To switch languages or keyboards from the Language bar

1.

On the Language bar, click the button representing languages or keyboards .

2.

On the menu, click a language or keyboard layout.

Note

The buttons are available on the Language bar only if you have added multiple languages or multiple keyboard layouts in Regional and Language Options in Control Panel.

You can minimize the Language bar and switch between languages or keyboards using the icons on the taskbar 

When inserting text, you can use the keyboard, speech recognition, or handwriting recognition interchangeably without clicking a button.

The letters on the language button represent the active language. For example, EN stands for English.

Related Topics

Switch languages or keyboards from the taskbar

Add another keyboard layout or Input Method Editor (IME)

Add another language



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