How to Change Display Language in Windows® 7
Get to know more about ways to change display language in Windows 7
Windows 7 is installed with a default display language. It is the language that is used by Windows to display the wizards, menus, dialog boxes, Help and Support topics, and other objects in the user interface. Some of the display languages are installed by default. Other languages are needed to get installed by using additional language files. As you change the display language, it gets changed only for your user account only. The display language in the welcome screen does not get changed. If you need to set the regional language as the default language in your computer and as the keyboard layout, you need to apply these settings to special accounts known as reserved account. The default account comprise of the default user account and the system account.
Here are the details regarding the need, benefits of the language change in Windows 7 and the tips to change the language:
- Benefits of changing the display language
- How to change display language
- Apply regional language as display language
Benefits of changing the display language
There are many benefits for changing display language in the computer. By doing this the user could get the language he prefers as the display. You could also set the welcome screen in the language you prefer. Thus the user could work with the computer in an easy manner.
How to change display language
For changing the display language you need to go through a series of steps or instructions. You need to open Regional and Language Options from Control Panel. For this, click on start button and then open control panel. After that you need to click Clock, then Language and Region, and after that clicking Regional and Language Options. In the next step you need to click the Keyboards and Languages tab. Under the Display language, choose the required Language from the list, and after that click OK.
From the 'Regional and Language Options' window, you need to click on Administrative tab. Then click on Copy to reserved accounts button under 'Reserved accounts' section. In the “Regional and Language Settings” dialog box, verify to select System accounts consists of ‘local system, local service, and network service’ check box. You need to select the Default user account check box. The default account is considered as a template for making new user accounts. This setting permits the administrators to set the default format, keyboard layout, and display language for new users. Any user account that is made on the system after the settings have been copied to the default user account has these settings applied to it. The existing user accounts do not get affected. This setting permits the administrators to identify a display language and keyboard layout for the Welcome screen. It also arranges the display language for users who have not specified a display language. Then click OK to affect the change.
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