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OK! Select Language: English (United Kingdom), English (United States)

Q: OK! Select Language: English (United Kingdom), English (United States)

Hi there,
When choosing the Win 10 install I am given these options:
Select Language: English (United Kingdom), English (United States)

are there any major differences? apart from the obvious one - certain words are spelt differently...

thanks!

http://www.tenforums.com/installation-setup/46469-ok-select-language-english-united-kingdom-english-united-states.html
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A:English (United Kingdom) language

since upgrading to Windows 8.1 I've had a number of problems, some I've been able to sort.

But I am having trouble getting the English(United Kingdom) version keyboard. In the Language section of the Control Panel it is shown as my preferred setting, but if I roll mouse over it then says it's 'available' to download. Tried that, downloaded OK but wouldn't install ('hung' for over 30 minutes doing nothing before I gave up and cancelled !). Didn't have this problem with Windows 8 (or any previous versions of Windows either). As far as I am aware all previous versions have had both US and UK versions installed requiring only the user to make a simple switch with just a couple of clicks !

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A:EN English (United States) Keeps Installing Itself!

Hi, I started having the same problem on my computer recently, for no reason. I also have JP Japanese (Japan) installed (along with French, which is also the language of my OS) however I've had it installed for more than a year.

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http://www.sevenforums.com/software/66207-english-installs-english-windows-still-dutch.html
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A:Cant change language to english

..................Also cant download language pack ....................
Left click at Start button > Settings > Time & Language > left side, click Region & Language > right side, under Languages, click the + sign > scroll and find English > click it > select which English you want English (United Staes), English (United Kingdom), English (Canada) etc > click the selection >
You are now back on Time and language screen > click the English version you selected > click Option > language pack will be offered to you > install it.
When done, you will be back to Time & Language screen > right click the English > click Set as default.
You will have to restart the computer to initiate the switch from Japanese to English as display language.
You will find some items still carry Japanese language, but majority will be in English.

Hope this helps.
I used the same method to switch from English to Chinese as display language.
Adding/editing......................

The followings are screenshots to illustrate the change of English as display language to Chinese as display language.

English :

Chinese :

http://www.tenforums.com/general-support/43090-cant-change-language-english.html
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A:Cant change language to english

..................Also cant download language pack ....................
Left click at Start button > Settings > Time & Language > left side, click Region & Language > right side, under Languages, click the + sign > scroll and find English > click it > select which English you want English (United Staes), English (United Kingdom), English (Canada) etc > click the selection >
You are now back on Time and language screen > click the English version you selected > click Option > language pack will be offered to you > install it.
When done, you will be back to Time & Language screen > right click the English > click Set as default.
You will have to restart the computer to initiate the switch from Japanese to English as display language.
You will find some items still carry Japanese language, but majority will be in English.

Hope this helps.
I used the same method to switch from English to Chinese as display language.
Adding/editing......................

The followings are screenshots to illustrate the change of English as display language to Chinese as display language.

English :

Chinese :

http://www.tenforums.com/installation-setup/43090-cant-change-language-english.html
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Hi and welcome to TSF

You can only change some bits of XP into English via the Regional and Language options control panel.

If you want everything in English, then you must buy an English version of Windows XP, you cannot change Polish version into English as there are no English components included.

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Why I Don’t Use Registry Cleaners

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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic347491.html/page__p__1932993

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A:Need to change language from Spanish to English

Welcome to Windows Seven Forums.

Your easiest way round your problem would be a Windows Anytime Upgrade from Windows 7 Professional to Windows 7 Ultimate, which would give you access to 34 language packs via Windows Updates.

http://emea.microsoftstore.com/UK/en...nytime-Upgrade

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Windows 7 costs just as much as WinXP, and you would also need a license key.

There are other operating systems that are "free", such as Linux, which may be a better option if you are looking to save money.
 

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Hi Ana, welcome to the Seven Forums.

The issue you describe is not a Windows issue. It simply means that your word processor is using English spell check. Your examples confirm it; mejor is not English where as major is, and again haciendo is not English but hacienda is, so in both cases the spell check "thinks" you have made a typo and auto-corrects it.

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A:Problem with setting English language

Yes you can and it is the same as in 7 if I remember correctly.

Search for Language in Control Panel. Click on Options in the English Language.



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A:Change language for WinXP to English

Dat said:

How to change the laguage for Win XP to English? I have a Chinese XP at the moment but really need the English XP. I have attempted to change the language in control panel but only Chinese language is available.
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.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/change-language-for-winxp-to-english.412872/
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Hi,

Welcome To TSF.

Have you changed the language and region in control panel?

Jay.

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Hello lasatalayas, welcome to Seven Forums!



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click this image to enlarge

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Try this....

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/wierd-language-despite-selecting-english-us.583475/
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A:Change SYSTEM Language to English

Originally Posted by adamf


does anyone know if this is possible? To be clear i am not talking about display language or input language as there are many posts about this.

Currently my settings are as i want them:

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input language : English (united states) - french
format : English (united kingdom)

edit

location : France you might want to change this. See picture below.

stop edit

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see picture below:

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A:Is there a legitimate way to change language to English on win 7 home?

hi and welcome to the forums have a read of this link while i do some research for you have not come across this prob before myself
Add a Language Pack Online

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/l...60(WS.10).aspx

http://www.sevenforums.com/installation-setup/125206-there-legitimate-way-change-language-english-win-7-home.html
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What is your keyboard set to?

