How to Set Google Chrome Default Language to English

You can change Google Chrome 41's browser interface language -- that is, the text that populates the browser's dialog boxes and menus -- through the Languages section of the browser's Settings page. Chrome supports versions of the English language from several countries, such as the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia and Canada. Use the Languages section's Add Language feature to find the version of English that you want to set as the browser's default language.

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You can add multiple languages to the Languages window.
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Open the Chrome drop-down menu by clicking the Chrome menu button (the icon looks like three stacked lines) and then select the Settings option to open the browser's Settings page.

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The Chrome menu offers fast access to important tools.
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The Settings page has links to the browser's History, Extensions and About pages.
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Scroll to the bottom of the page and click the Show advanced settings text link to reveal the list of Chrome's advanced settings.

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You can manage the Translate feature through the Offer to Translate check box.
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Click Language and input settings under Languages to open the Languages box.

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The browser's Spell Checking feature is enabled by default.
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Click Add to open the Add Language box. The highlighted language in the Languages panel is the current default language.

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You can only select one language at a time from the Languages list.
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Click the Languages drop-down box and then select the English language that you want to use, such as English (United Kingdom). Click the OK button to add the language to the Languages panel.

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The Display Google Chrome in This Language button only appears for languages that you have added.
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Select the new English language that you want to use and then click the Display Google Chrome in this language button.

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Close all open browser windows and then re-open the browser to apply the new language.
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Click the Done button and then restart Chrome to set the new language.