcid in XSL

In the XSL of my refinement panel, I've this: <xsl:param name="CurrentLcid"></xsl:param> Unfortunately the value never changes when I change my selected language. Do you have a ...
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Sharepoint Designer - How to change Language

How to change the language of Sharepoint Designer? I have Polish language, and I want to change it to English.
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load sp.js from a js file

I've developped a js file (located in site library/js) and inside, i'd like to get the selected language of the site. (sharepoint 2010) So when i do this, i've got an exception in the success method ...
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What are my options for changing default texts in SharePoint?

What are my options for changing default texts in SharePoint? We have a language pack (dutch) installed but some translations seem to be a little bit off or weird. Is there a way to update/replace ...
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Can you display page in alternate language despite language settings

Using SharePoint 2010, is there a way to append the URL for a page so that it will display in a specific language despite what the user has their languages preferences set to? For example, I want to ...
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SharePoint 2013 with integrated SP 1 - Installing Language Pack SP1

What is the "best practice" way to install a Language Pack at new SharePoint 2013 Server with integrated SP 1? My idea: Install SharePoint 2013 with integrated SP 1 PSConfig Install Language Pack ...
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Switch language using JavaScript

I want to have 2 buttons, one En and the other Es, to change the display language for current user in SharePoint 2013, I have seen some articles talking about OnSelectionChange, but it doesn't work ...
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Variations, Lists Propagations

I have a source site and a target site. Why can not some lists be propagated through target sites? I mean, if I create a Links or Events list in the source site I do not see the Variations ribbon, ...
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Modify view showing style options in French

I just created a new SharePoint 2013 site. Everything on the site is in English, EXCEPT the Style option in Modify View shows these options (I presume they are in French): Tableau de base Encadré, ...
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Field's TitleResource.SetValueForUICulture() does not work for the web's default language

I have a site column in my site collection whose title I change / translate with following PowerShell statement: $w = Get-SPWeb "URL to the site collection" $f = ...
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How to check in which language the SharePoint was installed?

I know about regional settings and that it is present for each site collection under site settings. Is there any way to check the language in which SharePoint was installed? We are getting some ...
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Translations from resources appearing in list view but now in new or edit forms

I have a really weird problem with .resx files that I use in my solution that has been driving me nuts the past couple of days. I have two resource files: MyContentType.resx (english) and ...
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Javascript/jQuery - check language and replace word problem

I need to replace one word in my SharePoint site, depend in on that what language is used. I found this question: Get the current UI language with ECMAScript I tried to use that code and it works ...
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Translation Management Workflow Side-by-Side comparison with English

I'm trying to evaluate whether SharePoint and specifically the Translation Management Library will be acceptable for our workflow. I have some questions: Is there a way to show say an English ...
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Sharepoint Multilingual App

I'm making an app with a custom list in multiple languages. Is there an easy way so that I only have to create the site columns, content type and list once? So I don't have to create them for each ...
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Strange word breaker behaviour on searching Chinese word

On my SP2013 environment, I have installed Chinese (traditional) language pack and I am able to search out Chinese document after crawling. However most of the time I cannot search out document with ...
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jQuery globalization in SharePoint 2010

jQuery UI and validation are strongly dependent upon regional settings. Consider for example a date validation or a number validation, it cannot work irrespective of the current locale. For this ...
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My Site Settings: Language Options not applied

On a SharePoint 2013 Server CA Services Applications > User Profile Service > Setup My Sites: The Language Options check box: Allow user to choose the language of their personal site Checking in ...
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Hierarchy is not being created for my target variation label

I am currently having a hard time setting up variations in Sharepoint 2013. First, I create my source Label, based on English language. Then I go into the central admin and run the "Variations Create ...
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My Language And Region not working

I have a SP2013 installation with language packs installed. Now I wanted to change my preferred language so SharePoint uses that instead of the default language of my browser settings. When I click ...
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Installation of this product requires operating system supplemental language support

I'm trying to install Sharepoint foundation 2010 in a Windows 7 enviroment, following the steps of http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee554869%28office.14%29.aspx. But when I start the step ...
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Swedish Language Pack SP 2013 - problem with translation

The word "office" is not translated into Swedish in the Organisation chart. The other words is correctly translated. Does anyone know if there is a bug in SharePoint 2013?
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SharePoint 2013 language

I want to be able to change my SharePoint sites to the dutch language. They suggested i download this: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=30347 But this is English and the ...
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changing language on application page

I am using following code to change the language of HTML form on application page: <asp:Content ID="PageHead" ContentPlaceHolderID="PlaceHolderAdditionalPageHead" runat="server"> ...
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SharePoint 2013 language change

