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Setting Locale on Mac Platforms

Mac OS X 10.9

To set the user locale:

  1. Select System Preferences ->Language & Region

  2. Select an item from the Region menu

To set the UI language, either drag an existing item to the top of the Preferred languages list, or select the + button to add a language.

Mac OS X 10.7

To set the user locale:

  1. Select System Preferences ->Language & Text

  2. Open Formats tab

  3. Select an item from the Region pop-up menu

To set the UI language:

  1. Select System Preferences ->Language & Text

  2. Open Language tab

  3. Drag an item to the top of the Languages list

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