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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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First my apologies for a possibly old outdated question.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 this article on how SharePoint ...
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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 ...
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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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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: 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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multilanguage support cannot open file error on word viewer

i have a multilanguage supported sharepoint 2010 site and in it there is a document library.(english default,turkish installed later) when i click a word document on library if my language selection ...
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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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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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Redirect to default language for public web sites

I'm currently working on developing public CMS web sites with SharePoint 2010. The site will use two languages on it that will be two separate site collections on the same web application. Two managed ...
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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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Translation for non-supported site collection templates

I installed Polish language pack for Sharepoint, but unfortunately blog sites are not supported. Is there any way to provide translations for particular site collection templates, which are not ...
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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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Refinement WebPart - DetectedLanguage Category

I'm in the process to customize a search results page and I'm using the Refinement WebPart to target some metadata for which the client wants some drill-down. The client is bilingual, and wants to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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SP2010 psconfig fails trying to configure farm after installing language packs

I'm using the AutoSPInstaller script. This is what I run: Start-Process -FilePath $PSConfig -ArgumentList "-cmd upgrade -inplace v2v -passphrase FarmPassPhrase -force -wait" -NoNewWindow -Wait But ...
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Document library error msg “This operation can only be performed on a file” when using Chinese characters in folder names…?

I'm receiving the following error when I create a subfolder using Chinese characters in a Sharepoint 2010 Foundation document library. This operation can only be performed on a file From the root ...
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How do I install a regional language font in Sharepoint (WSS 3.0)?

I want to implement Regional Language on WSS 3.0, something on the line of google transliteration, which will give an option to the users to choose the language, without affecting the working of other ...
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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 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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Changing Sites Language results in “Unexpected Error”

Using SharePoint Foundation.... I installed the Win Server 08 R2 language packs and SharePoint Foundation Beta language packs. I changed my english language to Spanish on the SharePoint site and now ...
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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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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 ...