Microsoft Language Portal Blog

News and updates for Microsoft users, customers and developers to efficiently localize software and services.

January, 2011

  • Windows 7 now in Amharic!

    Windows 7 in Amharic -  the national language of Ethiopia – is now available for download . This “ Language Interface Pack ” version of Amharic Windows 7 must be installed on a system that runs an English client version of Windows 7. It is available...
  • Windows 7 now in Bangla!

    Windows 7 in Bangla - the official language of Bangladesh - is now available for download . In addition to Windows 7, a localized version of Windows Vista is also available. Bangla is sometimes referred to as Bengali, but is usually referred to as Bangla...
  • Windows 7 Māori Language Interface Pack is live!

    Windows 7 in Māori is now available for download . Māori is the second official language of New Zealand (the other being English). Fun Facts about Māori: In addition to being a great movie, Whale Rider portrays Māori culture and society. If you haven...