I want to add or change my site collection language to dutch. How will i do that? Please give me the steps? Thanks!
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Change Language in ModalDialog without reload

I´ve got the following issue: I want to change the Language of a .aspx Page, the NewForm.aspx. Therefor I created a WebPart which was added to the NewForm. <div> <a href="" ...
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Changing language of custom application page

I am new to SharePoint. I am creating a custom application page (small registration form). I want to give users a facility to change language of the registration form. Is this functionality is ...
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Managed metadata language in Office

Is it any way to change the language of the managed metadata terms in Office (e.g. Microsoft Word document information panel). It seems the language follows the installation language and can not be ...
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How can I change a site's default language after creation (sharepoint 2010)?

after creating a site you can go to: Site Actions / Site Settings / Site Administration / Language Settings and select some alternate language(s) if you've got some language pack(s) installed, but ...
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Get UI language name in javascript

I need to get the name of the current UI language in a javascript file. I know the following trick: SP.Res.lcid But that gets the the LCID. What I really need is the two-letter iso name (like 'en', ...
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How can I identify columns independent from language?

I've got a webpart which reads several values from a list, while developing local I've got a column "Due Date", but when I upload my webpart to SharePoint online (Office 365) we have a German version ...
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stsadm -o export with MUI

I have a SharePoint 2010 site that I need to export and import on another Web App. That website has been customized and uses the built in MUI (Multilingual User Interface). For example : First, I ...
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SharePoint Services 3.0 Language

First my apologies for a possibly old outdated question. Working for a company that doesn't want to spring for the added costs of 2010 SharePoint services, but using SharePoint Services 3.0. They ...
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Breadcrumb Language

I have created a custom page layout, with its own custom content type. It seems that the breadcrumb in SharePoint inherits the page 'Title' field for the breadcrumb. However, changing the language and ...
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how to sharepoint display list name into several languages

I have created a site, installed my language packs, created the term store servcie and created some terms in multi-language (persian and english). I then created a site in which, I created a new list. ...
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Language is not supported during “Creating content DB” step

I'm encountering a problem during the installation of sharepoint in my farm. When it tries to create the DB the exception raised is "Language is not supported". I think everything on the machines is ...
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How to change standard sharepoint Calender to work with it in other culture?

my problem is that how to create custom calender in share point to use it. I want to replace standard sharepoint calender with persian calender to work with it in all sharepoint parts. any help ...
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Changing the thread culture using HttpModule - not working for list forms

I have a requirement to implement globalization for the out of the box list forms i.e. displaying datetime, currency etc. based on culture of the region. I have referred the below articles on how ...
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Change Language Sharepoint using Drop Down List

I'm trying to change the Sharepoint 2010 Language using a drop down list on a web part with the values. It work's fine but only change the language in the current page, not in all site. Here's the ...
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Why does Search only accept YMD date format when Search Language is en-ca (usually DMY date format)?

For some reason the server thinks that the date format for English (Canada) is YMD or yyyy/MM/DD, and the server will only correctly read queries with that format. However, the default short date ...
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Setting rights for CustomAction. Problem with sandboxed or language?

I've got a CustomAction which contains a button. Only users with high level permissions should be able to see this button, so I tried setting the property Rights ="ManageWeb" on the CustomAction. ...
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How to access a resource file from another project in XML?

I am trying to access my language localization resource file which is in the same solution, but in a different project then the one I am currently working on. I don't want to use multiple resource ...
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English SharePoint site with mix of Chines and English file names

I am trying to execute published Captivate simulations on SP. The file name is a mixture of English and Chinese characters (VF01 - 创建商业发票-SD.htm). It works correctly on my local PC. When I upload the ...
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The site could not be created The following exception occurred: The language is not supported on the server

I got a site with english, united states. I changed regional settings to ENGLISH, UNITED KINGDOM If we installed sharepoint in english, do we also have to install the english language pack? Then ...
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Why doesn't multi-langual work in the “New Item” form?

I have created a site, installed my language packs, created the term store service and created some terms in multi-language (Persian and English). I created a resource file for list and column name. ...
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Invalid umlaute character on the post

In our SP2010 environment, have created a blog site and added the category "Schröter". When I try to open the posts under the category "Schröter", it displays properly however the title of category ...
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How to change the default site language?

I have a site with 2 language variations: DE, EN. German is set as the standard language. A number of Chinese users are being added. Their browsers are just set up for Chinese with no other language ...
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How to add display language menu to page

I have a question concerning the display language menu. Standard that menu is when you click my name in the top corner and there if the language pack is installed you have languages to chose from. So ...