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I have two keyboard languages configured on my Windows 8 machine: English (United States) and Español (España). The default language is English (United States), but when I start my computer, sometimes the lock screen shows me another language (Español Latinoamérica) by default. I don't have that language configured.

Are the lock screen languages configured in another place? What can I do to fix this?

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In you Control Panel (Desktop Mode), there's the way:

Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Language\Advanced settings

You will see a link in the first section called:

  • Apply languages settings to the welcome screen, system accounts, and new user accounts.

Click on it, it will open a dialog window with two (2) sections. In the first one, click on Copy settings... then check the two (2) checkboxes in the bottom of the resulting window. Then OK. It will apply your current settings to the lock screen and etc.

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