|Initial release||February 2, 2011|
|Stable release||3.0 / April 29, 2014|
|Preview release||3.2 Beta / September 13, 2014|
|Written in||C#, Visual Basic for Applications|
|Platform||Microsoft Word, .NET Framework, Visual Studio Tools for Applications|
|Type||Spell checker, plug-in|
|License||GNU General Public License|
Virastyar (Persian: ویراستیار, meaning "editing assistant") is a Persian add-in for Microsoft Word that performs Persian spell checking, character standardization, Pinglish transliteration, punctuation correction and calendar conversion. It can conjugate approximately 46,000 simple verb tense and use inflection and morphological rules to recognize possible extensions of a word. It covers approximately 2,800 non-verbal inflections for nouns, adjectives, adverbs, prepositions, numerals, classifiers, and pronouns.
- Virastyar at sourceforge.net
- What is Virastyar?
- "Free Version of Persian Spell Checker is Released". MehrNews. May 11, 2010. Retrieved Feb 28, 2011.
- Kashefi, Omid; Nasri, Mitra; Kanani, Kamiar; Senobari, Mehrdad; Iravanian, Sina (2010). Towards Automatic Persian Spell Checker. Tehran, Iran: Supreme Council of ICT of Iran. ISBN 978-964-884-634-8.