Microsoft Indic Language Input Tool

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Indic Language Input Tool
Developer(s) Microsoft Corporation
Operating system Microsoft Windows
Available in Languages of India (Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Oriya, Punjabi (Gurmukhi script), Tamil, Telugu)

Microsoft Indic Language Input Tool is a typing tool (Input Method Editor) for Hindi and other languages written in Indic scripts. It is a virtual keyboard which allows to type Indic text directly in any application without hassle of copying and pasting. It is available for both, online and offline use. It was released in December 2009.

It works on Dictionary based Phonetic Transliteration approach. It means whatever you type in Latin characters, it matches that with its dictionary and transliterates it, it also gives suggestions for matching words.

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