Advice 1: How to change language interface Windows XP

If your version of the operating system Windows XP in an unknown language, that's not a reason to reinstall it. You can change the OS interface to the desired language. This is much faster than reinstalling the system. All you need is Internet access.
How to change language interface Windows XP
You will need
  • - Computer with Windows XP;
  • - language pack MUI.
Instruction
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The interface language cannot be changed by regular means of OS (except some versions of Windows 7). So you'll need to download a special MUI. The so-called language pack that you want to install as a Supplement.
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To download this language pack is necessary for your operating system version, necessarily taking into account its width. Versions of language packs for 32 and 64-bit operating systems are not compatible. It is also desirable to consider the service pack on your Windows XP. Although there are language packages that support multiple versions of the service pack. If you want to download, for example, the Russian language interface to your operating system, it is the search engine of the Internet browser, you must enter "Download Russian MUI for Windows XP". At the end of the line, you can still add the bit width, e.g., 32-bit.
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After the language pack you need is downloaded, you can proceed to the installation process. Run the executable file of the downloaded language pack (the file that has the extension Exe). This will start a menu from which you can begin the process of installing a new language. In this window, you can also read the introductory information and read the help.
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If you have downloaded language pack for multiple versions of service pack operating systems, while in the main menu of the setup you need to select the service pack of your OS version. If the language pack only for your version of the service pack, you have to choose nothing. Just start the installation by clicking the left mouse button Install. The process is fully automated. After the computer restarts. After rebooting the PC operating system interface will be changed.

Advice 2: How to change the language in the computer

To switch the keyboard layout, there is languagelike panel and a specially designated key combination. Sometimes for unknown reasons from the taskbar at the bottom of the screen disappears, the language bar icon. Try to find and return to place.
Menu, tab "Languages"
You will need
  • computer
Instruction
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Open the menu "start" in the lower left corner of the screen. In the list that appears, select the tab "settings", "control Panel". In the "control Panel" select the tab "Language and regional standards". Here, open the tab "Languages". To view or change language or text input method, press the "More" button. In the resulting oke we'll see what keyboard layout is used on the computer. For our country the most familiar keyboard layout "Russian - English". But you can install other languages, their choice is huge, as well as advanced text services.

In this window you can do a lot: to establish which of the two languages will be installed when the computer is booted. If you most of the time write in Russian, it is more convenient to set a default it is this language, if your work involves browsing the Internet, install English.
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Here you can configure the language bar to set its icon on the desktop and the taskbar. You can also set a specific key combination on the keyboard to switch between languages. The adopted combinations of the two: left-Ctrl/Shift", press the or the left Alt/Shift. Choose the one that suits you best.
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In addition to establishing languages directly on the computer, you can use special software automatic language detection feature. Then there is no need all the time to switch the language used. You simply dial the desired text using the letters on the keyboard. The program recognizes what language text is entered.

Advice 3: How to add the language to the computer

By default, computers for English-speaking users have two language – Russian and English. If you need business or private correspondence in another language (French, German, etc.) the user can add the computer to the desired language.
How to add the language to the computer
Instruction
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Adding a language via the language bar. It is located on the right panel of your desktop and appears in the form of a square with two letters denoting the current (used in) language. Click the right button of the cursor and click in the menu item "Options".
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This will open the Language and text services. In the "General" tab next to the list of already installed languages click the "Add"button.
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From the list of available languages, select the desired. Click the "plus sign" next to the language, configure the keyboard settings. Check the box next to the type of layout in which you want to enter text.
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Click "Show". The layout you have chosen will be displayed in a new window. If you are satisfied, close the preview, click "OK".
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Make sure that the new language appeared in the list. Click "OK" to save the settings.
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Switch the keyboard combination "Shift-Alt" or "Shift-Ctrl". Make sure that the new language is connected.
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These settings can be changed through "control Panel". Open it via the start menu", then select "settings" and "control Panel".
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Find the component "regional and Language options". Open the tab "keyboards and Languages" click "Change keyboards".
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Next will be the same menu that was described in the first embodiment are added. Change language settings according to your needs.

Advice 4: How to change language in Windows 7

The input language by default, Windows is selected by the user when installing the operating system or is activated automatically when you select a country of operation of the personal computer.
How to change language in Windows 7
Instruction
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To change input language while typing in a window, document or a program, press the key combination "Alt + Shift" on the keyboard. When you changed the settings, switch the language on the computer might be set to "Ctrl + Shift".
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To change the keyboard mapping you can also, clicking on the language icon (usually "EN" or "EN")to the far right of the Windows taskbar and selecting the required input language.
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If the language input is not in the default languages list, you must add it. To do this, click "start" and in the line "search programs and files" box, type the text of the query "language".
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In the list of search results in the "control Panel", click once with the left mouse button on the line "Change keyboards or other input methods". Opens the preferences window "regional and Language options" to activate the tab "keyboards and Languages".
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Click "Change keyboards..." once with the left mouse button. Opens the settings dialog "Languages and services of text input". Activate the "General" tab, which shows the language setting the default input and use on a personal computer languages.
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In the "Installed services" click "Add..." in the appeared list, select one or more input languages that you want to add. To do this, select the checkboxes next to the desired languages, click on the row with their name once with the left mouse button, and then click OK.
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In the "input Language" default language select constant from the list available.
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To change the shortcuts used to change the writing language, activate the tab "keyboard" and "shortcut keys for input languages", select the line "Switch input language" and press button "Change key sequence...". In the dialog box, select the desired combination to change the input language and keyboard layout and click "OK".
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To activate use of hot keys enable individual input language from the list used click once with the left mouse button on the line "Include NNN" (where NNN is the name of the input language from the list of installed) and click "Change key sequence...".
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In the dialog that appears check the box next to "Use shortcut keys", select the desired key from the submitted lists, and then click "OK".
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