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Apply regional and language settings to reserved accounts during silent autounattend.xml

Q: Apply regional and language settings to reserved accounts during silent autounattend.xml

I have created an automatted installation for Windows 7 via AIK and I am setting the UserLocale, UILangauge and Inputlocale for specific regions. I then saw this aritcle furthest below (see: "Apply regional and language settings to reserved accounts") and was
wondering if there are other autounattend.xml paramters that also need to be set to ensure these "reservered accounts" are set for the proper regions.
Please note: I want to keep the base language for Windows and the SQL Collation set to en-US, just the default users regional settings (UserLocale?), UI (UILanguage?) and keyboard (InputLocale?) settings need to be country specific.
In my Autounatted.xml file I have all the Locale settings set for en-US in the 1 windowsPE section. I believe these only apply for the actual installation process and not the final Windows deployed image. Is that correct?
I believe I need to set the locale setting in either the 4 specialized or 7 oodesystem pass to affect the installed system.
So to achieve, my desired resule, OS & SQL using a base en_US language and the default User, UI, and keyboard langauge being country specific, I would set the Microsoft-Windows-Internationas-Core_neutral settings as follows:
InputLocale to the specific country such as da-DK (Denmark)
SystemLocale is set to en_US
UILangauge is set to da-DK
Userlocale woud also be set to da_DK
Can anyone confirm how these locale setting work and if I am interpreting/setting them correctly?

"Apply regional and language settings to reserved accounts"
When you choose regional and language settings for your computer, such as your default input language or keyboard layout, you can apply those settings to special accounts in Windows called reserved accounts. Reserved accounts include the
default user account and the system accounts. These accounts are described below.
Open Regional and Language Options by clicking the Start button , clicking Control Panel, clicking Clock, Language, and Region, and then clicking Regional and Language Options.

Click the Administrative tab, and then click Copy to reserved accounts. If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.

Do one of the following:
To copy the current settings to the default user account, select the Default user account (new users) check box. The default account is used as a template for creating new user accounts. This setting allows administrators to set the default format, keyboard
layout, and display language for new users. Any user account created on the computer after the settings have been copied to the default user account has these settings applied to it. Existing user accounts are not affected.

To copy the current settings to the system accounts, select the System accounts (local system, local service, and network service) check box. The system accounts are special accounts used by Windows‌ services. This setting allows administrators to specify
a display language and keyboard layout for the Welcome screen. It also sets the display language for users who have not specified a display language.


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A: Apply regional and language settings to reserved accounts during silent autounattend.xml

Hi Jim,

as you mentioned above it works, for more details reefer the below link


Thanks ,
Narayana Mandali

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I need to know if the Windows 7 Regional settings has any affect on Office 2010 language settings. If so, how?


A:Windows 7 Regional Settings and Office 2010 Language Settings

Welcome to Windows Seven Forums, Heather.

Have a look here: Change the default language for Office programs - Outlook - Office.com

And here: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/wo...010354783.aspx

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Hi guys, Need some help here.
I tried to change my Language for non-Unicode programs to Chinese (Taiwan), but it keeps popping out a dialog saying ''Setup was unable to install the chosen locale, please contact your system Administrator.' And I am the admisnistrator. What is going on? Why i cant change it? Can anyone help? Thx in advance.

A:Regional and Language Settings.

Welcome to TechSpot

Check here for some info on this:


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Whenever I open up a .txt document and try to hit the key that adds this piece of text, " \ ", it gets replaced with a weird japanese type symbol. In the past, I know I fooled around with my Regional and Lagnuage settings, so I think it has to do something with that. Can someone help me?

A:I need help with my Regional and Language Settings!

In the regional and language options is english set for both standards and formats, then click the language tab make sure the default imput is english and the keyboard is set to english.

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This is the error message I get:

An exception occurred whilst trying to run C:\WINDOWS system32shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL

This occurred after reformatting my computer and updating service packs, drivers etc.

Any ideas as I've been scouring forums for the answer and followed all the advice given................?

A:Cannot access Regional & Language settings

Welcome- have you gone to the steps on this site?

