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Windows 7: Unable to make English as default keyboard

27 Jul 2017   #1
Snatch

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
Unable to make English as default keyboard

Hi, I would like to make English as my default language on my keyboard but I am unable to. I went to the appropriate settings, please check screenshot below, but even though every time I go to some application the keyboard switches automatically to the third language from top to bottom, which doesn't make sense and its supper annoying I have to keep switching language every time I open a new program, like word or dreamweaver. I do not want to remove that language though because I sometimes use it, but I don't want it as a default.

How can I fix that?

Thank you in advance

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https://s3.postimg.org/whe5ap4df/Scr.png


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27 Jul 2017   #2
Megahertz07

Windows 7 HP 64
 
 

That is strange.
How many physical keyboards layouts you have?
I can see 6 Keyboard layouts. Remove those you don't use.
I only have one keyboard (US) so I have the US international to write Portuguese, Spanish, French and English.
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