Applies to - QuarkXPress 2018 on Win 10


The Content Variables 'Creation Date' and 'Modification Date' in QuarkXPress 2018 appear in French, whereas everything else is in English. The OS language is also set to English.


  • Quit QuarkXPress.
  • Navigate to the Control Panel>>Clock, Language, and Region>> Region and Language.
  • Update the System Locale to English under the 'Language for non-Unicode programs'
  • Relaunch QuarkXPress after making these changes.
  • Now, add the content variable again.