A language spoken in many parts of India and the national language of Pakistan, Urdu is one of the widely spoken languages in the world.
This tool is great for you if you dealing with Urdu documents and have an English keyboard. If you speak Urdu or you need to write a document or letter in Urdu, then you will need a tool that will allow you type them in Urdu instead of having to go through the stressful and time-consuming process of going online and search for Urdu characters, copy and then paste them.
Although Windows does come with an Urdu keyboard layout, it doesn’t match alphabetically with the keyboard letters, therefore it is difficult to use. This software is a great solution to this problem. It has a QWERTY layout making it easier to use, especially for Urdu beginners. It is able to switch your keyboard default language to Urdu, allowing you to type Urdu characters using your physical or a virtual keyboard.
After running the executable file, the application installs a keyboard layout which you can access and activated from the systray language bar or use shortcuts. You can also set Urdu as the default keyboard language through the settings in the Control Panel.
Urdu Phonetic Keyboard is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in keyboard and mouse category and is available to all software users as a free download.