Office 2010 now available in Māori

The Office 2010 Language Interface Pack for Maori is now available for free download. A Language Interface Pack allows you to change the user interface in the following Office 2010 applications: Excel, OneNote, InfoPath, Outlook, PowerPoint and Word. The pack includes a spell checker and is available for both 32-bit and 64-bit systems. SOME FACTS…

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Windows 7 Māori Language Interface Pack is live!

Windows 7 in Maori is now available for download. Maori is the second official language of New Zealand (the other being English). Fun Facts about Maori: In addition to being a great movie, Whale Rider portrays Maori culture and society. If you haven’t read the book, or viewed the movie it is highly recommended. Like…

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Windows 7 now available in five South African languages

The Windows localization team keeps churning out new language versions of Windows 7. Six new languages – five of them from South Africa – became available this past week: Afrikaans Setswana Sesotho sa Leboa isiZulu isiXhosa Sinhala Languages coming up for Windows 7 in the near future: Language Country Amharic Ethiopia Armenian Armenia Bengali (Bangladesh)…

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Video: Translating Microsoft products into Māori

Check this new video from the Microsoft Local Language Program about translating products into Maori. It has some great insights from students at a Maori language school in Hamilton, New Zealand, and from Te Taka Keegan, PhD, senior lecturer at University of Waikato. They explain why it makes a difference to localize Windows and Office…

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