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I have some issues with the encoding of Hebrew subtitles in most software.
(Probably the ANSI script)

Meanwhile i got an alternative: In VLC, i picked MacHebrew, and it worked. but not all software allows you to pick the encoding script.
I tried unsuccessfully to pick Hebrew in 'Language for non-Unicode programs'.

I've also got all hebrew scripts checked:
10005 (MAC – Hebrew)
1255 (ANSI Hebrew)
20424 (IBM EBCDIC – Hebrew)
28598 (ISO 8859-8 Hebrew: Visual Ordering)
38598 (ISO 8859-8 Hebrew: Logical Ordering)
862 (OEM – Hebrew)
Is there any way to restore original language encoding scripts?

Is there a way to uncheck this box?


A:Windows XP Regional and Language Settings

Any ideas?

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Hello. I really hope someone can help me with this, as I am starting to learn Japanese and would really like to have East Asian language support.

I am fully aware of how to go about installing the East Asian language pack, but for some reason, my Control Panel doesn't have the "Regional and Language Settings." I'm using Win XP, Professional Edition, SP2.

My father uses the exact same XP version/SP as me and it shows up perfectly fine on his computer. I'll attach a screenshot of what my control panel looks like for good measure.

Anyone have any idea why this isn't showing up, or even better, how I can get it to appear? Thanks.

A:Regional and Language Settings not appearing. Help?

Download and install Tweak UI:


Open Tweak UI > Control Panel > make sure intl.cpl - Regional Settings is checkmarked

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I have XP home edition and I am having a hard time finding Regional/language settings.

I was following a Microsoft help article about ctfmon.exe and it said to access it through START>CONTROL PANEL>TIME,DATE,LANGUAGE,REGIONAL SETTINGS.

Only thing I see is DATE/TIME no regional settings.

I am so embarrased..
What am I missing ?

A:Solved: Can't find regional/language settings

Start > Run intl.cpl

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Hello All,
Please understand the scenario.

"We are developing a web based software that is used in FleetServices to process some driver and vehicle files, that contains activities (like driving, rest etc.). So the problem is that when i got a (driver/vehicle) file in German language and i try to transfer it to server, it fails if my regional setting is set to Greek Language. But i am able to transfer (driver/vehicle) file if my OS's Regional setting is other than Greek."

So my question is that why German language is not supported by operating system only if my regional setting is Greek (it is working fine if regional setting is other than Greek).

Is there a bug in Windows XP or Visual Studio 8 or we are doing something wrong.

If there German language is not supported by Greek OS then please refer my some url where such information is available which clearly speaks that this scenario is not at all supported. If it is supported then please tell me how to support it.

I would be very-very thankful to you.

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I changed language on my Window XP from English to Chinese under the Advanced tab. After I rebooted the machine, My Computer, Window Explorer, and Control Panel fail to start up when I click on it. Other programs on my Window works fine.

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my friend add new language as part of competition we have in our collage for how can make big customize on windows and she tell me that doing this is so hard !!! dose any one know how ??? in windows 7

A:how to add new language to format in regional and language options

im installing kuwo music box but it come out in different language.. need some help with this

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For example I have a folder in my desktop with pictures, videos, documents, music, etc. I organized it by grouping by type, somewhere between large & extra large thumbnails, and a few other things. I want these settings applied to all other folders. I went to folder options and applied it to other folders. Nothing changed. My other folders, including my picture folder is still the same way it was. How do I apply to ALL folders?

Also 2nd question - I know you can zoom in on thumbnails by hitting ctrl + mouse scroll wheel, but is there a way you can do it with a keyboard and not the mouse?

A:How do you apply a folder's view settings and apply it to ALL others

Hello mobbdeep, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Here's part of it for you.

Q1) Folder View - Set a Default for All Folders

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I am stuck in South Korea for the time being and though I would love to reinstall this XP machine with Ubuntu, for now I am stuck with XP.

As such, I have a bamboo tablet. Great fun.

