Change the language you use in Tablet PC Input Panel

To change the language that you use in Tablet PC Input Panel, you must first add the input language that you want to use, and then you can select that language in Input Panel. For more information about adding an input language, see Add an input language.

Handwriting recognition is currently available for English, Japanese, Chinese (Traditional), Chinese (Simplified), Korean, German, French, Italian, Dutch, Spanish, and Portuguese (Brazil). If you are not using one of these input languages, you can use the on-screen keyboard in Tablet PC Input Panel to enter text without using a standard keyboard.

After you add the input language, use the language bar Picture of the Input Panel language bar on Input Panel or on the Windows taskbar to change your input language.