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How to Install HP Software in Different Language than the OS in Windows XP

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Introduction

This document provides information about how to install the HP Software (i.e. software downloaded from the HP web or from the CD) in a different language than the operating system.

Steps to install a different language than the OS

NOTE:These steps show how to install the HP Software in French on an English XP Operating System, but the procedure will be the same for any other languages.
  1. Click Start and then, Control Panel .
  2. Double click on the Regional & Language options icon.
  3. Select the Regional Options tab.
  4. Click on the Customized tab and choose the French (France) language option from the drop-down list.
  5. Click on the Apply tab and then, click on the OK tab.
  6. The current default language will appear on the computer Taskbar .
  7. Right click on the icon. and then, click on the Settings option.
  8. Select the Settings tab in the Text Services and Input Languages window.
  9. Change the Default input language field to French (France) language option from the drop-down list.
  10. Click on the Apply tab and then, click on the OK tab.
  11. Restart the computer.
  12. Insert the HP CD Software and install the applications.
  13. The HP Installer and the HP applications will be installed in French.