Issue:: I would love for the bamboo settings to be in English. Tech support claims I just have to change the regional settings in XP and it will automatically detect the settings upon reinstall and it will be in English. SO far, I am not getting this to work. Doesn't help that I can't read the menus. I know Computers pretty well, but with this KOREAN XP I have to guess what button to press.

Could someone create a "tips and tricks" post dealing with this issue?

A:Regional Mess -- Language

The following is a quote from Microsoft.Changing the Regional and Language OptionsYou can use the Regional and Language Options tool in Control Panel to customize the way Windows handles dates, times, currency values, and numbers.To open the Regional and Language Options tool:1. Click Start, and then click Control Panel.2. Click Date, Time, Language, and Regional Options, and then click Regional and Language Options.3. To change one or more of the individual settings, click Customize.NOTE: The location selection that you make includes default display options for the way dates, times, and numbers are displayed.Hope this helps.

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I work for an insurance company in the IT side over here in New Zealand.

A piece of software we write in-house is updated online, it checks the date format before it downloads, and if it detects the American format of Month/Day/Year it will throw an error (error is ours and known)

This is fine; however on checking the settings, the following 3 areas are set to the correct options.

Formats Tab = English - New Zealand
Location Tab = New Zealand
Default Location = New Zealand (button on bottom of location tab)

Now to fix this, we have to ask them to change all 3 above options to English - United States or any other country, apply the changes, and then reset the above 3 options back to English - New Zealand etc.

Its very strange, we cannot find why after months of digging around in code etc and presume its Windows, where its set to a location but its not 100% implemented.

Another thing I noticed, was when installing Win7 on a machine here, even when setting all 3 to English New Zealand etc during install, it still occurs with this error.

Just wondering if anyone knows of this error?

We are thinking about building our app so that if it detects the US time format it will read it correctly, and if it?s English - US it will just pretend its NZ to stop the time wastage of helpdesk time.


p.s no we don?t live with sheep and no NZ is not like lord of the rings everywhere

A:Regional & Language Options bug?

Hello NZKFC, welcome to the Seven Forums.

The only other setting that comes in to my mind is locale for non-unicode. No harm done if you try.


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After last login I found that some keyboard typing return different characters
typing 'i' return '5'
typing 'J' return '1'
typing 'k' return '2'
typing 'l' return '3'
typing 'm' return '0'
typing 'o' return '6'
typing 'p' return '*'
typing 'w' return '4'

When I logi as another user everythng is Ok

Wjats is the problem??


A:Language and regional setting

It sounds like you are using a laptop (always best to explain the computer type, it makes help easier)

The problems you describe simply indicate that "Numlock" is acive for the keyboard, where those keys are dula use as a number pad.

Without knowing the hardware the best I can suggest it that you use the Fn key plus F5 or whatever the assigned key is to toggle the Numlock function.

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I recently moved from vista back down to ye olde favourite "XP".
I am studying in Japanese at the moment and I havent had trouble with the regional and language options before but since I installed XP its been giving me a lot of trouble.

What I plan to have working is:
The ability to type in Japanese (Hiragana, Katakana..etc)
The ability to see and read Japanese

What I can do after installing the East Asian Languages (Not to mention browsing the internets for help)
..: The ability to see and read Japanese.

The thing that gets me is I always get errors when installing but I still can read the japanese just not type it. (I just tried to uninstall it and re'install it and no errors harrah)

So what I'm suppose to do is install the East Asian Languages... Then Go into Languages Tab under regional and languages in control panel. Click "Details" and it will go into a part called "Something Input languages". By Language input they basicly mean the ability to write in a different language.
So I click "add" I stroll down... no Japanese... no where..no how! so I'm stuck. I search the internet for answers... comes up with the thing I do and it doesnt make sense.!!!
Sorry its long and maybe not 100% understandable..ha..ha sorry abou tthat! But if you can help me it would be great ...

So I've installed service pack 2 XP and just tried to install japanese from it and it doesnt come up with the ability to write.. thats the... Read more

A:Regional and Language Options :'(

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I've been trying to run some Japanese-made programs in Windows, and to do that it's necessary to switch my regional language options over to Japanese. I switched everything over and restarted my computer. The Eastern languages should already be installed. Everything seemed fine, but as soon as I try to use a program, the language switches back to English.

