Most of us use MICROSOFT Word for official use. Some times we have to write urdu in our documents and it becomes headache for us. We try to copy Urdu from Inpage but can’t. Now you don’t need to worry. Today I am going to describe the method to write urdu in MICROSOFT Word and other programs on your computer.
It is not necessary to have Urdu key board (hardware) to type Urdu in MICROSOFT Word or any where in your computer. Windows operating system already holds the simple ability to read and type Urdu. But, so as to promote the feature of reading then you need to install “Urdu fonts” and for typing “Urdu keyboard layout” is necessary to be installed on your computer system. This method answers the problem for Windows Vista and Windows 7, but an extra change is essential to be complete for Windows XP, It is necessary to activate Urdu support for this Operating system and to do this you’ll need Windows XP’s CD. “Pak Urdu installer” is developed to make all the steps (Activate Urdu support, Urdu fonts and Urdu keyboard layout installation) much easier.
“Pak Urdu Installer” completes all steps mechanically without windows CD. It
1- Starts Urdu language support
2- Install Urdu keyboard layout
3- Installs essential Urdu Fonts.
It makes you able to type and read Urdu on computer and Internet easily in Nastaleeq font. One of the main features of Pak Urdu installer is that it supports all 32-Bit and 64-Bit versions of Windows operating systems. If Pak Urdu installer is installed on your computer than you can type urdu any where like Microsoft Word, MICROSOFT Excel, Power point, Adobe Photoshop, search engines, yahoo, facebook or any where in your computer or on internet.
Language Bar will be exposed on the Taskbar after installation and restarting your computer, as shown in the images below.
If you are writing English and want to write urdu just press (Alt + Shift). It will change the language to urdu and vice versa.