How to display MS Word Track Changes in language other than English?
Thread poster: PT Translati (X)

PT Translati (X)
United States
Local time: 21:52
Japanese to English
Dec 28, 2010

Is it possible to display the MS Word track changes in a foreign language (without changing my entire computer's language settings)?

What I mean is that I want the track changes bubble to display, "削除" instead of "deleted".

Using English version of WIN XP, MS word 2003 (traveling on my back-up so it's all I have, but don't think it matters here). Using global IME input for Japanese like all my computers. I really don't want to have to change my entire computer's language settings for this. I'm hoping there's a setting in Word that allows this. I already looked in tools>options>track changes, nothing there. I searched all over and can't seem to find an answer.

Perhaps someone here has experience. Thank you in advance!








[Edited at 2010-12-28 03:07 GMT]


 

Germaine  Identity Verified
Canada
Local time: 00:52
English to French
+ ...
Unfortunately... Dec 28, 2010

Display will be that of your MS-Word version. I setup my computer in Vista English and installed Office in English. I then installed a French-Canadian keyboard. Whether I work in French or in English, the Track Changes is always in English.

BUT, good news, if your open the document on a French version of Word, Track Changes will be in French. And that's what I get on my other computer, all installed with French versions of most my software.


 

PT Translati (X)
United States
Local time: 21:52
Japanese to English
TOPIC STARTER
That is good news! Dec 28, 2010

Germaine wrote:
BUT, good news, if your open the document on a French version of Word, Track Changes will be in French. And that's what I get on my other computer, all installed with French versions of most my software.


Ahh...that is good news! Problem solved thenicon_smile.gif

Thanks so much for your fast response!


 

Vikas Chaturvedi
Local time: 10:22
Urdu to English
+ ...
Thanks... Dec 29, 2010

Yes.. Indeed

Good news..


 


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