Uninstall Unwanted Applications:


Focus on what matters the most with the help of Cortana, your personal assistant software. You can chat with Cortana on Windows 10 to quickly find information so that you can achieve more with minimal effort.Cortana comes built-in to Windows 10. It is one of the best features of Windows 10, but there are some common problems that users face periodically. Some users report that the Cortana is not working after Windows 10 update, and few say it keeps closing or not showing up.

Try changing your region:

  • Go to the Windows menu and open the Settings screen.
  • Choose the Time & Language section.
  • Under Time & Language, click the Region & language option.
  • Select your country or region.
  • Now, Cortana should work finely.

Check your Firewall settings:

  • Go to Search and type Firewall. Choose the Allow an app through Windows Firewall option.
  • In this window, click Change settings.
  • Under Allowed apps and features, find all Cortana features and enable them.
  • Once done, click OK and check if it is working.

Try by creating a new user account:

  • Open the Settings menu and find the Accounts section. Click to open the Accounts section.
  • On the left pane, click the Family & other people section. On the right side of the menu, choose Add someone else to this PC.
  • Click I don’t have this person’s sign-in information.
  • On the next screen, choose Add a user without a Microsoft account.
  • Create a username and password for this account and click Next.

If these methods don’t work, you can try updating your Windows. Sometimes, this could solve your problem. So, whenever Cortana fails to work on Windows 10, you can try any of the above methods to fix it