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Add an input language in Windows

You can edit documents in multiple languages by changing the language (the input language) in which you type. Input languages are included with Windows, but you need to add them to your list of languages before you can use them. 1. Open Regional and Language Options by clicking the Start button , clicking Control Panel, clicking Clock, Language, and Region, and then clicking Regional and Language Options. 2. Click the Keyboards and Languages tab, and then click Change keyboards. 3. Under Installed services, click Add. 4. Double-click the language you want to add - in this case Spanish (Spain, Traditional Short) -, double-click the text services you want to add, select the text services options you want to add, and then click OK.

Change the language format of text in Word 2003


See http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/word-help/change-the-language-format-of-textHP005258559.aspx

Microsoft Word 2007: Changing the Spell Check Language


See http://grok.lsu.edu/article.aspx?articleid=7856

Microsoft Word 2010


To change the language of a document to check the spelling, do the following: 1. Place your cursor in the file where you want to start typing text in a different language or, if you have already typed the text, select the text. 2. On the Review tab, in the Language group, click Set Proofing Language. 3. In the Language dialog box, select the language that you want. 4. Start typing. Notes To type characters, such as the umlaut in German (), the tilde in Spanish (), the cedilla in Turkish (), or even a symbol, such as a check mark, you need to add an input language (1 st point)