Cortana's regions and languages

Cortana is optimized for specific language and market pairings. She works best when your region and language settings are aligned. The following is a list of regions where Cortana is available and the corresponding language that Cortana is optimized for in each of those regions.
  1. Cortana is available in these regions for these languages:
    1. Australia: English
    2. Brazil: Portuguese
    3. Canada: English/French
    4. China: Chinese (Simplified)
    5. France: French
    6. Germany: German
    7. India: English
    8. Italy: Italian
    9. Japan: Japanese
    10. Mexico: Spanish
    11. Spain: Spanish
    12. United Kingdom: English
    13. United States: English
  2. 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.
  3. Update: If your settings are correct but you still can't use Cortana, installing the latest Windows Updates might fix the problem. 

Article ID: 557b5e0e-0eb0-44db-87d6-5e5db6f9c5b0 - Last Review: Nov 18, 2016 - Revision: 14

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