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In Gmail, when you receive an email with an attachment having a filename with Unicode characters, there's an option to select the language to be zipped for. For example:


This defaults to English and I wasn't able to find any way to change the default setting, so every time I have to select manually my language. This is quite inconvenient when you always receive attachments from a specific non-English language. Even by changing in the Settings the "Gmail display language" to the desired one, still keeps English as the default for zipping the attachments.

Is there by any chance any way to select a different default language?

UPDATE 20131123:

They rolled out an update of Gmail a week ago, which made the issue even worse. The option of selecting the language has totally disappeared and I didn't found anything related in the Settings. So now the only way to have the files properly named, is to download them one-by-one! Am I missing something?! This is how it looks now:

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It could be related to your browser’s default preferred language. –  Alex Nov 1 '13 at 4:52
It's not! I tried in Chrome but still in English. –  psxls Nov 1 '13 at 10:44
I'm pretty sure it works off of your IP. Try using proxy or VPN to browse from a IP associated with that language. –  Web Dev Apr 12 at 5:30

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