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Windows 7: Google home page is in Chinese and not English

06 Dec 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium X64
Google home page is in Chinese and not English

Google home page ( is in Chinese instead of English. All other Google pages (,, are in English. Additionally, all other sites are in English as well. The language preference at Tools -> Internet Options is set to English.

Any ideas on how to fix this?

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06 Dec 2012   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1

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08 Dec 2012   #3
A Guy

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

Welcome to Seven Forums monte. This is in IE? Do you have a Google account you are signed in to, or just Google set as your home page? What happens if you set as the home page, does it display english? A Guy
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25 Jan 2013   #4

Win 7 Pro 64-bit
Google Home Page displayed in Chinese

I am having this same issue on a Customer's PC - Win 7 Home Premium SP1 - 64 bit

The issue occurs in IE, Mozilla Firefox, and Chrome. When Google is opened, a page displayed in Chinese can be translated to read four steps to access IIS Help.

I have reset all browser setting and cleared all cache.

When Google is addressed, the same Chinese page appears.

I have also attempted this from multiple ISPs with the same result on this one PC. Thus, eliminating a Google Server trying to pinpoint my public IP

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25 Jan 2013   #5

Windows 10 Home Premium 64bit sp1

I hit the link mine came out in english

Do you have any Languge script add-ons ?
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25 Jan 2013   #6

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit

Use to set the default language for the Google site.

If that dosnt work:


Select English from the list of options.
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