Please help if you can.

A:Regional Language Options Help


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Hi there.

I plan to take a Japanese class in the fall, and I'm trying to install the East Asian Language files in Windows XP.

I know exactly where to find it and the steps I follow once I get there. My problem is, the option won't open.

I go to Control Panel, I double click Regional and Language Options. Nothing happens. I click it once, and use the right mouse button menu to select open. Nothing. I make a shortcut to it on my desktop and try that. Nothing. I restart and try again. Nothing. I googled everything I can think of, and I'm not finding anyone else with this problem.

It's like the menu doesn't exist, and only the icon remains. I really don't want to have to reinstall Windows. Anyone know what I can do?

A:Opening Regional and Language Options

Are you logged on as the Administrator of this machine?
You have to be.

Are you in a Domain?
There might be Group Policies in effect to keep you from making any changes in these options. Discuss with the Network Administrator.

If you are the Administrator on a stand-alone workstation, or in a Workgroup (not Domain) setting, your issue is discussed in this MS KB article: http://support.microsoft.com/default...b;en-us;309433

To fix:

Highlight the following line and hit Ctrl+c (a Copy text command)

reg delete "hku\.DEFAULT\Control Panel\Desktop\MUILanguagePending" /v

Next: click Start button, Run, and type: cmd

Ctrl+ v (a Paste command)

Hit the enter key. Approve the deletion if asked.


Reboot and test.


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I'm newbie in Script. I want some script that will change my system regional setting & language setting..
Is it possible to write any script that will change the same. If yes please help...


A:Script for Regional Language Setting!

When I added Japanese support to my machine (I'm a anime fan), it presented me with a handy little task icon to swap back and forth between it and my normal English. Such a script honestly never occurred to me. Even if you wrote it, I'm pretty sure you'd have to disable uac for it to function.

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I need to reset my Regional Language setting to default, . .

I see that this can be done by clicking advanced tab in the Regional and Language options

and checking the bottom box; Default user accounts, . . .

however this also says;

You choose to apply settings to the default user profile.

These changes will affect the logon screen and all user accounts.
Some system services may require you to restart your computer
before the changes will take effect.

Please tell me what effects will occur, . . I think I need to do this because on certain occasions I am inadvertently activating something that causes some language abnormalities to occur, when typing English, etc.

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I came througy google and I just spent 3-4 hours to solve it myself but I couldn't figure out.

If anyone can help will be very appreciated.
My am experiencing a code problem with my texts. I know it is why there is nothing appears on regioanl and language settings marked with red.

so that my text files appears like this.

There should appear ENGLISH, but I don't know how to fix that.
thanks in advance.

A:regional and language setting error

try this from MS

don't know much on this issue but it could be the MUI
pop in XP CD and run MUISETUP.EXE

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Into ...
> Control Panel
> Regional and Language Options ... set to English ( UK) ... location is UK
> click on TAB: Languages ... there is a [DETAILS] button inside 'Text Services and Input Languages' area.

When I click on [DETAILS] button I get the following message ...'Incompatible Keyboard Driver Detected . This dialog has been disabled' so I cannot perform an ADD. What's also interesting is that I have no 'language bar' either.

If I want to get back the 'language bar' as well as set up my keyboard as UK and not US eg , [shift +3] reads '#' and not '' then I need to get past this problem.

I don't really want to reinstall XP as my original XP disk is SP1 and my PC is already updated to SP2 , any other pointers much appreciated.

A:Setup Regional and Language options in XP

Ok, so I have to ask...what K/B driver is installed? Do you have a special type of KB, or one with lots of additional buttons?


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Basically, my problem is that I cannot open the Regional and Language Options in the Control Panel. I double click it and nothing happens. I have searched and searched but none of the solutions have worked. If anyone could help me fix this, it would be much apperciated. I personally think there is a problem with the registry. Also, I am a bit tech savvy so you guys can go ahead and lay it all down.


EDIT: Yes, intl.cpl exists.

A:regional and language options support

Can anyone offer any help or advice?

