Cortana's regions and languages

Regions & languages

Applies to Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile

To use Cortana, your region and language settings have to be aligned. Check the following list of regions where Cortana is available, and the corresponding language for each of those regions.

  • Cortana is available in these regions for these languages:

    • Australia: English

    • Canada: English

    • China: Chinese (Simplified)

    • France: French

    • Germany: German

    • India: English

    • Italy: Italian

    • Japan: Japanese

    • Spain: Spanish

    • United Kingdom: English

    • United States: English

  • Note: If you change your region, you might not be able to shop at the Store, or use things you've purchased, like memberships and subscriptions, games, movies, TV, and music.

  • Update: If your settings are correct but you still can't use Cortana, installing the latest Windows Updates might fix the problem. 

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