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[Solved] uGet Portable 2.2.1 - can't select italian language

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[Solved] uGet Portable 2.2.1 - can't select italian language

Hi,
I have installed uGet Portable:
1. Then I haver browsed inside setting for change language: nothing
2. I have edited the file 'uGetPortableSetting.ini' and I have added a new line after 'LastDirectory=\PortableApps\uGetPortable'
the content of this new line is:
Language=it
3. new language (italian) is NOT set.

Note that all language files are inside folder: 'C:\PortableApps\uGetPortable\App\uGet\share\locale'

Any idea?

John T. Haller
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Environment Variable

It looks like uGet provides no end user UI to set the language. So, it should go based on the OS language by default. Setting something manually in the uGetPortableSetting.ini will only do something if I specifically write custom code to do something in which case it will be mentioned on the app page and/or docs. I didn't, so it isn't.

If you want it in something besides your OS language, you'll need to edit the uGetPortable.ini launcher file within App\AppInfo\Launcher and add an [Environment] section just after the [Launch] section. Then you'll need to add whatever variable and language code similar to Language=it below that. I found no documentation detailing what language code uGet uses.

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Environment Variable

Here are the instructions inserted in the file 'uGetPortable.ini'

[Environment]
Language=it

It works very well.
Thank You very much John.

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Glad to hear. I'll add in some language switching to the settings in the next release.

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