Microsoft Language Portal Blog

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

July, 2011

  • Office 2010 now available in Amharic (አማርኛ)

    You can now download the released version of Microsoft Office 2010 in Amharic (አማርኛ) - the national language of Ethiopia. This “ Language Interface Pack ” version of Amharic allows you to change the user interface in the following Office 2010 applications...
  • Office 2010 released for Marathi, Konkani and Gujarati

    Microsoft Office 2010 just became available to another approx. 140 million native speakers with the release of the Language Interface Packs for Marathi (70 million native speakers plus about 20 million second language speakers), Konkani (4 million native...
  • Office 2010 for Nigeria: Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba have released

    Microsoft Office 2010 Language Interface Packs are now available in 3 Nigerian languages, covering over 60 million speakers. You can install them from here: Hausa (Hausa) Office 2010 Language Interface Pack Igbo (Ndi Igbo) Office 2010 Language Interface...
  • Office 2010 now available in Armenian

    The Microsoft Office 2010 Language Interface Pack for Armenian (Հայերեն) is now available for free download . A Language Interface Pack allows you to change the user interface in the following Office 2010 applications: Excel, OneNote, InfoPath, Outlook...
  • Coming soon: Windows Phone 7 in 17 new languages

    At launch last year, Window Phone 7 supported 5 display languages: English (US and UK), French, German, Italian, and Spanish. In the upcoming “Mango” update, 17 more will be added: Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese (simplified and traditional), Czech, Danish...