Is there any way I can display countries name in English.

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  1. Congyuan
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    Nov 2011

    Posted 27 Jan 2015 Link to this post
    Above is your demo page which displays name in different languages. For example if zoom out and move it to other country, the names are all in local language.
    Is there any way I can display all the names in English instead of local language? Thanks.
  2. Answer
    Alexander Popov
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    1445 posts

    Posted 29 Jan 2015 Link to this post

    Hi Congyuan,

    The names are actually embedded in the tile images, which are coming from the tile server. The OpenStreetMap tile server uses local country names, so I would recommend checking their documentation for any means to use English tile labels. Alternatively, you could use Bing instead.

    Alexander Popov
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