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  • Question

  • I am looking to find out if it is possible to change the system locale using registry keys only. I have a requirement to specify the keys for exclusion in a PVD rule set.

    Also why if changing from some locales for instance. from Irish to UK there is no restart required. Same for US to Indian.

    Wednesday, March 1, 2017 11:37 PM

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  • Some more information on my issue.

    When the we change from UK to Russia Locale the, after the reboot the locale still says UK

    The registry keys after the reboot are:

    It appears these changes are saved after the reboot however the system locale displays the following:

    Can anybody advise what changes I am missing to ensure the locale is changed after the restart?



    It appears that CHCP reverts back to 850 after the restart. it should show 866 after changing to russian. Where does CHCP get its data from?

    Monday, March 6, 2017 9:53 AM