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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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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Multilingual SharePoint App Web

I have an English SharePoint site, where multiple languages (Dutch, French, ...) are activated. When I add an app and navigate to the app web. Everything is in English and you don't have any settings ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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Promoted Links Launch Behavior and different language - Not working

I have Promoted Links list and I have set Launch Behavior: "New tab". When I use SharePoint language english, all links are opening in new tab. But when I change SharePoint Language settings, Launch ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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 ...