If you routinely create or edit documents and presentations in different languages, a Microsoft Office Language Pack will make it easier and save you time.
Language Packs give you the flexibility to customize Office in the language of your choice. You can switch only proofing tools, such as spell checker, dictionary, and thesaurus, or if you want, switch the entire application, including menus and help content, into the language of your choice.
Office Language Packs connect you to free Office templates in the language of your display. Office templates are easy to install, and enable you to add pre-built designs and business logic to your applications and documents.
Offer a simple and cost-effective solution that provides the power of a fully translated version of Microsoft Office
Allows you to share computers in multilingual homes and workplaces
Lets you create, edit, and proofread documents in into the language of your choice
Enables you to read Help and get training online
Enable Menus/Display, Help, and document-proofing tools for most Microsoft Office 2010 applications, including Word 2010, Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010, Access 2010, Outlook 2010, OneNote 2010, InfoPath 2010, Publisher 2010, Project 2010, SharePoint Workspace 2010, Visio 2010*
Provides flexibiity of switching the entire user experience
Can be installed onto any other language version of the Microsoft Office 2010 suites or programs
Lets you easily switch 2010 Microsoft Office programs to into the language of your choice**
Required Processor 500 MHz processor or greater Required Operating System Windows 7, Vista with SP1, XP (must have SP3) (32-bit), Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003 with SP2 and MSXML 6.0 (32-bit Office only), or later 32- or 64-bit OS Required Memory 256 MB RAM or more Required Hard Disk Space 1.5 GB; a portion of the disk space will be freed after installation if the original download package is removed from the hard drive
Other System Requirements You don't need to replace hardware that is capable of running Office 2007; it will support 2010.
Use of graphics hardware acceleration requires DirectX 9.0c-compatible graphics card with 64 MB or higher video memory. Requirements and product functionality can vary based on the system configuration and operating system.
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*Language Packs are not supported on Word Starter 2010 and Excel Starter 2010. Access 2010 and Project 2010 are not supported in Hindi.
**Display languages for Microsoft Office Tools, such as Clip Organizer, Document Imaging, Document Scanning, and Picture Manager, are localized when Language Packs are enabled. Application localization varies by language. To view which proofing tools are included in each localized version, visit the Office Language Packs website.