HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Nls\Locale\Alternate Sorts

Data type Range Default value
REG_SZ (Blank) | 1 There is no default value for this entry.


Represents a sort code.

The entries which appear in the Alternate Sorts subkey are determined by the installed locales. Each entry has the following format:

Sorting ID  REG_SZ  (Blank) | 1

For example,

00010407  REG_SZ  1

This entry indicates that an alternate sort will be used for locale 0407.

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The <sort-code> entry is a variable representing the entries under the Alternate Sorts subkey. It does not actually appear in the registry. This variable entry displays information which is common to the entries in the Alternate Sorts subkey.