LanguageSettings object (Office)
Returns information about the language settings in a Microsoft Office application.
Use Application.LanguageSettings.LanguageID(MsoAppLanguageID), where MsoAppLanguageID is a constant used to return locale identifier (LCID) information to the specified application.
The following example returns the install language, user interface language, and Help language LCIDs in a message box.
MsgBox "The following locale IDs are registered " & _ "for this application: Install Language - " & _ Application.LanguageSettings.LanguageID(msoLanguageIDInstall) & _ " User Interface Language - " & _ Application.LanguageSettings.LanguageID(msoLanguageIDUI) & _ " Help Language - " & _ Application.LanguageSettings.LanguageID(msoLanguageIDHelp)
Use Application.LanguageSettings.LanguagePreferredForEditing to determine which LCIDs are registered as preferred editing languages for the application, as in the following example.
If Application.LanguageSettings. _ LanguagePreferredForEditing(msoLanguageIDEnglishUS) Then MsgBox "U.S. English is one of the chosen editing languages." End If
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