getting the selected language

Damien Girard dam-pro.girard at
Thu Jul 29 14:58:18 EDT 2010

It works on Win7 Scott.

But my code works also for Win NT 4.0, Win 95-98 and Linux :D (did not tried
your on Win98, seriously who still use it ?? lol)



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Envoyé : jeudi 29 juillet 2010 20:39
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Objet : Re: getting the selected language

Recently, jim sims wrote:

> To get the selected language in OS X it seems that the following works
> put replaceText(shell("defaults read NSGlobalDomain
> AppleLanguages"),"(\s|\(|\))","") into theLanguagesList
> How does one get the same information on a Windows machine?

Jim, you can try the "language specs" stack on my site that retrieves
language info for Mac/Win systems:


I haven't tested on Win7, but assuming Win7 is a lot like Vista it should


Scott Rossi
Creative Director
Tactile Media, UX Design

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