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Windows 7: how to add arabic to microsoft word?

15 Jul 2010   #1
mariab

windows 7
 
 
how to add arabic to microsoft word?

i just bought a new laptop with windows 7. its the first time i use windows 7 and the new microsoft word.
i googled how to change the language to arabic, but for some reason when u go menu-> word options -> advanced-> show document content, the part that is supposed to change the language isnt there.
what do i do?


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15 Jul 2010   #2
banskt

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 + Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
 
 

I hope this might help you..

You have to add additional editing language... as shown here

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15 Jul 2010   #3
mariab

windows 7
 
 

thanks but i have no language part :/
do i need to get another version of microsoft?
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15 Jul 2010   #4
banskt

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 + Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
 
 

well, which version of MS Office 2010 are you using?
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15 Jul 2010   #5
mariab

windows 7
 
 

microsoft office word 2007
installed it from a microsoft office cd we bought in 2008 from america.
microsoft office home and student 2007
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16 Jul 2010   #6
banskt

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 + Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
 
 

Well, for Office 2007 you can enable the language by changing the language options.

1. Go to "Word Options"



2. Popular > Language Settings



3. Select your preferred language, click "Add"

4. Change your "Primary Editing Languge"

5. Restart MS Office.

I hope you will be good to go.
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16 Jul 2010   #7
mariab

windows 7
 
 

thank u,
i did that, it writes from right to left, but the arabic letters won't show. it still writes in english.
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16 Jul 2010   #8
mukuba

xp
 
 

you have to enable a arabic option in regional setting in control panel...
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16 Jul 2010   #9
mariab

windows 7
 
 

it worked thank u sooo much!
and thanks everyone for your help!
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