Add Language to Word 2010

Edited by Thor, Jen M, Eng, Anonymous

Hello and welcome to VisiHow. In this video, I'm going to show you how to add a new language to Microsoft Word 2010, and then how to change it while typing in a Word document.

Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas16 893423.jpg

Ad

Steps

  1. 1
    The first thing you need to do is enter the Control Panel on your computer.
    So we select the 'Start' menu and click 'Control Panel'.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas23 105285.jpg
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  2. 2
    And then we need to go to the 'Clock, Language and Region' section, which is here.
    You click on that.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas28 550392.jpg
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  3. 3
    Inside this section, there is a subsection called 'Region and Language'.
    In this subsection, we need to click 'Change Keyboards and Other Input Methods'.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas38 267861.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  4. 4
    Now this box will appear, and we are in the correct box:
    'Keyboards and Languages'. The text says here, "To change your keyboard or input language, click Change Keyboards." So click on that.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas56 448404.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  5. 5
    Now you see, this is the section where it displays which languages are stored on this computer.
    English is the only language currently installed on this computer. If you want to add another language, you're going to click 'Add'.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas73 004878.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  6. 6
    And I'm going to choose an alphabet that is very different to that of the Latin alphabet.
    And here we have Georgian, which is a very beautiful and cryptic alphabet. So we click the cross next to Georgian to open up the subsection which is Keyboard.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas96 967887.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  7. 7
    And we're going to click on Georgian QWERTY.
    QWERTY means this type of keyboard because as you see it starts with Q, W, E, R, T, Y. These letters are represented here in QWERTY. So that is the correct language for this type of keyboard.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas124 308403.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  8. 8
    And we're going to click OK.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas123 868278.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  9. 9
    And we're going to click 'Apply' in this box.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas126 851929.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  10. 10
    And then click OK to close it.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas130 381415.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  11. 11
    Then OK to close this box.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas132 122311.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  12. 12
    And then we can exit the Control Panel, and we're back in Word.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas139 901317.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  13. 13
    Now, as you can see, I'm typing in Georgian.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas152 416405.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  14. 14
    If I want to change between English and Georgian, the two languages which are saved onto this computer, I'm going to press 'Alt' and 'Shift'.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas165 975739.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  15. 15
    So now you can see, I'm going to write in this Word document in English.
    And if I want to change back to Georgian, I press 'Alt' and 'Shift', and now I'm writing in this beautiful but totally unfathomable alphabet.
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas189 406523.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  16. 16
    So that has been a video on how to install a new language and switch between it on Microsoft Word 2010.
    If you have any suggestions or questions, then please leave them in the comment section below. You've been watching VisiHow. Goodbye!
    Add Language to Word 2010.mp4-canvas211 162268.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

    Advertisement

Video: Add Language to Word 2010

Comments

VisiHow welcomes all comments. If you do not want to be anonymous, register or log in. It is free.




Thor
Featured Author
1,399 Articles Started
1,399 Article Edits
72,100 Points
Thor is a featured author with VisiHow. Thor has achieved the level of "Major" with 72,100 points. Thor has started 1,399 articles (including this one) and has also made 1,399 article edits. 1,956,000 people have read Thor's article contributions.
Thor's Message Board
Thor: Hi, my name is Thor.
Thor: Can I help you with your problem about "Add Language to Word 2010"?
 

Article Info

Categories : Microsoft Suites

Recent edits by: Eng, Jen M, Thor

Share this Article:

Thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 195 times.

Do you have a question not answered in this article?
Click here to ask one of the writers of this article
x

Thank Our Volunteer Authors.

Would you like to give back to the community by fixing a spelling mistake? Yes | No