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Writing Sinhalese (Sri Lanka)

In order to write Sinhalese characters by computer you need first:
  1. to download and install a font supporting Sinhalese characters, such as:

  2. to install a program to easily type the characters, such as

In the pictures down here you see the program "Keyboard", wtith the keyboard "Sinhalese (Font: "Malithi Web")" or "Sinhalese (Font: "DinaminaUniWeb")" selected in the menu "India".
You get a keyboard showing the characters you can type using the mouse clicking in the different keys. The text may be saved as a rtf file, readable in Word or many programs more, or simply copied and pasted.

Sinhalese Keyboard, Malithi Web

Sinhalese Keyboard, DinaminaUniWeb

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