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How to set locale?

After a clean Ubuntu Server install, I get the following error when running 'perl'. perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: warning: Please check that your locale settings: LANGUAGE = (unset)...
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locale: Reset lost settings [duplicate]

Due to some strange reason, I've lost some of my locale settings. I've managed to restore most of them using sudo dpkg-reconfigure locales: perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: warning: Please ...
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Some menus are in Chinese/Japanese!

Yesterday I shutdown my computer and today when I powered it on and logged in to 12.04, certain strings are in Japanese/Chinese (I don't know how to differentiate between the two). The strings are: ...
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When I've set LC_ALL=C (for English output on the command line) how can I return to my original locale (nl_NL)?

I've seen useful posts on LC_ALL=C and resolving problems with locale settings, but those look a bit too complicated to me. In a session started with LC_ALL=C bash I've tried the obvious LC_ALL=nl_NL,...
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How can I change the en_AU locale to 12 hour format?

I've noticed that the en_AU locale is defaulting to 24 hour time, it should be 12 hour as this is most commonly used in Australia. How can this be adjusted?
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Setting LANG for SublimeText from Unity

I am trying to run SublimeText with the package control addon and each time I open it using the Unity launcher I receive this error. So far I have tried following the instructions provided by Ubuntu ...
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Gparted Partition editor not working

I had Windows and installed Ubuntu 12.10 alongside Windows. I want to allocate suitable disk space to Ubuntu. I installed the Gparted Parition Editor from the Software Center. My problem is: It ...
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16.04 LTS date format in browser and apps

Sorry if I'm asking a stale question, found no solution so far. Date is displayed as mm/dd/yyyy with 12 hour time in browser input type="date" fields and in Libre Calc as well. I need to set it to dd/...
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Some texts appear as “Label empty”

I've got a problem with some of the texts not appearing in Ubuntu 11.04. I use the Spanish translation of Ubuntu and reinstalling the packages didn't solve the problem. You will find some screenshots ...
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Can't switch back to German

I switched my Ubuntu with gnome-language-selector to English. Now I can't go back to German. Everything is in English but the console outputs. Everything in settings an conf files seems to be ok: ...