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Finding the default national language

by Richard Russell, March 2014

You can discover the national language for which your PC is configured by default as follows:

        SYS "GetSystemDefaultLCID" TO lcid%
        PRINT ~lcid%

The hexadecimal code displayed can be related to the language according to this table at MSDN. Here are some of the more common values:

0406
Danish
0407
German (Germany)
0409
English (United States)
040A
Spanish (Spain, traditional)
040C
French (France)
0410
Italian (Italy)
0413
Dutch (Netherlands)
041D
Swedish
0809
English (United Kingdom)
0816
Portuguese (Portugal)
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finding_20the_20default_20national_20language.txt · Last modified: 2018/04/15 10:22 by richardrussell