National Language Support (NLS)

Windows Mobile 6.5
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Windows Mobile supports the National Language Support (NLS) feature. NLS supports the different locale–specific needs of users around the world. NLS includes support for locale–specific keyboards and fonts. NLS also enables applications to set the locale for the user and to retrieve and display strings representing times, dates, and other information formatted correctly for the specified language and location.

National Language Support (NLS) Application Development

Provides instructions on how to program with Unicode and NLS.

National Language Support (NLS) Reference

Includes reference material for NLS programming elements.

National Language Support (NLS) Registry Settings

Describes the registry settings that determine the default LCID, OEM code page, and ASCII code page for the system.

International Application Development

Provides information on how to program and design a global application.

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