Microsoft Indic Language Input Tool helps you enter Indian language text easily into any application in Microsoft Windows or on any page on the Web.
The primary input mechanism is transliteration. Additionally, it provides a visual keyboard to assist with editing words that do not transliterate properly.
To see how it works, in the box provided there, start typing in English and hit Space after each word. Click on a word to see more options.
Currently it support 10 languages – Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil and Telugu.
There are 2 versions of Microsoft Indic Language Input Tool:
- Web Version: Use the Bookmarklet to type Indian language text on any page on the World Wide Web.
- Desktop Version: Use the Text Service to type Indian language text in any application in Microsoft Windows
Need more details about how to install, etc? Go here.