Instructions to Setting up Tamil Typing Software

After download and installation of Tamil Typing software, we need to setup Tamil keyboard in order to use it for Tamil typing. Setup process for Tamil Keyboard is quite straight forward for Windows 7, typically takes 1-2 minutes in complete process and your system will become bilingual. Here are we given step by step process of Setting up Tamil Indic software with screenshots.

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Setup Tamil Typing Software in Windows 7 and XP

Step 1: Go to Control Panel

Step 2: Click on Change keyboard or Other Input Methods

Tamil typing Software configuration in windows

Step 3: Click on Change Keyboard Option

install tamil typing software in windows


Step 4: Click on Add Button at Text Services and Input Languages window

enable Tamil typing keyboard

Step 5: Now Search for Tamil Language in the Add Input Language window where you will find so many languages. Select Tamil Indic Input IME 1 [V 5.0] (Your version may be different based upon your OS). and click on OK Button. then apply and ok.

Tamil IME Tool setup

Step 6: Now Click on EN button at taskbar at the bottom of your desktop. It is the language Bar. Select Tamil India Option in Language Bar. You can also use shortcut key Alt+Shift to switch between the languages.


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Tamil language bar

Step 7: After Selecting Tamil you will find a little window appear like this on the corner at date and time display.

Enable Tamil Keyboard in Windows

Step 8: Now click on keyboard option you will find many Tamil keyboard options, Select one of your choice and Type in Tamil. You can also see the Tamil keyboard layout in keyboard option.