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by Mubiosi / May 9, 2018 2:38 AM PDT

Hello please my computer, when installing a new operating system will automatically change the setup language to French instead of English. how do I tackle this problem???

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Re: language
by Kees_B Forum moderator / May 9, 2018 2:47 AM PDT
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- All OS'es you tried (from Windows Vista to Windows 10 and all Linux distro's)? Or just one? What?
- Change to French from what?
- What OS in what language is currently on the hard disk? Did you format as part of the install?
- Can you change it back to English?

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RE: language
by Mubiosi / May 9, 2018 3:42 AM PDT
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I want to install windows 8 but when I insert my installation media, the setup window comes and am asked to select a language for the installation to begin but when I select English, it scrolls back to French.

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Re: Windows 8
by Kees_B Forum moderator / May 9, 2018 3:57 AM PDT
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- I see not a single reason to prefer Windows 8 to Windows 10. On the contrary. Why do you want that?
- If it happens also after you erased the hard disk (or on a new hard disk if you don't want to erase it, just in case you would regret that later), it's a question for Microsoft why your official Windows 8 disk or download doesn't accept English.

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by Bob__B / May 9, 2018 5:27 AM PDT
In reply to: RE: language

Have you used this installation media in the past?

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