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==Language==


Languages - Chooses the language of the user interface.


Character set - Choose which character set is used for displaying text in the user interface.
= Language =
<gallery mode="packed" widths="700px" heights="394px">
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== Language ==
{|
|- valign="top"
| width=120px | {{nowrap|'''Settings level:'''}}
| Basic
|- valign="top"
| '''Description:'''
| Select the Language for the user interface. The default is English.<br>
This setting is for the Kodi interface and has no effect on subtitles or audio streams.<br />
The language selected here will automatically change the Unit Formats listed in the next section. <br>
'''See: [[Language support]]'''
|}
 
 
== Character set ==
{|
|- valign="top"
| width=120px | {{nowrap|'''Settings level:'''}}
| Standard
|- valign="top"
| '''Description:'''
| Choose which character set is used for displaying text in the user interface. This setting may change automatically when the previous ''Language'' setting is changed.<br>
This does not change the character set used for subtitles. To change subtitle character set, go to '''''[[Settings/Player/Language#Subtitles|Settings > Player > Language]]'''''<br>
'''See: [[List_of_supported_charsets|Supported Character Sets]]'''
|}
 
 
== Keyboard layouts ==
{|
|- valign="top"
| width=120px | {{nowrap|'''Settings level:'''}}
| Basic
|- valign="top"
| '''Description:'''
| Select virtual keyboard layouts used for the On Screen Keyboard<br>
'''See: [[Basic_controls#On_Screen_Keyboard|On Screen Keyboards]]'''
|}
 
 
= Unit Formats =
<gallery mode="packed" widths="700px" heights="394px">
Settings-Interface-Regional-02.jpg
</gallery>
 
Selecting a ''Language'' in the previous section will also adjust the following settings. Each setting can be individually overridden.
 
 
 
== Region default format ==
{|
|- valign="top"
| width=120px | {{nowrap|'''Settings level:'''}}
| Basic
|- valign="top"
| '''Description:'''
| Selects the formats for temperature, time and date. The available options depend upon the selected language.
|}
 
 
== Short date format ==
{|
|- valign="top"
| width=120px | {{nowrap|'''Settings level:'''}}
| Advanced
|- valign="top"
| '''Description:'''
| Choose which short date format is used for displaying the date in the user interface.
|}
 
 
== Long date format ==
{|
|- valign="top"
| width=120px | {{nowrap|'''Settings level:'''}}
| Advanced
|- valign="top"
| '''Description:'''
| Choose which long date format is used for displaying the date in the user interface.
|}
 
 
== Time format ==
{|
|- valign="top"
| width=120px | {{nowrap|'''Settings level:'''}}
| Advanced
|- valign="top"
| '''Description:'''
| Choose which time format is used for displaying the time in the user interface.
|}
 
 
== Use 12/24-hour format ==
{|
|- valign="top"
| width=120px | {{nowrap|'''Settings level:'''}}
| Advanced
|- valign="top"
| '''Description:'''
| Choose whether to use 12 or 24-hour format for displaying the time in the user interface.
|}
 
 
== Temperature unit ==
{|
|- valign="top"
| width=120px | {{nowrap|'''Settings level:'''}}
| Advanced
|- valign="top"
| '''Description:'''
| Choose which temperature unit is used for displaying temperatures in the user interface.
|}
 


Keyboard layouts -
== Speed unit ==
{|
|- valign="top"
| width=120px | {{nowrap|'''Settings level:'''}}
| Advanced
|- valign="top"
| '''Description:'''
| Choose which speed unit is used for displaying speeds in the user interface.
|}


==Unit formats==


Region default format


Short date format
= References =
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Long date format


Time format


Use 12h/24h format


Temperature unit
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Speed unit
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Latest revision as of 00:23, 18 March 2021

Home icon grey.png   ▶ Settings ▶ Interface ▶ Regional



1 Language


1.1 Language

Settings level: Basic
Description: Select the Language for the user interface. The default is English.

This setting is for the Kodi interface and has no effect on subtitles or audio streams.
The language selected here will automatically change the Unit Formats listed in the next section.
See: Language support


1.2 Character set

Settings level: Standard
Description: Choose which character set is used for displaying text in the user interface. This setting may change automatically when the previous Language setting is changed.

This does not change the character set used for subtitles. To change subtitle character set, go to Settings > Player > Language
See: Supported Character Sets


1.3 Keyboard layouts

Settings level: Basic
Description: Select virtual keyboard layouts used for the On Screen Keyboard

See: On Screen Keyboards


2 Unit Formats

Selecting a Language in the previous section will also adjust the following settings. Each setting can be individually overridden.


2.1 Region default format

Settings level: Basic
Description: Selects the formats for temperature, time and date. The available options depend upon the selected language.


2.2 Short date format

Settings level: Advanced
Description: Choose which short date format is used for displaying the date in the user interface.


2.3 Long date format

Settings level: Advanced
Description: Choose which long date format is used for displaying the date in the user interface.


2.4 Time format

Settings level: Advanced
Description: Choose which time format is used for displaying the time in the user interface.


2.5 Use 12/24-hour format

Settings level: Advanced
Description: Choose whether to use 12 or 24-hour format for displaying the time in the user interface.


2.6 Temperature unit

Settings level: Advanced
Description: Choose which temperature unit is used for displaying temperatures in the user interface.


2.7 Speed unit

Settings level: Advanced
Description: Choose which speed unit is used for displaying speeds in the user interface.


3 References



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