Localizing shell32/shv_item_cmenu.c:ISvItemCm_fnQueryContextMenu

Mike Hearn m.hearn at signal.QinetiQ.com
Fri Aug 27 03:26:48 CDT 2004

> if I right click in the file open dialog, select a file and right click, 
> I get a context menu with English menu items.
> Expected: I'll get a localized menu (e.g. in German).
> Any idea how to get a localized version?

You'd have to internationalize that piece of code. As you already found, 
it'd need to be unicodified :) and then you can use the Win32 string 
loading APIs to get the right strings.

Unfortunately the Win32 i10n APIs are far less convenient than gettext, 
but there are examples dotted around the source. I think kernel/user has 

Feel free to write a patch ...

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