Microsoft Dynamics CRM V3 is available in 22 languages, namely English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese (Brazilian), Portuguese (Portugal), Czech, Hungarian, Russian, Finnish, Norwegian (Bokmål), Swedish, Polish, Greek, Turkish, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Hebrew and Arabic*.
Having said that, time and again questions have been asked from support team, field people and implementation teams around what language environments can the above-mentioned language versions of Microsoft Dynamics CRM V3 can be installed and what language configurations can be supported.
Before one can install Microsoft Dynamics CRM V3, one must check the language versions of the following for the server install
- SQL Server
- Exchange Server
- And Windows Components like MDAC 8.0, MSXML 4.0 Service Pack 2, and Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1
Similarly, for the Client piece, one must also check the language versions of
- Microsoft Office
- And SQL Server 2000 Desktop Engine with Service Pack 4
A White Paper has been published clarifying the supported language configurations for Microsoft Dynamics CRM V3 and all the Server and Client pieces.
You can find and download the White Paper from http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=befd4c00-d3fe-411f-9c3d-2ab1f53811f2&DisplayLang=en
* Yet to be released.