Languages and impact on Project Plan 365 calendars

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1. Open in Project Plan 365 an mpp file created in Microsoft Project with language pack applied

If you are using Microsoft Project with a language pack and you create an mpp file, this may impact the calendar used in the project, according to the language pack that you applied. The options concerning the calendar refer to working hours of the standard calendar and working days of the standard calendar. Additionally, changing on your PC from Control Panel regional settings such as the format, may affect how your dates are displayed and the default currency that is used in the project.

In case you want to use Microsoft Office in other language than English and you installed a language accessory pack, when creating and saving an mpp file with Microsoft Project certain changes regarding the calendar used in the project might take place. Therefore, the below table shows what calendar settings will be displayed when opening this file in Project Plan 365:

Language
Region
Working hours of the standard calendar
Working days of the standard calendar
Default currency
Spanish
Spanish (Spain)
9 AM - 1 PM; 3 PM  - 7 PM
Monday to Friday
EUR
Portuguese (Brazil)
Portuguese (Brazil)
9 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 6 PM
Monday to Friday
BRL
Portuguese (Portugal)
Portuguese (Portugal)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
EUR
Romanian
Romanian (Romania)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
RON
German
German (Germany)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
EUR
Italian
Italian (Italy)
9 AM - 1 PM; 2 PM  - 6 PM
Monday to Friday
EUR
Russian
Russian (Russia)
9 AM - 1 PM; 2 PM  - 6 PM
Monday to Friday
RUB
French
French (France)
9 AM - 12 PM; 2 PM  - 6 PM
Monday to Friday
EUR
Hungarian
Hungarian (Hungary)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
HUF
Chinese (Simplified)
Chinese (Simplified, China)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
CNY
Chinese (Traditional)
Chinese (Traditional, Taiwan)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
TWD
Japanese
Japanese (Japan)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
JPY
Arabic
Arabic (United Arab Emirates)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Thursday, Saturday and  Sunday;
Friday is a non-working day
AED
Czech
Czech (Czech Republic)
9 AM - 1 PM; 2 PM  - 6 PM
Monday to Friday
CZK
Danish
Danish (Denmark)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
DKK
Dutch
Dutch (Netherlands)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
EUR
Finnish
Finnish (Finland)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
EUR
Greek
Greek (Greece)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
EUR
Hebrew
Hebrew (Israel)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Thursday and Sunday;  Friday and Saturday are non-working  days
ILS
Korean
Korean (Korea)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
KRW
Polish
Polish (Poland)
9 AM - 1 PM; 2 PM  - 6 PM
Monday to Friday
PLN
Serbian (Latin, Serbia)
Serbian (Latin, Serbia)
9 AM - 1 PM; 2 PM  - 6 PM
Monday to Friday
RSD
Slovak
Slovak (Slovakia)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
EUR
Slovenian
Slovenian (Slovenia)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
EUR
Swedish
Swedish (Sweden)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
SEK
Turkish
Turkish (Turkey)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
TRY
Ukrainian
Ukrainian (Ukraine)
9 AM - 1 PM; 2 PM  - 6 PM
Monday to Friday
UAH
Thai
Thai (Thailand)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM;
the current year (2017) is shown
as 2560, since the Buddhist
calendar is used
Monday to Friday
THB

2. Mpp file created and saved in Project Plan 365 using other language than English

By default, Project Plan 365 uses the English language for displaying the information, and the default calendar used in the project is the US standard calendar. This calendar reflects a traditional work schedule: Monday through Friday, from 8 AM to 12 PM, with an hour off for break, and then from 1 PM  to 5 PM. Saturday and Sunday are non-working days. 

In the below table, we display for the languages supported in Project Plan 365, what calendar settings are applied in the project, when using Project Plan 365 in other language than English. When creating and saving an mpp file with Project Plan 365 in a non-english language, the following calendar information will be displayed in Microsoft Project when opening this file:

Language
Region
Working hours of the standard calendar
Working days of the standard calendar
Chinese
Chinese  (Simplified, China)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
Czech
Czech (Czech Republic)
9 AM - 1 PM; 2 PM  - 6 PM
Monday to Friday
Dutch
Dutch (Netherlands)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
French
French (France)
9 AM - 12 PM; 2 PM  - 6 PM
Monday to Friday
German
German (Germany)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
Italian
Italian (Italy)
9 AM - 1 PM; 2 PM  - 6 PM
Monday to Friday
Japanese
Japanese (Japan)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
Romanian
Romanian (Romania)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday
Russian
Russian (Russia)
9 AM - 1 PM; 2 PM  - 6 PM
Monday to Friday
Spanish
Spanish (Spain)
9 AM - 1 PM; 3 PM  - 7 PM
Monday to Friday
Swedish
Swedish (Sweden)
8 AM - 12 PM; 1 PM  - 5 PM
Monday to Friday