1. One day's Avatar
    Hey all, I just downloaded the 8.1 dev preview however there is nothing about Cortana? I cannot find the app anywhere on the screen or the app list. My region was always (checked if still is) set to USA. What am I doing wrong? Tried soft reset, didn't help...
    04-14-2014 08:38 AM
  2. One day's Avatar
    When I hold down on the windows capacitive button nothing happens btw..
    04-14-2014 08:40 AM
  3. MeWhoElse's Avatar
    Speech needs to be English (United States) too.... not just Region.
    Regional format can be anything.
    04-14-2014 08:41 AM
  4. Kurtis Fox's Avatar
    Check to make sure both Region and Search settings are set to U.S. Not sure if language has to be U.S. English or just any English, but try that as well.
    04-14-2014 08:42 AM
  5. One day's Avatar
    it is... The thing is its not that cortana is not working....it missing.
    04-14-2014 08:42 AM
  6. One day's Avatar
    trying to post a screenshot but I think its bugged and not saving it (doing with the new method: hold down volumeup + power...takes the screenshot but does ot save it). so I will list it instead:
    Keyboard: English, Turkish
    Language: English
    region:
    United States, English (United States)
    speech:
    English (United States)
    04-14-2014 08:49 AM
  7. Victoroos's Avatar
    Nope, same here. Really odd..
    04-14-2014 08:52 AM
  8. Loco5150's Avatar
    Language and region needs to be English usa. Just did it and enabled cortana.
    04-14-2014 08:53 AM
  9. clivejcooper's Avatar
    I have Cortana set up however it won't pick up my voice. (Lumia 925 in the UK)
    Last edited by clivejcooper; 04-14-2014 at 11:13 AM.
    04-14-2014 08:55 AM
  10. Nikhilarthan's Avatar
    i got cortana after hard reset and selected language to usa..
    04-14-2014 08:59 AM
  11. One day's Avatar
    okay from settings I selected the language option. English (UK) was above English US. I moved US above and restarted. Now I have cortana...however no sound ...
    04-14-2014 09:05 AM
  12. Mr_M_Cox's Avatar
    I am based in UK with a Lumia 925. Just upgraded to 8.1 and followed the step of making region US...no cortana :-(
    I have since also changed language and turned location services off but still no cortana.

    Any ideas?
    04-14-2014 10:14 AM

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