Windows Forms: Localization Sample
The Windows Forms Localization sample demonstrates techniques for localizing a Windows Forms application with Visual Basic .NET. The sample contains a variety of controls and localized content (text string, menus, images, and so forth.). When the user selects a language from the combo box, the user interface will update itself using the locale of the language selected.
Note To install and run this sample, you must be a member of your computer's Debugger Users group. If installing this application by means of a remote session, you must be a member of the Administrators group.
To run this sample
- Copy all files to your local hard drive by means of the Copy All Files link.
- Open the .sln file.
- Press F5 to start the application.
- Click the Click Me button.
A greeting is displayed in English.
- In the combo box, choose a different culture.
The text of the application and the greeting displayed are now represented in the selected language.