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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. How can I modify the language after installation of WinDisp (4.0),

Windisp 5.1 is currently available in English only.

The WinDisp 4 Setup allows the user to choose the operation language when installing the software. However, it is also possible to modify the language settings after installation. Following the installation of WinDisp 4.0 open the Windisp.ini file on your computer (the file should be in the WinDisp directory) and modify the line Language=... as follows:


under the [Windisp] section, according to the language you want.

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No liability can be accepted by the FAO GIEWS or supporting institutions for any impacts resulting from the application of methods described at, or in manuals made available at this site. The WinDisp software is in the public domain and FAO, nor any other of the participating organisations above, takes any responsibility for impacts resulting from the use of the software, or for any problems encountered while using the software.

Data made available at this site were obtained from official and unofficial sources and are used for instructional purposes only as part of the documentation being supplied with the software. The designations employed and the presentation of the material and maps in this document do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.