Windows 10: Desktop Layout Change

Discus and support Desktop Layout Change in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; [IMG]When I got the new update this happened. The desktop layout changed........does somebody know how to fix this... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by ABRAHAMFerrel, Dec 1, 2020.

  1. Desktop Layout Change

    Desktop Layout Change [​IMG]When I got the new update this happened. The desktop layout changed........does somebody know how to fix this

    ABRAHAMFerrel, Dec 1, 2020
  2. Swapna S Win User

    IME with various keyboard layouts

    Hi Sean,

    I realize the inconvenience you are experiencing in changing the
    keyboard layout. I will certainly help you.

    This issue might occur, if you have selected any default language for keyboard layout.

    Follow below mentioned step to change the keyboard layout Language.

    • Press and Hold Windows key + space bar key from your keyboard.

    • On right corner of your desktop, you will see a small pop windows that shows keyboard layout Language.

    • Using down and up arrow keys, you can change the keyboard layout Language.
    Please get back us, if you are still facing issue
    in changing the keyboard layout language.

    Thank you.
    Swapna S, Dec 1, 2020
  3. Arun B J Win User
    Windows 10 "Update" Changed keyboard layout on welcome screen and I can't change it back.


    I understand your concern and will assist you to resolve the issue.

    • How many keyboard language have you installed?
    If you have installed more than 1 keyboard language in your system, then I suggest you to remove the keyboard language other than default language and check if it helps.

    Follow the steps to remove the language.

    • Open Control panel.

    • Click on language.

    • Select the language and click on remove option at the top.

    And also refer the link below and check if it helps.

    Keep us posted on this issue so that we can assist you better.
    Arun B J, Dec 1, 2020
  4. Desktop Layout Change

    Keyboard always changes the layout

    Hi Michael,

    I suggest you to follow the steps from this article and check:

    Change the default keyboard layout or input method

    Change your keyboard layout

    Note: Applies to windows 10 as well.

    Please get back to us with the results of the issue in regards with
    keyboard layout and any other questions you might have regarding Windows operating systems. We are happy to assist.


    Guru Kiran
    Guru Kiran G, Dec 1, 2020

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