Language bar is not displayed in Windows Server 2012 Server Core

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Assume that you enable multiple input languages, multiple input methods, or multiple keyboard layouts on a computer that is running Windows Server 2012 Server Core. In this situation, the language bar is not displayed.


To resolve this issue, follow these steps:
  1. At the command prompt, type the following command and then press Enter:
  2. At the PowerShell prompt, type the following command, and then press Enter:
    Set-WinLanguageBarOption –UseLegacyLanguageBar
  3. Type exit, and then press Enter.


Article ID: 2741370 - Last Review: August 13, 2012 - Revision: 1.0
Applies to
  • Windows Server 2012 Datacenter
  • Windows Server 2012 Standard
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