Close the Settings app and open Cortana from your taskbar. Select France for French, Spain for Spanish, Germany for German, Italy for Italian, or China for Mandarin. Click on it to slide it to the On position. You can change that by clicking the respective options. An earlier version of is now available in India in English language, Windows chief Gabriel Aul in a blog post.
It will activate it quickly. Once you get a message similar to the image, your speech language i. If you have any features suggestion that you want to put me in this blog, drop a line and I will set it here for others to experience the new Windows 10. If you want to turn off Cortana at any moment, just use the turn off button in the settings. You can use the WinKey + I to quickly open settings.
The easy way is you can stop all its monitoring services and remove Cortana from the Windows search. You can set a proper setting for Region and locale in your Windows Phone in order to use. So make sure to have country as India to get the best out of it. In this blog post, we will discuss how to activate Cortana in Windows 10. Well, Microsoft wants to tailor Cortana specifically for every language and culture before releasing it.
Keyboard- English India , Hindi Devnagari , Hinglish. If you like, you can now delete the downloaded. You can communicate with Cortana either through voice or by typing. Drop a line below with your comments and provide me feedback to improve my blog posts. The company further assured that it would roll out an update later this month to improve voice support in the country. The voice assistant has been well-received by users and critics alike; however, its limited availability has kept users in queue for long.
Cortana is a personal digital assistant, which can provide you suggestions, ideas, reminders, alerts and more. Siri can speak in 25 countries and can be enabled in any country without any region-hacking required. I would like to inform you that you may change the settings to use Cortana but we cannot guarantee that it will work perfectly. To completely disable Cortana i. For instance, setting a reminder, asking for information and much more.
Cortana is one of the intelligent personal assistants developed by Microsoft Corporation for Windows Phone 8. Cortana is a voice assisted computer assistant that allows you to interact with your computer in a rather smart way, using your voice. Once you tap on English United Kingdom , the speech language shall be downloaded. Cortana can be used to set up reminders on your computer or set up an alarm at a specific time or even perform a simple internet search for a term. It also means that many users wouldn't have to use workarounds to use the feature on their machine, which is always a relief. Announced as a flagship feature of last year, Cortana is Microsoft's take on Apple's Siri, and Google's Google Now assistants. You can also choose No thanks if you don't want this feature turned on.
Editing Cortana Folder Editing Cortana folder will not only stop it but remove the Windows 10 Cortana process from Task Manager. If you disable Cortana, you will see a search icon or search icon on the search box instead of a Cortana icon on the taskbar. When Cortana launches in your country, it will work normally and be tailored to your region instead of a foreign country. Either , and sign in, or to apply. However, if you wish to go ahead with changing the settings, then you can do so on your own risk. Well, I hope this article has been helpful for you.
This helps Cortana get to know you better and can help her complete various tasks. Hello Michael, : This tutorial uses a group policy to disable Cortana. You may also need to install the appropriate language and change your system language to it from here. Follow these steps to set up Cortana on your computer. Alternatively you can also type in the text box which will not provide an audio output. Now Cortana is all set up and ready for you to use. .
Hit the search button and an intro would start with Cortana Note: This is an Alpha version and will be customized for India. Hide Cortana Once you have stopped Cortana services, you just have to hide it from the Taskbar. So the first thing you need to do is pause all of its activity monitoring services. If you like, you may also want to. If you need to use the Windows Store to install an app only available in your country, you can always change back to your original country, install the app, and then change right back so Cortana will continue to work.
Till the time I publish a new blog post on this Windows 10 Technical Preview series, continue reading my other tips on Windows 10 here:. You have successfully disabled all Cortana activities and removed your Cortana data. A short video tutorial can be found at the end of the post. Microsoft is aggressively expanding Cortana. If you choose not to sign into Cortana on Windows, you can still chat with Cortana and use her to help you search the web, documents stored in Microsoft services like OneDrive, and your Windows device. You can provide Cortana your name. It would be better if you could wait till it is available in India.