changing the language in an HP18C
#1

Dear All,
to my surprise (it's the first I ever have) I have discovered that
not only the documentation could be localized
but the calculator itself ...
In other words, I have received today an HP18C from a German guy,
the manual is in german (that I knew) but also the menus on the calc are in german ...
Is there any way to have them in english ????

thx for help, Alberto

#2

Hi;

the HP19B (and the 17BII+ and newer HP17BII units) allows changing the language through the [MODES] menu, [INTL] softmenu. I am not sure about the HP18C, but it´s worth trying...

Hope this helps.

Cheers.

#3

ciao Luiz,
thank you very much for your reply, how do I access the "mode " menu ? I only see keys for the financial, caluclator, sum, time, solve and math menu ...

I can't believe the language setting is hardcoded in the machine .....

take care Alberto

#4

Hello Alberto,

The language is hardcoded in the HP-18C.

Sorry.

Etienne



Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  HP Prime Tip: Changing the Color of a Function Eddie W. Shore 3 567 10-02-2013, 04:08 PM
Last Post: Jim Horn
  About changing or deleting content after replies were made Raymond Del Tondo 1 399 08-26-2013, 05:01 PM
Last Post: Massimo Gnerucci (Italy)
  HP 75 Assembly Language Michael Fehlhammer 7 829 10-01-2012, 08:32 AM
Last Post: Michael Fehlhammer
  Survey: Best programming language for next-gen HP? Oliver Unter Ecker 32 2,685 06-06-2012, 03:22 PM
Last Post: David Hayden
  Changing radix mark on a 32E Matt Agajanian 8 884 04-07-2012, 04:59 PM
Last Post: Walter B
  HP-17B Language selection disappeared. Kees van der Sanden 10 1,037 02-13-2012, 10:51 PM
Last Post: bill platt
  [WP 34s] Changing the overlay Jeroen Van Nieuwenhove 0 242 01-18-2012, 04:51 PM
Last Post: Jeroen Van Nieuwenhove
  Calculator natural language user interface Donald Williams 12 1,125 01-07-2012, 09:45 AM
Last Post: Vince (Italy)
  Changing battery in 42S Keith Beyer 17 1,350 11-06-2011, 05:48 PM
Last Post: Lyuka
  Changing the ROM of a HP-35s? Lode 10 927 07-03-2011, 02:50 AM
Last Post: Walter B

Forum Jump: