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Windows 7 Locale Settings and Values

Finding the various identifiers and values can be frustrating and difficult. Here is what i could find in regards to the language packs, and various user/system locale settings.

Input Locales (Keyboard)

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd744319(WS.10).aspx

Language Pack and codes (en-us) (User/System Locale Values)

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd744369(WS.10).aspx

Language Pack Default Values (User Locale/System Locale Values, Time Zone Names)

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd799301(WS.10).aspx

TimeZone Index

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms912391(WinEmbedded.11).aspx

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc749073(WS.10).aspx

Here is some info on XP/Server 2003 vs Vista/Windows 7 Locales:

http://blogs.msdn.com/michkap/archive/2009/09/15/9894707.aspx

National Language Support (NLS) API Reference

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/goglobal/bb896001.aspx

Hope this helps!

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