What does Language or Locale Affect?

Developer Checklists

Summarized Checklist

Detailed Checklist

Priorities for Localization (in order of priority; 1 = most important)

  1. Enable for local character sets.
  2. Enable for IME (Far East only).
  3. Translate documentation and packaging.
  4. Localize menus and dialog boxes.
  5. Translate Help files.
  6. Add support for locale-specific hardware.
  7. Add custom features for each locale.