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Change Country or Region in Windows 11

The country or region home location in Windows, referred to as geographic location (GeoID), indicates the country or region you are in.

Windows 11, Microsoft Store, and apps might use your country or region to give local content.

Stuff you get in one region might be region restrictive and not work in another region. This can include Xbox Live Gold, apps, games, movies, and the balance in your Microsoft account.

If you change your location by moving to or visiting some other country, you might need to change your country or region home location in Windows.

This tutorial will show you how to change your country or region for your account in Windows 11.

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How to Enable or Disable Region page in Settings in Windows 10

The Region page in Settings > Time & Language allows users to change the following settings:

If you like, you can disable the Region page in Settings to prevent any of these settings from being changed by users from Settings on the computer.

This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable the Region page in Settings for all users in Windows 10.

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