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Normally, Mozilla refers to another preference to determine which locale to use. This preference can have it read the locale information from the OS instead.

Possible values and their effects


At startup, read and use the OS’s locale.


Ignore the OS’s locale and use the value set in general.useragent.locale. (Default)

First checked in

2002-03-30 by Tao Cheng

Has an effect in

  • Mozilla Suite (all versions since 0.9.9)
  • Mozilla Firefox (all versions)
  • SeaMonkey (all versions)

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