|08 Oct 2011||#1|
| || |
Question About Ultimate and Non-Western Languages
Recently I bought and installed Windows 7 Ultimate (32-bit). The main selling point to me was that it had support for 38 different languages, one of which was Japanese. I was under the impression that this meant I could have my locale set to English, but also run software in Japanese on the fly without the text being a garbled mess like I used to see running them in Vista Home while in the English locale (unless I use this AppLocale program), but I could change my locale to Japanese and it would work on restart. Apparently I was wrong. While using some programs like Paint Tool Sai (and its installer for that matter) it has that mess rather than Japanese kana and kanji. It does work if I change my local to Japanese, but I don't want to have to restart my computer every time I want to use these programs
So, that being said, is there some setting that needs to be enabled, or did I just waste money on a feature that I misunderstood? Thank you all in advanced for the help.
|My System Specs|
|08 Oct 2011||#3|
| || |
Well, that's a disappointment. Oh well, I'm sure I can make use of some of the other features it comes with (primarily the "previous versions" feature). Are there any suggestions to achieve what I wanted (I believe AppLocale was only intended for Windows XP, and people weren't sure about Vista at the time I used it)?
I found a step-by-step on how to install AppLocale on Windows 7 here:http://www.elitepvpers.com/forum/for...-7-useful.html
So I will just mark this as solved.
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: Question About Ultimate and Non-Western Languages|
|Western Digital WD20EARS Question||Hardware & Devices|
|Western Digital Passort 320G software question||Hardware & Devices|
|Question about RAM on Windows 7 Ultimate x64||Performance & Maintenance|
|Ultimate Upgrade Question||General Discussion|
|Ultimate Steal question||General Discussion|
|Question about Ultimate||Installation & Setup|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:12 PM.