LibreOffice / OpenOffice configuration for Tibetan script support
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Revision as of 07:31, 14 September 2008 by Domschl
- Follow Preparing Computers for Tibetan Editing to setup your computer for Tibetan editing. (Install input method, fonts and correct display of complex scripts)
- Get the latest version of OpenOffice for your platform
Configuration of OpenOffice
- Start OpenOffice
Tools/Options/Language Settings/Languagesand within "Enhanced Language Support" enable "Enabled complex text layout (CTL)". Complex text layout is required to be able to work with Tibetan Unicode fonts in OpenOffice.
- In the same dialog select as "Default Language" for "CTL"
Additional Software: Tibetan formatting macros
You can also install the Tibetan Formatter OpenOffice Extension.
Visit this link to see how to enable Tibetan inputing in OpenOffice.