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To answer your question, I don't think suchs statistic exists. And if it exists, chances are the number will be quite irrelevant, since you're talking about exceptions (and I'm one of those exceptions, as we are at it). Besides, what about those users that have mixed language software? For example, some in english, some in Spanish, how would the statistics ...


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Consider the reasons why some people set their phone to a certain language. For example, I'm a native Dutch speaker from Belgium, and I configured my phone to English because Dutch translations are usually quite poor. In addition, English is very useful for support, because the vast majority of support tutorials are written in English, using English ...


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If you don't find any guidelines (which I didn't) and the labels you need are widely used, you can take big sites as Google, Facebook, Twitter, Youtube as an example, just search for the Spanish version of this sites, they have neutral Spanish translations. I'm a native Spanish speaker so I can tell you some of the most used: User: Usuario / Nombre de ...


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This is difficult to answer because a lot rests on context. Depending on your app or page and the familiarity of the user with the task, a label like "Type" may be either blindingly obvious or as clear as mud. This is where user testing is so helpful. As a general rule I try to keep all labels short as this improves the clarity of the UI. Further explanation ...



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