Windows 8 language packs have not been released to the public officially. On my side, even after installing the 8. Korean is the only one I never got it install successfully. Hi Serge, First of all - thanks for this topic. First of all, thank you for this! Its a fail that windows step back to limiting the languages in her systems. Look for language pack you want to uninstall example for Russian : a. I owned a Chinese tablet with this estrange version.
You may also refer to the link mentioned which discusses about the similar error message and check if it helps: I hope the above suggestion helps. After making some more investigation, it seems that I found the problem. Hi Ching-Wan, I would like to ask a few questions about this issue: 1 What exactly happens when you install the language packs on your computer? I tried the language pack listed above, but since it is intended for Windows 8, it didn't work. If you want to install 32-bit Office instead, please run the 32-bit setup. Click on Add a Language and then select a desired language Example: English and click Open. However after removing ru-ru language from registry and reset, the laptop is not boot up anymore grey screen. Excuse me if this has been asked before, just point me to the appropriate thread.
I can't ShowMessage in cyrillics, but I can display captions if I set them at design-time - not programmatically on run-time though. Where are you guys getting stuck? I'm from Namibia, but in Russia now for studies. Turning system off and on again yields the same result. I tried everything you mentioned and it all seemed to be working great. If returning from a reboot - go into elevated prompt again. Or you can use this post to change the language, which takes a bit of an effort. Important: Antivirus software can help protect your computer against viruses and other security threats.
The Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit is a collection of tools that you can use to customize, assess, and deploy Windows operating systems to new computers. Hello, Something that can help you is that the l is L, I confuse the l whit the capital i, so be careful with it. Advertising revenue is falling fast across the Internet, and independently-run sites like Ghacks are hit hardest by it. Hi Kevin, You're not giving me the brand and model of your laptop, however I can tell you that it would be easy for you to just revert the laptop to factory defaults. Hi Emily, Try the methods and check after each method: Method 1: Restart the computer and then try once. Do you suggest to restore clean from the image and apply your solutions then on Windows 8 version, not 8. I have also given the which have been created using.
Could you please tell me that should i upgrade to Windows 8. Turning off Windows Firewall might make your computer and your network, if you have one more vulnerable to damage from worms or hackers. I had to go back in and download the English language pack, but it worked for me without problems. With your tutorial I could change language to Spanish. Press Windows + X key in the Windows desktop and click Control Panel. I have a new computer purchased in China as I am living and working here and it came with windows 8 but it is in Chinese. You may find language packs distributed online for Windows 8, download one for your language and extract the lp.
I don't speak Spanish, but it all seemed to be going fine. You can visit the below link for more information. Now, I have tried the steps you provided on my win 8. In this guide, we will show you how to download and install Windows 8 language packs: Step 1: Open Control Panel. I am in Mexico and needed a new laptop, and bought one that seemed like a good deal at Office Depot until I realized it was Windows Single Language which I didn't even know existed.
Step 5: If the language pack is available for your language, you will see Download and install language pack link. Release Notes: Important Issues in Windows 8. It is a bit cheating but could work. Big problem for users who want to try the release but do not speak English at all, or those who want to test the release in another language. It says in Japanese where to click to install the download, then it requires you to log in and out or a reboot for the language pack to complete the installation. After finish uninstall it will ask you to restart computer to apply changes, respond Y and after restart you will get a new system language.
I can't connect to Microsoft Windows 8 Update support team directly, because I have manufacturer license for Windows 8. I went ahead and kept going, restarting anyways, and the computer is still in Spanish. You are doing great job while official supports are not answering at all on this kind of questions. This can happen if you are trying to install a language pack for an x86-based computer onto an x64-based computer. Perform these steps to run this tool and check if that helps. Hi jimthenagual, thank you for following up on this problem.