Re: default language on Log In Screen



Torgeir Bakken \(MVP\)
07-10-2005, 12:21 AM
Janiv Ratson wrote:

> Hello,
> I have windows XP OS with support to both English and Hebrew languages.
> The problem is that on the log on(to windows) screen the default language is
> Hebrew(I can see the HE sign on the left bottom corner of the screen), and
> when the user inserts its password, by default it is Hebrew(whilst the
> password is in English).
> How do I set the log-on screen to work by default on the English version?
Hi,

You will need to edit the settings under
HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Keyboard Layout\Preload

Take a look here:

How can I get Windows NT to use my keyboard layout during logon?
http://www.jsiinc.com/SUBA/tip0400/rh0447.htm


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torgeir, Microsoft MVP Scripting and WMI, Porsgrunn Norway
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Janiv Ratson
07-10-2005, 12:28 AM
10x,
It works !
I had to switch the order between 2 languages in the registry (preload).
Thanks.

"Torgeir Bakken (MVP)" <Torgeir.Bakken-spam@hydro.com> wrote in message
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> Janiv Ratson wrote:
>
> > Hello,
> > I have windows XP OS with support to both English and Hebrew languages.
> > The problem is that on the log on(to windows) screen the default
language is
> > Hebrew(I can see the HE sign on the left bottom corner of the screen),
and
> > when the user inserts its password, by default it is Hebrew(whilst the
> > password is in English).
> > How do I set the log-on screen to work by default on the English
version?
> Hi,
>
> You will need to edit the settings under
> HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Keyboard Layout\Preload
>
> Take a look here:
>
> How can I get Windows NT to use my keyboard layout during logon?
> http://www.jsiinc.com/SUBA/tip0400/rh0447.htm
>
>
> --
> torgeir, Microsoft MVP Scripting and WMI, Porsgrunn Norway
> Administration scripting examples and an ONLINE version of
> the 1328 page Scripting Guide:
> http://www.microsoft.com/technet/scriptcenter/default.mspx


Re: default language on Log In Screen