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Info updated: 2018-11-12
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SUMMARY: WorldPad is a text editor that can display text in complex scripts using Graphite.  It is an SIL product and is distributed as part of FieldWorks.

DETAILS: WorldPad is a basic text editor whose main distinction is the ability to display text in complex scripts using Graphite, a programmable rendering engine particularly suited to complex minority scripts. WorldPad can also be used to work with text in simple "Roman" scripts. Some of WorldPad's text-editing features include multilingual text processing, named styles, right-to-left paragraph orientation, and mixed direction text flow handling, The installation program on the SIL download page includes the WorldPad program, the Graphite engine and font compiler, and a few sample Graphite fonts.

Refer all questions to WorldPad Help.


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SIL Status Discontinued
Runs on Windows
Unicode compatible Yes
Interface language(s) English
Developed by
License Open Source
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