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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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 ...
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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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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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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 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First my apologies for a possibly old outdated question.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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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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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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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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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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Language code of a site collection

Is there a way to get the language code of a site collection using powershell?
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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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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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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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Trying to edit a Quick Launch with PowerShell

I'm trying to edit a Quick Launch title using PowerShell. I'm using the following $web = Get-SPWeb http://www.sharepoint.com/ $ql = $web.Navigation.QuickLaunch.Children | Where { $_.Title -eq 'Node ...
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Change language on SharePoint Foundation 2013 SP1

Can you change the core language? I managed to download a Swedish version of SharePoint Foundation 2013 SP1 and install it. Now I'm having problem with installing Forefront Identity Manager portal ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Changing SharePoint Online New homepage language

I have a customer who has problem with the new SharePoint home page now available in O365 tenants. The SPO language is by default English as they're international company but the language for the new ...
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Getting current site language

I want to get the current site language as I am implementing a custom module that will depend on web language. I am new to SharePoint and the company is using multi language site or site collection.
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Getting files from SharePoint in different languages taxanomy

I'm working on a problem involving different languages (Swedish/English) term store. In SP I have a list of .doc files that are in either English or in Swedish. These are all tagged with Meta-Data ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Search in Multilingual sites

I created a Site and changed it to Arabic from the site. But when I am trying to Search any Content in Arabic it is displaying it as "Nothing Matches here". If I am searching the content in English, ...
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Change preferred user lang in CSOM

I added a button in the master page to switch easily between 2 languages. For now it sets the cookie but I need to change the preferred language in user/profile/regional settings. I'm searching ...
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Sharepoint 2013 foundation display language

Only way we get search working is to change above settings: "User Name" -> My Settings -> My Language and Region -> My Display Languages. First one should be my native language and second one should ...
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How to test languages in enterprise wiki?

We just started an Office 365 site that has Sharepoint. We have users that read English, French, or German, and I want to configure a site that shows the same content in each language. Someone ...
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The language is not supported on the server

I installed Language Packs for SharePoint Server 2010 from: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?displaylang=en&id=3411 On creating a new site collection using PowerShell with ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Search Event Viewer log messages are not English?

The Event Viewer log messages are in Chinese (or occasionally Thai on other servers). The server default is English, and all other log entries are English. Applications and services logs\Microsoft\...
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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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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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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="" onclick="...
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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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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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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 ...