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WorldPad Writing System Properties

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You can configure writing system properties in WorldPad's Tools menu.  You need to open Welcome.wpx to install the following writing systems:

Writing System:  IPA
Name:IPA Writing System
Description: Preliminary IPA Release
Keyboard: Keyman
Language ID: any unused Western language
Rendering:Graphite
Font:SILDoulosUnicodeIPA
Special Information:  23=0
 
Writing System: STK
Name:Stack Diac
Description: Stacking Diacritics Demo - 16-bit data
Keyboard: Keyman
Language ID: any unused Western language
Rendering:Graphite
Font: SILDoulos StackDiacDemo
Special Information:  100=1

Right-to-left languages require the most recent WorldPad.  This is how you can configure Arabic and Hebrew:

Writing System:   ABV
Name:Arabic
Keyboard:Standard
Language ID: Arabic (any country)
Rendering:Uniscribe
Right-to-left:Check
Font:Tahoma
 
Writing System:   HBR
Name:Hebrew
Keyboard:Standard
Language ID:Hebrew
Rendering:Uniscribe
Right-to-left:Check
Font:Tahoma

You may use any three letters for a writing system but it is recommended that you use the SIL language codes:


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