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[Solved] Is there a way to change the default language for installer framework?

  • I do not want to use the OS default language for the installer framework. I prefer to start always in English. How can I change this?

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    Unless I'm mistaken, it's described at the bottom of the page here

    Hope it helps

  • @SGaist

    Yes, you are right. Was not really obvious to me.

    Here is an updated version of the config.xml of the online example of installer framework

    <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
        <Name>Online Installer Example</Name>
        <Title>Online Installer Example</Title>
        <Publisher>The Qt Company</Publisher>
        <!-- Directory name is used in component.xml -->
        <StartMenuDir>Qt IFW Examples</StartMenuDir>
        <!-- Change required to have English as startup language e.g. when you have an OS with German as standard language  -->
        <!-- End of change for translation -->

    The installer starts then with all text in English. Tested on Windows 7 64bit with German as local language.