All software listed here are used for typing into 20 Indian languages - Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, Dogri, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Konkani, Maithili, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Nepali, Oriya, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Santali, Sindhi, Tamil and Telugu. These software are useful to users ranging from naive computer user to Web developer. Please read the description and click on respective "Download" link to download the software. All software either contains help file or readme.txt file for instructions to use it. If you find any difficulty using any of these software, contact me
and I will be glad to help you.
Using this software you can write in 20 Indian language in Microsoft Word, Notepad, IE, Firefox in short in all applications. Once you download it, unzip the folder and double click on "PramukhIME.exe". This program will create system tray icon immediately. Choose your script from the menu that pops up when you click on system tray icon and enjoy typing everywhere in your computer. Press F12(or your preferred shortcut key) to quickly toggle between English and Indian script. This program works with Windows 2000, Windows XP, Vista, 7 on 32 bit as well as 64 bit platform. It does not install itself so it works easily even with "guest" account.
Pramukh Type Pad Firefox Addon
This firefox add-on gives you ability to type into 9 Indian scripts. It supports Firefox 1.5 to 3.5.*. Once you install it, close and open the browser again, it will add menu "Scripts". Choose your favourite script start surfing. Press F12 to toggle between English and Indian script. New version 2.5.1 is in review by mozilla editors. Once it will be made public, your browser will automatically notify you for update.
Pramukh Type Pad WYSIWYG HTML Editor
Pramukh Type Pad is a TinyMCE WYSIWYG HTML editor which uses PramukhIME plugin. This type pad is optimized for easily typing into Indian languages. You can view the online version at Pramukh Type Pad
. For offline typing, you have to download this type pad. This type pad does NOT have any option to save your typing automatically. You have to manually copy/paste your text into Unicode aware application such as Microsoft Word.
PramukhIME CKEditor Plugin
PramukhIME TinyMCE Plugin
PramukhIME WordPress Plugin
WordPress (Supported Version 2.0 to 2.8.*) is a widely used blogging platform. Beauty of WordPress can be extended by instaling this PramukhIME plugin created specially for users who are blogging in Indian languages. This plugin is built on the top of PramukhIME plugin for TinyMCE. This plugin is also customizable. Using this plugin blog owner and blog visitor will be able to write in 20 Indian languages any where in the website. You can customize this plugin by setting options. This plugin works for WordPress mu as well.
If you are looking for older version of all above software, please visit Download Archive page.