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How do I modify the user interface language in SQL Server Management Studio?

For instance, if I installed in English, but wish to view in Japanese (to name but one possible example).

I am running this environment in a non-[English-as-a-first-language] environment, and would prefer all my windows to read in my natural language. (my particular natural language isn't really important is it?)

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It's not quite clear what the question is. Could you ask it in other words? –  dezso Nov 9 '12 at 22:29
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This might help: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/petersad/archive/2010/02/04/install-sql-server-2008-r2-on-a-multilingual-user-interface-mui-system.aspx

You can also reinstall it using a different language version of SQL Server

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You will need to change your regional settings within Windows. Once you set your region and language preference your UI should be updated.

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