LanguagePreferences.DefaultEditingLanguage property

Gets or sets default editing language.

The default value is EnglishUS.

public EditingLanguage DefaultEditingLanguage { get; set; }


Shows how set a default language when loading a document.

LoadOptions loadOptions = new LoadOptions();
loadOptions.LanguagePreferences.DefaultEditingLanguage = EditingLanguage.Russian;

Document doc = new Document(MyDir + "No default editing language.docx", loadOptions);

int localeId = doc.Styles.DefaultFont.LocaleId;
Console.WriteLine(localeId == (int)EditingLanguage.Russian
    ? "The document either has no any language set in defaults or it was set to Russian originally."
    : "The document default language was set to another than Russian language originally, so it is not overridden.");

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