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How do I change the language settings on my acer aspire one

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How do I change the language settings on my acer aspire one notebook computer ?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Steve Gardner replied 8 years ago.

Hi there.

 

Are you using XP or Vista?

 

What kind of language settings are you trying to change?

Customer: replied 8 years ago.
I purchased acer aspire one at circuit city unpackaged it and turned it on. The language was in spanish I need to change it to english
Expert:  Steve Gardner replied 8 years ago.
Really? Are any of the menus in English at all?
Customer: replied 8 years ago.
no
what happens you are suppose to select a language when you turn on the computer. i missed that part and need to reset this to the factory default
Expert:  Steve Gardner replied 8 years ago.

Ok, real quick, are you using Vista or XP?

Customer: replied 8 years ago.
xp
Expert:  Steve Gardner replied 8 years ago.

Ok. This doesn't sound right

 

Is everything in Spanish? For example, how is the 'Start' button labelled?

 

Is Control Panel labelled 'Control Panel'?

 

Are they in Spanish or English?

Customer: replied 8 years ago.
there is no control panel on this type of computer it is a note book
Expert:  Steve Gardner replied 8 years ago.

Sure there is. It is right onthe Start menu.

 

But you didn't answer the question about the Start button. How is it labelled?

 

Is My Computer labelled 'My Computer'?

Expert:  Steve Gardner replied 8 years ago.

Here is the Control Panel link. Is your menu in Spanish?

 

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Customer: replied 8 years ago.
the acer one is a linx system with 512 mb It is a notebook very compact
Expert:  Steve Gardner replied 8 years ago.

I'm really confused. You are not answering my questions and it is hard for me to help you. I am going to opt out and have someone else try to help.

 

Good luck.