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Removing languages
You cannot remove a language if it is set as the default. To remove the default language, first select another language as the default. For more information, see Changing the default language or context.
1 Click Tools > Manage Languages and Contexts or press Alt+T, M, or click the Manage Languages and Contexts toolbar button This graphic is described in the surrounding text..
2 On the Languages tab, click a language, and then click Remove.
The language is removed from the list of available languages in the .mdd file. Removing a language from the .mdd file permanently deletes all content for that language.
See also
Adding and removing languages