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Multi language support question
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Dec 15, 1999, 04:53 PM
 
can anyone tell me how to access the multiple language features in OS 9? As I understand, multi language support is built-in to OS 9 (you had to buy lang kits for 8.6 and before). I have even located the multi language install on the OS 9 disk, but am unsure how to enable it. how can I swith between english and another language? I would like my mac to display allo text in korean. I have seen a G4 with japanese (kanji) but am unable to reproduce it on my G4. Any suggestions?
     
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Dec 15, 1999, 09:43 PM
 
Enable languages you want in Keyboard control panel then switch them when you need to.
     
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Dec 20, 1999, 02:42 PM
 
Not quite... the Language Kits (what 9 includes) do NOT localize the computer. They just allow text in those languages to entered into programs that are made to do that (i.e. Finder, WordPerfect 3.x), and allow already-localized programs to display text properly. They do not localize anything.

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Jan 2, 2000, 11:52 PM
 
you mean u want the OS to be Korean-based?
like the names of applications all Korean and Mac OS messages to be Korean....?
     
   
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