1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 119
    Windows 7 (reverted back)
       17 Aug 2015 #1

    Change Display language on HOME edition


    my laptop was delivered in my native language, Dutch.
    However, I always work in English and prefer that the Display language is also English

    My start Menu says " instellingen" and not " Setteings"

    I followed the instructions
    added a language in the settings menu Region & Language
    set the language as defailt, logged out and logged in...
    Nothing changed
    Restarting has no result also.

    Might it be that HOME versions don't have the Change Dipslay Language option?

    Thanks
    Last edited by Harpert; 17 Aug 2015 at 16:44.
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  2. Joined : Dec 2015
    Posts : 6
    windows
       08 Dec 2015 #2

    Same question, you ever figure it out?
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  3. Joined : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 8,201
    Windows 10 IoT
       08 Dec 2015 #3

    If it's Home Single language you may have to install a language pack.
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  4. Joined : Dec 2015
    Posts : 6
    windows
       08 Dec 2015 #4

    I downloaded a CAB language pack I found but it said it wasnt compatible....
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  5. Joined : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 8,201
    Windows 10 IoT
       08 Dec 2015 #5

    As far as I know, the product code isn't language specific, just version specific. If you run this utility it will tell you if your running Home SL or regular Home. Then just go here and download the version you need in the language you want and do a clean install. http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/softw...load/windows10 Assuming you don't need both languages installed. I've never installed a language Pack or switched/added a second one.
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  6. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 1,604
    Windows 3.1 to Windows 10
       08 Dec 2015 #6

    best way to determine what language packs are available for the version of windows 10
    is run the following cmd

    DISM /Online /Get-Capabilities

    reference source > https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/lib...(v=vs.85).aspx
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