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My friend is Korean (you'll see why I'm saying that in a second) and his entire computer is in Korean, and this is making it so that he can't install games like Warcraft 3: The Frozen Throne. He needs to change it on Windows XP to English. Any help?

A:Windows XP, regional and language...(RESOLVED)

Is this what you need?

Set up Windows XP for multiple languages

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Does anyone know where in the registry I can go to unhide this tab? I need to change the date settings but the tab is hidden for all users except for the administrator (me). The systems are locked down to the nth degree.
We are using XP sp2.

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I tried to install Farsi from Regional Language Option but bcuz i didn't have XP CD, it gave me error,so I cancel it, I find my XP-CD and try to install it again but it was gone... I restart my pc, but still there is no Farsi in setup.
I upload a pic to show you exactly what i mean
what should i do??????


A:Missing Farsi in Regional Language Option

plz help me guys...

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My keyboard is set to the US setting and I am from the UK so I want to change this but when I go into the control panel and double click on the regional and language options the sand timer comes up for around two seconds then it turns back to the normal pointer and nothing else happens and the window has not opened. Although this may not seem a big problem it is extremely annoying to have to use a US keyboard setting with a UK keyboard and several keys are reversed such as the @ and " keys which is extremely confusing if anyone can help please do.

A:Solved: Can't open Regional and Language Options

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Short description:
Keyboard Repeat Rate & Location in "Regional and Language Options" keep getting reset everytime I start my computer up.

Long description:
I have been using Kaspersky Antivirus up until now and I update it quite often, but then I moved and didn't have the chance to update its virus list for around 2 weeks and accidentally got infected with the "gxvxc" virus. I tried to remove it manually like this:
S0. (System restore was automatically disabled by the virus)
S1. Booted into safe mode
S2. Used Unhackme (an anti-rootkit removal tool) to terminate the virus.
S3. Scanned (still in safe mode) for every possible malware using MalwareBytes Anti-Malware, and removed them.
S4. Delete traces of the virus: the fake Recycler, the virus's copies in system32, autorun.inf, in the Registry, startup.
S5. Uninstalled and reinstalled Kaspersky, because the virus somehow succeeded in preventing Kaspersky from running, Kaspersky was still able to start, but could not do a thing, let alone killing the virus. Updated virus list. Did a full scan.
S6. Booted into normal mode, ran Unhackme, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and Kaspersky again, nothing found. Ran Windows Update (btw, I'm using XP SP2). Everything seemed to be OK.

P1. Keyboard repeat rate gets reset everytime my computer starts up. It's a nuisance having to scroll it back again to max speed.
P2. I can't change the Location and Standard in Regional and Language Options, it res... Read more

A:Keyboard Repeat Rate & Regional and Language Options

Download and run Spybot Search & Destroy (www.safer-networking.org), and CCleaner from my sig. Run Spybot S&D and immunize after. Run the registry scanner with CCleaner using at least 3 passes (you can change it in the Options tab)
You could also try HijackThis but you may not understand how to use it.

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Ok I have two problems here which I think are unrelated but you could help me with either or even both I would be very happy. My keyboard is set to the US setting and I am from the UK so I want to change this but when I go into the control panel and double click on the regional and language options the sand timer comes up for around two seconds then it turns back to the normal pointer and nothing else happens and the window has not opened. Although this may not seem a big problem it is extremely annoying to have to use a US keyboard setting with a UK keyboard.
My other problem is that when I try to install the Security Update for Microsoft .NET Framework, Version 2.0 (KB917283) the update process runs for a while and it eventually says that the installation has failed. All other updates are being installed successfully but this one continues to fail no matter how many times I try to install it and restart the computer etc.
If anyone can help me with either of these problems I would be very happy.​Thankyou

A:Solved: Can't open Regional and Language Options and problem installing update.

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Does anyone know whether Excel 2010's ruler units are in any way affected by/set by Window 7's Regional and Language, Measurement Settings?

A:Office7 Regional & Language\Measurement Setting & Excel2010 Ruler unit

Hi Heather

Your answer is likely to be in here:
Change the default date, time, number or measurement format - Support - Office.com

I just noticed that the link above does not include Windows 7 - sorry!

