Windows 8.1 - How to change your home location

November 2016


Windows 8.1 - How to change your home location


Your home location refers to the country you're currently in. Some apps (news, search engines, weather...) make use of this information to provide users with content specific to their current location. To change your current home location under Windows 8.1, follow the below procedure:
  • Open the Control Panel.
  • Go to Region > Location.
  • Use the drop menu under "Home location" to make your selection:

  • Click on Apply and OK.

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