Change the default language setting

You can change your default settings in Microsoft Office to have them match the default settings of a different language.

  1. In Microsoft Windows XP, on the Windows Start menu, point to All Programs, point to Microsoft Office, point to Microsoft Office Tools, and then click Microsoft Office 2003 Language Settings.

In Windows 2000, on the Windows Start menu, point to Programs, point to Microsoft Office, point to Microsoft Office Tools, and then click Microsoft Office 2003 Language Settings

  1. Click the Enabled Languages tab.
  2. In the Choose the language that defines default behavior in Microsoft Office applications box, select the language you want, and then click OK.
  3. A message appears describing the effects of the change. To continue, click Continue and lose customizations.
 
 
Applies to:
Access 2003, Excel 2003, FrontPage 2003, InfoPath 2003, OneNote 2003, Outlook 2003, PowerPoint 2003, Word 2003