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Locale settings and messages



Characters Incorrectly Displayed on Windows Systems

The user locale and system locale must be the same value on the Microsoft® Windows platform.

Script Compatibility

Plain text files, such as MATLAB scripts or functions, created with one locale setting might not be compatible with a different locale setting.

datenum Might Not Return Correct Value

The results of the datenum function vary depending on the locale.

Limitations to International Character Support

MATLAB does not support non 7-bit ASCII characters in several features.

Unexpected Behavior on macOS Platforms

MATLAB ignores the customized portion of the locale setting on macOS platforms.

X Servers and International Keyboard Layouts

Older X servers might not recognize international keyboard layouts and can produce incorrect characters in Simulink®.

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