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Urdu font problem [closed]

asked 2012-09-04 08:38:34 +0200

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I have just started using ubuntu 12,04, there i have a problem with libreoffice. it does not show some of the characters of the urdu langage, instead boxex appear. what should i do?

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answered 2012-09-07 14:26:09 +0200

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Make sure you have fonts installed that cover these characters, and select one of the fonts for document formatting.

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answered 2012-12-13 04:49:06 +0200

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Right -- as @cloph said, you'll need appropriate fonts installed.

Here's a page about enabling Urdu support: http://blog-on-technology.siddiq.me/2012/05/type-urdu-in-ubuntu.html

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