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GetSystemDefaultLangID function

Returns the language identifier for the system locale.

Syntax


LANGID GetSystemDefaultLangID(void);

Parameters

This function has no parameters.

Return value

Returns the language identifier for the system locale. This is the language used when displaying text in programs that do not support Unicode. It is set by the Administrator under Control Panel > Clock, Language, and Region > Change date, time, or number formats > Administrative tab.

For more information on language identifiers, see Language Identifier Constants and Strings.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]

Header

Winnls.h (include Windows.h)

Library

Kernel32.lib

DLL

Kernel32.dll

See also

National Language Support
National Language Support Functions
GetSystemDefaultLCID
GetUserDefaultLangID

 

 

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