Perhaps this will help:
Change the display of dates, times, currency, and measurements

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Even though control panel says regionalisation is UK doing a date in CMD shows that something else is going on. It returns a US date.

When i run the date command it returns :

The current date is: Wed 03/19/2010

But in regional settings it is set to :



A:dos vs. OS regional settings

First: Dos =! CMD
Date in CMD is not dependent on reg settings.

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I need to change regional settings to dd/mm/yyfrom d/mm/yy.I have English Australian as Language, when I change them in Regional setting I get a error (one or more characters you typed in this field are invalid.Try typing different characters)dose not respond to any the dates I check in Can you help.Regards Rob

A:Regional settings

Well. . . What's the difference between dd/mm/yy and d/mm/yy? Mistype maybe . .?

Anyways, how did you change the regional settings?

Try this way. .

Start > Run >Type intl.cpl > Regional Options Tab.

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When I check "Install files for complex script and right-to-left languages" nothing happens.
I check the checkbox mentioned above in Windows Regional Settings in the Languages tab. I press ok or apply. I have the Windows CD inserted. I check Install files... and click Apply. The checkbox gets unchecked and no files are installed. It is supposed to install certain files but actually nothing happens. Any help? I have liscenced Windows XP Professional.

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Please help. Bit of a strange one.

I run a 16bit program which requires me to have my Windows set to English (United Kingdom) in order to run.

At present it is set to English (US). However when I try to change it, it appears as though it has changed, but when I go back into Regional Settings, it has automatically changed back to English (US).

Does anybody know of another option I havn't tried or is there another setting else where on the PC, causing the issue?

Please help

A:XP Regional Settings

I could be wrong but there are two settings when changing lanuage, one on the regional tab and one on the advanced tab then set Apply, then OK.

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I am running Windows xp,and when I download and burn DVD"S they are in PAL format.
How can I change to NTSC format?
I read somewhere that I should go to Windows Regional Options Control Panel to make this change,but have had problems getting there.

A:Regional Settings For DVD's

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Hi guys

Been a while since i posted here. Hope everyone is well
(i would say that though because i am about to ask for help )

I have a conundrum with regional settings and i was wondering if any of you are able to help me.

I want to change the currency symbol for the default language. This i can do. The problem is, i want it to stick so when i change to another format for a day and then change back it doesnt revert back to the default currency.

An example is if i change the English (UK) currency to (*) and apply it and then change to English (USA) and then back to English (UK) the currency will go back to being

I did find this ...


but that only wonks on Vista and server 2008 and i need to do this on an XP machine and a server 2003 machine.

Anyone know of a way to do that?
Thanks in advance

A:Regional settings

no one?

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Another quick problem if anyone knows.
I have a PC that is set to English (Ireland) in all sections of regional settings. And still the @ is swopped with the inverted comma. This is driving me mad.
Is this a bug?

Running Windows XP, no network attached, logging in locally.

A:Regional Settings

I wouldn't be surprised to see inverted special characters if the Regional Settings were set to an "Asian" or non-English locale. Could it be a bug? Possibly, but don't quote me on that...

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When I check "Install files for complex script and right-to-left languages" under Windows Regional Settings in the Languages tab nothing happens. I press ok or apply. It is supposed to install certain files but actually the checkbox gets unchecked and no files are installed. Any help? I have liscenced Windows XP Professional. I have the Windows CD inserted.

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Today I changed the regional settings for my keyboard from English into Icelandic on my computer. This is something that I have done on other computers before and never any problems, I can switch between the languages with alt+shift depending on if I am using English or Icelandic.

There was a power failure and when I started up the computer I could not log in with ctrl+alt+del. I have a wireless keyboard and I made sure to change batteries to exclude that batteries were the problems. The connection was not bad either since my wireless mouse works fine.

I next restarted the computer and pressed F2 and went into the computer setup and there the keyboard worked perfectly so there is clearly some problem with the keyboard and windows.

I connected another keyboard to the computer and with exactly the same results, no way to logging in.

