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Old 02-07-2013, 23:09
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is it possbile to change locale of resource dll without having access to its source?

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I want to change the locale of a resource dll (vc++) to Arabic but the problem is the target application is not compatible with non-latin charactercode and it will render the text like following picture :
http://i.stack.imgur.com/2Onxo.jpg
one way to solve the issue is to change the locale of the windows but I don't like this approach as my ultimate plan is not requiring any OS modification.
So my question is : is there any way to change the locale of DLL or an application without accessing/modifying source code so its going to accept non-latin languages?
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Old 02-08-2013, 01:45
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Easiest way is to use a translation program like Sizulizer. Does everything for you almost.

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Old 02-09-2013, 05:07
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Try to edit only the resources with Resource Hacker.
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