BTW this is not related but why if you are in Australia does this Profile show the US Tme Zone?

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A:change default language back to english

Hi there Take a look at this link, see if it helps:

Display Language - Change

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/98396-change-default-language-back-english.html
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Hey,

The problem is that there is no ?switch? to change the language. You can change the keyboard layout but not the language of Windwos itself. In such cases you have to make a new and clean installation of Windows using installation disk.

I don?t know what notebook you have exactly but all drivers and tools for your Toshiba notebook you can find on Toshiba homepage.

By the way: If you install XP, I would recommend Service Pack 3. It contains important security updates.

https://forum.toshiba.eu/showthread.php?57722-Switch-Windows-XP-language-from-French-to-English
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Hey,

Even I am facing the same problem. I bought the parts in japan and assembled it but the OS is in English. While installing drivers the installer was in Japanese. Also my keyboard layout is japanese.

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But it is still English when current language for non-unicode programs is English.






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Could anyone please confirm for me if all my screenshots are being shown because there aren't for me?

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A:how to change language in laptop to English version? in hp d...

1.Click the Start button , click All Programs, and then click Windows Update.2.Click Check online for updates from Microsoft Update, and then wait while Windowslooks for the latest updates for your computer.3.If any updates are found, click Optional updates are available4.Under Windows Vista Ultimate Language Packs, select only the language pack that you want (installing all of them might take up too much space on your drive. 5.follow the instructions and go to the Windows Update site to download the English display language. The language pack should be available in the optional downloads. Source: Microsoft Install Language Packs Best regards,erico

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/how-to-change-language-in-laptop-to-English-version-in-hp/td-p/702337
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i just got a laptop compaq presario 1247 it is polish language, does anybody know if i can or how do i change the language to english- many thanks- Stephen
 

A:compaq presario1247 change the language to english

i have moved your post to a thread of its own.

Please confirm the windows version you have
Xp, Vista, Windows 7
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/compaq-presario1247-change-the-language-to-english.999082/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/language-bar-shows-chinese-and-english-but-not-japanese.688035/
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A:choosing a language for a new laptop English and Japanese

Be sure to make your Recovery Disks and preserve the Recovery partition if you reinstall so that you can revert to the state you received the computer and hopefully make these Setup choices again if needed in the future.

Otherwise languages are only interchangeable when you have Ultimate which provides all of the language packs via optional Windows Updates.

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I figured it out. Sorry. False alarm.

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A:windowsXP, how to change language from chinese to english

Go to Control Panel > Regional and Language Options > Change the Language.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/windowsxp-how-to-change-language-from-chinese-to-english.931373/
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Hello dvtrv,

The ability to change the display language is not available in Vista Home Premium. You will only be able to do so in the Vista Ultimate and Enterprise editions.

Display Language

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/286503-unable-change-language-spanish-english.html
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Hi,
Does this help at all?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/change-windows-xp-language-fr-english-to-spanish.506159/
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http://www.computing.net/answers/windows-10/how-to-restore-windows-10-language-back-to-english/209.html
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/how-to-change-language-french-to-english-so-i-can-debug.688838/
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A:How can I change the default language (Spanish) to English o...

Hi @Valhjim,I hope you enjoy your visit to the HP Support Forums. I understand you are having an issue with how to change the default language. I will be glad to help you. Please look at windows-10-tutorials-113-how-to-change-display-language. Please keep me informed of how things went. If you require further assistance, let me know and I will gladly do all I can to help you.Please let me know if this resolves the issue by marking this post as "Accept as Solution".To simply say thanks, click the Thumbs up below!  Thanks.

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Software-and-How-To-Questions/How-can-I-change-the-default-language-Spanish-to-English-on/td-p/5692412
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Hi,
Welcome to the forum, you can download language packs from:Language packs are available for Windows 8 and for Windows RT

Language Pack - Install or Uninstall in Windows 8

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What is your default operating system language set to?

This would be found in Control panel in Regional settings.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cant-play-english-games-in-english.934414/
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problem solved, gave up on changing the language i just rebooted the laptop to its factory default, thanks anyway
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/vista-in-italian-new-laptop-change-language-to-english.724139/
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/ Anfanglir

A:Libretto W100 - Switching language from German to English

This being the european forum, I doubt you will find the answer here. Any drivers you download from here will probably be in german, since it automatically recognizes that you are in Germany.

Go to the american support forum:
http://forums.toshiba.com/t5/Laptops/ct-p/c_laptops

Libretto is at the bottom of the page, ask if someone can download the english drivers and share them over megaupload or something.

Hope this helps.

exse

https://forum.toshiba.eu/showthread.php?58838-Libretto-W100-Switching-language-from-German-to-English
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Hi

As far as I know the Win 7 Home Premium was preinstalled on this notebook.
The OS language cannot be changed in Home Premium version.
Only the Enterprise and Ultimate editions support the Multilanguage pack.

So wither you would install a English version of the Win 7 Home Edition on your W100 or you would upgrade the Home Premium to Enterprise or Ultimate version and then you would install the English language pack

https://forum.toshiba.eu/showthread.php?63914-Libretto-W100-D10-Change-OS-language-from-Italian-to-English
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In chrome check Settings > Advanced Settings > Languages (or their Arabic equivalents).
In IE - Internet Options > General > Languages.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/change-browser-language-and-interface-from-arabic-to-english.1091403/