The only thing that I can imagine to have caused this is the language change in the regional settings but I don't know why or how that may have caused this.

PLEASE, can anyone help me with this.

With thanks,

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First I had Accuweather as my weather gadget (3rd party), but I kept having my sidebar go up to 500+ megs which is not normal at all... So I uninstalled it, thinking it might be a memory leak due to a badly designed gadget. I thought I would try the MSN gadget supplied w/Vista.

My OS language is English, but I am localized in Switzerland (regional settings). The MSN gadget tells me "Service not available in your language or region". I can go to the MSN weather site and get the same info... there's nothing secret or restricted about it...

If I switch my localization to USA, the gadget suddenly works. If I switch it back, it stops working again...

How stupid is that?


Never mind, I found a bunch of articles relating to the problem. Still stupid, though. Guess I'll try the patch. So, is this a deliberate action on the part of MS, or is it just a three year "oversight"?

A:MSN Weather gadget - regional settings...

Well that didn't work, maybe the patch I found isn't correct, it not only wouldn't run the weather, but the currency exchange gadgets stopped working too... --ch

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I noticed sometime last week that my time in the system tray had changed to Military (Nautical) time. I wondered at the time what could have caused it, but didn't have much time to think about it. Last night I finally looked into the regional settings and fixed it. Today I went into QuickBooks, and noticed that the date was in European format. I'm not sure what could have caused this, but it seems really strange. I am posting my HJT log, can someone look at it and see if I have something strange in my system.

Thank you

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 05:52, on 10/05/06
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\Downloaded Program Files\Webex\319\atnthost.exe
C:\Acer\Empowering Technology\admServ.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Downloaded Program Files\Webex\319\RAAGTAPP.EXE
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Please help! I am American, speaking only English. My Regioanl settings, in addition to the buttons in the Close Programs Window, displays in Swedish. Also, when I have an error (for example, a Kernl32.dll error) THAT screen is completely in Swedish. I ran multiple spyware programs (adware, spybot, xoftspy, and spysubtract), virus programs (ZoneAlarms, pandasoft, f-secure, and tds-3), and registry fix programs (registry mechanic and registryfix) to no avail. I went into Control Panel -> Regional Settings and the settings say "Engelska (amerikansk)". Any suggestions? I saw the assisstance someone else received from this site, someone having a similar problem with Office 2000. I am running Windows 98SE 4.10.2222 A.


A:Control Panel - Regional Settings

Just to clear up a point, you say you went into Regional Settings where it says 'Engelska (amerikansk)'.

Did you attempt to change that setting to 'English (United States)'--or whatever--from the pulldown menu in the Regional Settings window?

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I need to find the reg key for regional settings. I found the keyboard (HKEY_CURRENT_USER\ keyboard layout\ preload) entry but cannot find the key for 'regional settings - standards and formats'. Any info or direction would be great.... thanks!!

A:[Resolved] Registry Key For Regional Settings

The key is HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\International. At the Locale value, you see a number, which represents the ID for that user's locale. To view a complete lists of all available locale IDs, see Intl.inf at %SystemRoot%\Inf.

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Hello all,

I have created an administrator account with a setup (apps & settings) that I would like to use as the default for all local standard users - is this possible?

Thank you in advance and I look forward to receiving your advice and guidance.

A:Apply Administrator Setup to All Local Accounts?

Hi lmparchitects,

The supported way is to:
Use sysprep to generalize the OSCapture the imageUse the captured image instead of the default install.wim and the answer file with the CopyProfile parameter that copies the administrator profile to the default user account during the installation.

Copying profiles to the default profile after the installation is not supported since Windows 7. See this: Configuring Default User Settings

If you want to transfer files and settings after the installation, create a profile and use Easy Transfer.

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I'm looking for a solution to prevent my AD users from changing the regional and language settings.
But my boss doesn't want it to be done by a Policy script, is there any other possibility like registry settings or whatever??


A:how to prevent users from changing regional settings

Your boss doesn't want you using group policies in AD?
why not? Your issue is exactly what GPOs are for

are the users administrators on their pcs?

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