How to install a MUI language CAB file in Windows 10

First, make sure that you have the correct language pack matching your OS (32-bit or 64-bit). Installing the CAB MUI language packs requires few steps.

Follow these simple instructions to install the CAB files:

  1. Press Win + R keys together on the keyboard to bring up the Run dialog.
  2. Type the following in the Run box:
    lpksetup.exe

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    Press Enter.

  3. The “Install or Uninstall display languages” wizard will appear on the screen.
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    Click the Install display languages button.
  4. In the next page of the wizard, click Browse and pick the *.cab file of the MUI language you downloaded.browse for language CAB Windows 10
  5. Click the Next button:
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    Wait till it is installed. This can take a considerable amount of time and disk space.
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    A System Restore point will also be created first.
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  6. To switch to the installed language pack for your user account, you have to open the following Control panel applet:
    Control Panel\Clock, Language, and Region\Language
  7. Click here “Add a language and add the language you installed:
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  8. Click the Options link on the right side of the just installed language.Windows 10 language options link
    There, you will find the ability to activate it as the main display language.
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    Log out and log in again for the language to change.

That’s it. Now you know how to deal with downloaded *.cab files for MUI language packages.