Re: Vista RTM MUI
Where can one find a definitive list of available MUI packs for Vista
Ultimate? In particular, I am looking for the Estonian MUI. Support info
on Microsoft sites is nonspecific on what languages are supported and when.
I really do not like the way language packs may or may not mysteriously
appear on Windows update.
"Sayuri Wijaya [MSFT]" wrote:
> Yes, Vista Ultimate allows you to change your display language in English
> and in other languages like tamil/telugu for your family members on the same
> machine. I can't remember the entire list of language packs that we'll
> release for Vista. Assuming that we are releasing tamil & telugu, you can do
> the above.
> Sayuri Wijaya | Program Manager @ MUI | Ask me about installing additional
> languages on your Vista
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> "K.S.Sathish" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> > Sauri Vijaya,
> > can you plz tell me about this in details, for eg, i can have English and
> > other user may be my family can have local languages like tamil/telugu
> > etc?
> > Thankx
> > K.S.Sathish Pillai
> > "Sayuri Wijaya [MSFT]" <Sayuri Wijaya [MSFT]@discussions.microsoft.com>
> > wrote in message
> > news:A582AEB9-6D88-4A75-B321-DA2BD42321CD@microsoft.com...
> >> All Vista SKUs have full MUI capabilities but you can only install
> >> additional
> >> MUI language packs on Vista Enterprise and Ultimate SKUs only. You can
> >> install LIP on all Vista SKUs though. By full MUI capabilities, I mean
> >> will
> >> load the right language resources in your application.
> >> With Vista Enterprise and Ultimate, you can install as many MUI language
> >> packs or LIP as you want (within your hardware's capabilities). You won't
> >> need additional license to install the additional languages.
> >> In Vista, the codes are stored in separate files from the localizable
> >> resources. Installing additional languages will add additional
> >> localizable
> >> resources in the different languages to your system. To read more about
> >> MUI,
> >> see http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/en...tl/mui_MUI.asp
> >> There will be localized Vista available in about 32 languages.
> >> Thanks,
> >> Sayuri
> >> Sayuri Wijaya | Program Manager @ MUI | Ask me about installing
> >> additional
> >> languages on your Vista
> >> This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no
> >> rights.
> >> "Zaki" wrote:
> >>> Vista Enterprise and Ultimate is supposed to have full MUI capabilities.
> >>> Furthermore, it is said to have a per-user display language capability,
> >>> however I cannot find any solid information on this topic, so I'd be
> >>> really
> >>> glad if someone here could explain me how adding new display languages
> >>> really
> >>> work and where I could find information about the supported locales.
> >>> What does for example installing a new display language mean in
> >>> licensing
> >>> terms? Do I need to own two licenses to be able to have two different
> >>> d.ls?
> >>> Is this an Ultimate-only feature, or does that only apply to the ability
> >>> to
> >>> create custom setup images with different languages preloaded. Will
> >>> localized
> >>> Vista installers still come out or how will languages later be added to
> >>> the
> >>> installer?
> >>> Thanks for the help in advance.