1.    23 Mar 2017 #1
    Join Date : Mar 2017
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10

    Changing language:" This version of Windows doesn't support this"


    Hello,

    I bought a new laptop that is in another language but I want to use it in English. During the set up they let you choose the language and whatnot but this didn't change anything besides the keyboard. Once W10 was installed I I went into settings and control panel and changed the settings there, I can install English as my language but the button that says "make as default language" cannot be pressed. In Control Panel I am able to get the message "This version of Windows doesn't support another language".

    I find it odd how something so simple is so hard to do. I looked up online but all I see is how to do the steps I already tried which didn't help me. I only found a similar case about someone with a Portuguese PC but apparently that wasn't solved either, the only new information is that apparently he has a "single language version of Windows" which I guess is what I have? Any help would be appreciated as the language change means I can't really use the settings on the PC since everything has a different name, even browsing simple menus like control panel just take longer.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    23 Mar 2017 #2
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 6,002
    Windows10

    you have to completely reinstall an English Single Language version.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    23 Mar 2017 #3
    Join Date : Mar 2017
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    It's a PC that doesn't include an install disc, how would I go my way to do that?
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Solved Install fails my computer "doesn't support NX"
A while back I successfully upgraded my Windows 7 to Windows 10, and then reverted back to Windows 7, with no problems. Today, I created a new partition and attempted to do a clean install of Windows 10, using a flash drive. Install failed, with the...
Installation and Upgrade
"Windows has used a foreign language printer information file" Help
There is only one down load on the Epson Website for the Printer Driver. Epson Q & A indicates that for Windows 7,8, XP & 2000 (nothing said for W10), but it recognises W10 and 64 bit of my son's new laptop. To quote "Windows has used a foreign...
Drivers and Hardware
Changing "all" default icons in Windows 10?
I have been modifying my setup software to look a lot more retro and have been replacing icons, screensavers and sounds with that of older OSes (my favourites are Windows 98 Second Edition and Windows ME, and I use some Windows 95C material). ...
Customization
Solved This PC's processor doesn't support a critical feature (NX)."
Hi there, When i try to upgrade W7 to W10 I get the no NX message. I've run CoreInfo and my CPU supports NX, SEE2 e.t.c mentioned on plenty of google search pages. My Laptop is a Toshiba Satellite Pro P300 CPU is a Intel T9550, Have no idea...
Installation and Upgrade
Solved MBAM Team seeks "Bugfixes" and "Features" for new version
>>Disclaimer #1: I do not work for Malwarebytes, so please do not shoot the messenger.<< >>Disclaimer #2: Please submit your feedback directly to the Malwarebytes Team Members in the links provided below, rather than here in this thread (I cannot...
AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:00.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums