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Format cell to show date (completely) in another language [closed]

asked 2013-12-07 16:08:12 +0200

mmasroorali gravatar image

If I go to Format Cells and set the format as shown below, I can get the date (partially) in Bengali.

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But the problem is, the numbers are still in English. See here.

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Is there an way I can get the numbers in Bengali as well?

I tried changing the font to some Bengali font, without avail.

Thanks in advance.

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answered 2013-12-07 19:26:58 +0200

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There exists a setting in Tools > Options > Language Settings > Complex Text Layout, section General Options > Numberals. Hindi or System or Context might work for you, please try.

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It did not work. System or Context keep the numbers unchanged. Hindi produced Arabic (yes, from Arabic language, not Arabic system) numerals.

mmasroorali gravatar imagemmasroorali ( 2013-12-08 01:44:03 +0200 )edit

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