How to View List of Languages Installed & Set the Preference in Windows 10 via PowerShell

To do this open PowerShell as Admin.

Type the following command and press the Enter key after that.

Get-WinUserLanguageList 

language

See the LanguageTag of preferred language

For example,if preferred language is US English, run this command and hit Enter:

$1 = New-WinUserLanguageList en-US

Now run this command to set the order of installed input languages:

Set-WinUserLanguageList $1

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Horrible Experience During Installing Windows Insider Build Skip Ahead 19H1 18237.1000

I have been using Windows Insider Build Skip Ahead 19H1 18234.1000.

Microsoft has released Skip Ahead 19H1 18237.1000 only yesterday (12th Sept.). So I went to Windows Update to update my system.It started downloading fast and then all the odd things started. I was working on Google Chrome. It stopped responding. The screen becoming black from time to time. The open pages of Google Chrome started to quit instantly. The desktop turned to a solid color.

The screenshots are here:

Earlier Team reported  error 0x8007000e.

Microsoft is currently investigating the cause of this.

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17744 ISO

Microsoft has released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build #17744 for the Slow ring users and Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17755 for the Fast ring users..

The ISO of  build #17744 is now available from Microsoft’s official site.

If you are a Windows Insider for the Slow ring then you can download and install this build either via Windows Update or by burning the ISO available.

If you are not a Windows Insider then  you can sign-up for   Windows Insider Program  and grab the ISO.

The Windows 10 Insider Preview option now includes these editions: Home, Pro, Education, and Home Single Language. Select the build,select your preferred language and finally confirm the version 64 bit or 32 bit.

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build#17744 ISO

FAQ

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18234 Skip Ahead

Microsoft has released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18234 for the users who have opted Skip Ahead.

Main changes:

  • Ink support is now available to Microsoft To Do.

With Ink you now can:

Capture your tasks naturally by writing directly on the list’s surface.
Complete your tasks by striking through them.
Use check-marks within the circle to the left of a task to complete it.

  • Sticky Notes 3.0 is now available.
  • Microsoft has recently flighted version 10.1807.2286.0 of Snip & Sketch (née Screen Sketch) to Skip Ahead, which included the highly requested delay snip feature. The bug has been fixed.

To know more visit here.

How To Block Microsoft Store in Windows 10

Steps to Follow:

  • In Start Search type Gpedit.msc and hit the Enter key.
  • The Local Group Policy Editor will open.
  • Move to Computer configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows components > Store > Turn off the Store application > Right click on it to select Edit.
  • Change the Policy to Enabled.
  • Click OK or, Apply.

[Note: The above Group Policy is applicable for Windows 10 Enterprise, Windows 10 Education. This behavior is by design in Windows 10 version 1511. The above article is based on Windows 10 Enterprise Insider Preview Build #18219 Skip Ahead]

Group Policy to Change Default Search Engine of Edge Doesn’t Work in Windows 10 Insider Preview Build#18219

If you like to change the default search engine of Microsoft Edge via Group Policy then you can’t. This policy is applicable for Windows 10 version 1703 and later.

Here are the steps to follow:

  • In Start Search type gpedit.msc and hit the Enter key.
  • Under Local Group Policy Editor:

Computer configuration > Administrative templates > Windows components > Microsoft Edge > Set default search engine.

  • Here by default it remains as not configured. Change it to Enabled and use the following format to specify the link:

<https://google.com/opensearch.xml&gt;

[if you like to change to Google as search engine]

  • Click OK/Apply.
  • Close Local Group Policy Editor.
  • Reboot system.
  • Launch Edge.

Bing remains as default search engine and doesn’t change to Google.

[Based on Windows 10 Enterprise Insider Preview Build#18219]

You Cannot Change Default Search Engine in Microsoft Edge in Windows 10 Insider Preview Build#18219

If you like to change the default search engine Bing of Microsoft Edge to Google or, any other search engine then you can not in Windows 10 Insider Preview Build #18219.

Here are the steps to follow:

  • Open Microsoft Edge
  • Click Settings or more (the three dots)
  • Click Settings
  • Click Advanced
  • Change search provider

You will notice you if you click on Bing tab it won’t change. The Set as default and Remove buttons are greyed out.

[Based on Windows 10 Enterprise Insider Preview Ver.#18219]