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I am trying to change the language setting on my explorer page. I go to tools and intertnet option and under the general tab I click on the language button and pick the language that I want the web pages to be displayed with but nothing happens....what am I doing wrong?.  Thanks
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Setting language preferences in a browser  http://www.w3.org/International/questions/qa-lang-priorities

you need to go to a freanch web page to see freach.  the language change will help with forms or data you write.
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I have it set to type my word documents and ect. in the language that I want but it won't let me makt the changes. I looked at the link that you sent but have done most all of that.....?
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make the changes to the web pages
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how do I make the change on the web page?....Thanks
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I think we are talking apples and oranges.
Do you want to change language for word documents or all Application??

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have made the changes fot the word documents and ect. but I am trying to make the changes to the way the web page in explorer....(the Language that it is displayed in )....thanks
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if the page is was written in En it will stay in En.. if the page is made in Fr it will stay i FR.
if the page is made in Fr it will stay i FR but the langauge you type in will change to the langauge you set...
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a name and address field will be in Fr.  
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where do I or how do I make this change?
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you are saying the nake and address is fr. for french and ect.?
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yes!
In a form
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Thanks...what do you mean in a form?
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If your language is set to Fr,  it will write the Fr accent you need, but you still need to know how to spell in Fr.
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