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I cannot change the language of my phone

I cannot change the language in my Nokia Lumia 1520, it has changed into French on its own from English and I can't even open the language page in settings. It started by changing the language on its ...
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Is it possible to enable the Chinese Cortana on Windows phone?

This is the Chinese version of Cortana: Is there any way I can enable it? Changing my phone to Chinese doesn't work.
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I can't change my phone language to English (US) on WP 8.1

I want to enable Cortana outside of the US, but I can't change my phone language to US English. Does anybody have an idea on how to fix this?
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Hindi keyboard automatically added

When I purchased my phone it came with a Hindi keyboard built-in. As I am living in India this is ordinary. I don't type in Hindi and I removed it. However it keeps adding itself automatically despite ...
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Is it possible to change display and store language in Windows Phone?

Currently I reside in Russia and I am thinking about purchasing a WP smartphone. I noticed that when I log in to the Microsoft App store through the web interface it's only allowing me to see it in ...
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How to change the display language in Xbox Games on Windows Phone

I tried adding a Game using the Windows Phone Store to my account. The game requirex XBox Games. A simple account on Xbox was created, but it is in the wrong display language (french). I need to ...
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Change the language of the A-Z catalog

When I'm viewing a list of things and they are grouped by letter, I can click the letter and a picker like this pops up: The last element ("international" - the globe icon) shows the entries in other ...
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How do I use a different keyboard language?

Is there a way to temporarily switch the language (or really just the keyboard) for my phone to Japanese? I'm learning Japanese and wanted to practice on my phone.
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Wrong language in marketplace after update to 7.8

After the update to 7.8, all descriptions of apps and games in the marketplace are in italian instead of english as before. I've experienced this on both my HTC Trophy and Nokia Lumia 800. It ...
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Change langage of voice recognition

I sometimes use voice recognition to write text messages. I'm using it in French but I'm wondering if there's a way to switch easily in English. It does work by switching whole phone langage in ...
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What is the ENU keyboard setting?

I use two languages on the phone, Swedish (SVE) and English (ENG). But when I change the language when typing, I also see a language code ENU. What is it?
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Unable to update country on Live account?

On my first Windows Phone I added my Windows Live ID which I've used over ten years. The problem was that the account was localized to the US and not to my current country (Sweden). When I tried to ...