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How to Type in Nepali using Google Input Tools on Windows

The use of Unicode has made it easier to type and view different scripts of the world. This single standard has made it possible to read and write in different languages. Every modern internet browser, software, app, PC and mobile devices come with Unicode capabilities. Devanagari, the script use for writing Nepali is naturally supported by Unicode. While it is easy to view writing scripts of other languages, it is still not that simple to input them with the help of an English QWERTY keyboard. Sure, there are websites which allows us to type in Nepali using a Latin keyboard and then convert it to Devanagari. The converted text then should be copied and pasted where you want to use it. This method might not be convenient for everyone. There is another method of typing which allows us to write directly in Nepali. The tool used for this is called Google Input Tools and it works in Windows. After installing Google Input Tools you will be able to type Devanagari in any software or appl