Has a friend changed your phone language and you’re unsure how to fix it? Did you swap it for a laugh – only to get lost on your way back? Well, have we got the tech tip for you!

Follow the steps in the video below to change your phone language on your Android device.


  1. Hit menu and find the ‘Settings’ button (it looks like a cog on most devices)
  2. Scroll the menu all the way to the bottom and select ‘Language & input’ (On my phone it has an ‘A’ next to it, but it can also have a little level icon)
  3. Tap on the first selection (it’s ‘language’)
  4. Select your desired language