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Get phone language setting

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Tested with
Devices(s): E90
Platform(s): S60 3rd,3rd FP1,3rd Fp2
Platform Security
Capabilities: )
Keywords: keywords=User::Language()
Created: lming (01 Nov 2008)
Last edited: hamishwillee (24 Jun 2011)


This snippet demonstrates how to retrieve current phone language setting. This snippet can be self-signed

Source file

//necessary library
LIBRARY euser.lib
//necessary header file
#include <e32std.h>
TLanguage currentLanguage;
currentLanguage = User::Language();
switch ( currentLanguage )
case ELangEnglish:
//UK English is current language
case ELangFinnish:
//finnish is current language
//other languages
//check TLanguage to see all language code.


phone language is retrieved.

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