is a personal assistant application which allows users to perform local and online searches using voice commands. Cortana is set to a user's default operating system language, but the app also offers other languages, including Italian, German, Spanish, French, and Mandarin Chinese.
Changing the language settings of Cortana
app is a simple process that requires the installation of the desired language pack(s) on your Windows 10 device.
How To Install New Language Packs for Cortana
To begin the process of changing the language settings, click on Start
, and select the Settings
option. Select the Time & Language
button, and scroll to Region & Language
. Here, you'll find an option called + Add Language
Simply scroll through the list of available language, and select the language pack you would like to install:
Once you have made your selection, you will be taken back to the Region & Language
menu. Select the new language pack from the list and then click on Options
Click on the Download
button located below Speech
to get the speech file for Cortana
Once the language pack has been successfully downloaded and installed, click on Set as default
Go to back System
> Time & Language
. Click on the drop-down menu below Choose the language you speak with your device
and then select the new language pack:
Restart your PC to apply your new settings.