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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Change Sharepoint language with a link?

Is there a way to get the language-switch control as static link in the pagelayout? I want my users to switch between German and English with a single click. Sorry guys, found a solution :D ...
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Why is SharePoint 2010 looking for en-us and not en-gb with resource files?

Failed to read resource file "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14\Resources\RegistrationResource.en-US.resx" from feature id "(null)". I am getting loads ...
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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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Site Variation limit in SP2010?

does anyone know if the limit on variations (50 labels) in SharePoint 2007 is the same in SP2010? have anyone worked with variations in SP2010 yet and have some knowledge to share? Anders Rask
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Language of app web

I'm working on an Access SharePoint app but I think this also applies to SharePoint hosted apps. When I create a new app, the app runs in an app web which is automatically created. The language of ...
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Managed metadata language in the Document Information Panel

If a document uses a Managed Metadata field, is there a way to make the term set browser in Word 2010's Document Information Panel display the term sets in a language other than the default language ...
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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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SharePoint Language Pack and My site

I made a small project on sharepoint 2010 in english, after some time, i installed the Portuguese (brazilian) language pack (pt-BR). When i go to My Site, the whole site is in the new language, ...
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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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Set SPWeb title on a SharePoint site using PowerShell

I'm having problems setting the title of a root web in a site collection when creating it in an other language then English. When i run the script under using 1033, it works fine the site title is set ...
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Multi language sites

We are about to create a multi lingual portal for a customer that has offices in many countries. We will have site collections with different language packs. All our users will have access to the ...
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Get the current UI language from a webpart

How can I get the selected language in the screenshot, from inside of a webpart? I'm using SharePoint 2010. My webpart is a "visual web part" created in VS2010. I'm trying things like ...
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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 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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Problem applying content type bindings to an es-ES site definition

I'm building a publishing site which will support the following cultures: de-DE (1031) en-US (1033) es-ES (3082) fr-FR (1036) it-IT (1040) ja-JP (1041) ru-RU (1049) zh-CHS (2052) I can create an ...
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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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what's the best way to have a list with multilingual content

Good day, SharePointers a customer requirement is to have CVs entered in a list with his name in English and a local language. which means we will have a field for each language. is there a better ...
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Document Library Template: The language is not supported on the server

We have created a document library template to facilitate the rapid deployment of multiple document libraries with identical structure. The template has been created within the same site and the same ...
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How to Build a Multi-Language Site?

We are using Office-365 and need to set up a multi-language sharepoint site. How do we do this? I see a question here about permissions. And I have a question here about how to test multi-languages ...
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Muti-language list in SharePoint

I have a product list which stores English descriptions for each field. How can i implement/architect a multi-language feature to provide the same product in French ?
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How to get default language of termSet

I want to get the language of termSet from term group in which it was written. for example if termSet language is English it should return English and if its language is Swedish, it should return ...
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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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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 this article on how SharePoint ...
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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: Ribbon Options Language & their ToolTip Text Language = Same Site's Language?

I have SPS 2010 Intranet site for a global company where each country has its own site. Of course, Each country's site has its own language (All SharePoint 2010 Language Packs are installed). ...
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Culture issue on first visit to site

On an existing SharePoint 2010 site, we have a problem with first time visitors. The site is setup to be multilingual. The server installlation is English, there is an additional Dutch language pack ...
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Missing 1033 Directory in SharePoint 2010 URLs

I seem to be missing a '1033' directory for my SharePoint 2010 installation. Here's the full details: We upgraded from SP2007 to SP2010 using the database attach method. Some resources have a 1033 ...
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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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How can I create a multilingual site without variations?

I am new to SharePoint but know basics. The project has already been developed in English for the USA. It consists of user controls, developed webparts, . . it has images, Flash players, videos, ...
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What is best practice for supporting dual languages in SharePoint?

We need to support English and French.
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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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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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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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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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Language settings are not visible

I installed SharePoint Language Pack but I can't see the 'Language Settings' link under Site Administration. From CA I can see that the pack is installed without problems, no errors, no critical ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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User Profile Synchronization Service does not start due to Serialization Error: “String was not recognized as a valid DateTime”

I'm Trying to start User Profile Synchronization Service on a Sharepoint 2013 system but it does not and it reports the following error in ULS: UserProfileApplication.SynchronizeMIIS: Error updating ...
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Error when entering search center for some users

I recently encountered an issue: when entering our Search center logged in as a user with alternate language set, I receive the following error message: "Literal content (' ') is not allowed ...
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Change AppWeb display language

Is it possible to change language of AppWeb (to different one than on SiteCollection)? I do not mean localization, but changing display language of default elements(i.e. ribbon). On my main site ...
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SharePoint 2013 Foundation Site Translation

I have a SharePoint site that is going to be used by german and french speaking users. They are going to be using one account or maybe two for the same site if it is not possible with a single user. I ...