Sunday, January 14, 2018

How to Write in Urdu Language in Computer

How to Write in Urdu Language in Computer

For Urdu writing you don’t need any special keyboard or hardware device etc Urdu can be easily written with English keyboard, you only have to install Urdu keyboard, but for newbies they have to learn first how to get their system ready for urdu writing. You need to have two things for Urdu writing
Urdu keyboard (Software)
Urdu Fonts

How to install Urdu Keyboard

Here are the steps involved
1- Go to control Panel in windows 7 & enable Urdu keyboard first.
2- Go to website download section & install CRULP Urdu Phonetic Keyboard Layout v.1.1 for Windows or you can also download Urdu keyboard from
3- Go to website to down load Urdu fonts, Jameel Nori Nastaleeq is best font for writing urdu.
4- You can Switch between Urdu and English language by Left side Alt + Shift  or  Window + Spacebar keys on keyboard.

How to write in Urdu in Computer

How to write Urdu in MS-Word or Facebook or on Website

After installing Urdu keyboard and fonts you can write directly in MS-Word or on internet but if you prefer writing in Inpage then you have to convert Inpage urdu into Unicode Urdu.

How to write Urdu in Photoshop

Here are the steps involved
1- You must have installed Photoshop Middle East or CC version to write Urdu in Photoshop
2-Install Urdu keyboard first, A language bar should appear on task bar giving option to change language between English & Urdu.
3-Open Photoshop go to Edit-->Preferences-->Type--> Tick the option button “Middle east & south Asian”
4- Open the Paragraph option by Windowparagraph and click on “Right to Left Paragraph Option”
5- Write your urdu language directly from photoshop
6- Press Alt+ Shift to switch between languages

How to copy Urdu from Inpage to Other Softwares

Here are few methods you can write Urdu in Inpage and then take it to other softwares
1-Write in Inpage press “Print Screen Button” go to Paint brush open new file paste print screen there, select the desired text with select tool, go to photo shop and past there or directly paste in photoshop.
2-Font size 12, install PDF print, save file as pdf, go to photoshop fileplace embedded… or save file
3- Font size 12, From Inpage file  export page browse Save file as “ Encapsulated Post Script File.
4- Open Inpage first, then Corel Draw, write in inpage copy & paste in Corel draw
5- You can convert inpage urdu into Unicode to paste it into MS-Word or internet by or download utility here.
6- If you write in Inpage  and convert it into Unicode you have to change all Bari  "ے" to “