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Changing Your Mac’s Language

You might have thought that you would need to buy a special version of Mac OS X if you want your Mac’s interface to use a language other than English. Actually, Mac OS X ships with the capability to display menus, dialog boxes, and other interface elements in a couple dozen languages, including those with non-Roman alphabets.


circle-1 Choose Apple menu, System Preferences.

circle-2 Click the Language & Text button to see your choices.

circle-3 Click the Language button.

circle-4 Click and drag your preferred language to the top of the pick list.

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