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Default Adding language to osx - 08-11-2009, 09:24 AM

A friend bought a dell mini 9 in Japan (because he lives in Japan). Osx was already installed but to save space, the seller had only japanese installed.

Is there a way to "add" a language to osx without having to reinstall everything?

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Default 08-11-2009, 08:03 PM

According to the Apple website, you need to do a custom install and select the language you want to install.

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Default 08-12-2009, 06:52 AM

You should be able to access the Optional Installs folder of the Mac OS X Install DVD and there will be a package in there. Open it, and you will hopefully have the option to install other languages that are included on the disc.

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Default 08-13-2009, 02:47 AM

Thank you I forwarded your answer to my friend.
I hope it works

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