Keyman Alternatives

    Keyman is described as 'With keyboards for over 1000 languages, Keyman Desktop lets you type in your language even when Windows doesn't. You can even create your own custom keyboards with Keyman Developer 9.0. The free version offers 2 languages' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are five alternatives to Keyman for Windows, Android, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is Uosk, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Keyman are Sinhala Keyhelp (Free), Azhagi+ (AzhagiPlus) (Free), Sellinam (Free) and PolyglotKeyboard (Free).

    This page was last updated Sep 10, 2019

    1. Uosk is a light tool that opens any ASCII, ANSI, UTF-8 and UTF-16 text file and converts words (e.g. separated by spaces) into buttons. Clicking one button the text snippet is pasted into any text editor (Notepad, WordPad, MS Office, OpenOffice...).
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Sinhala KeyHelp runs in the background and handles modifiers (pillam) according to the characters as you type to give you a smooth writing experience. Sinhala KeyHelp works on any application such as Word, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Android
      It is a software which allows users to type in many Indian languages like Tamil, Hindi, Sanskrit, Telugu and more. It also supports a phonetic keyboard for these languages.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Sellinam enables Tamil text input on mobile devices. It suports Tamil phonetic keyboard too. It was first developed in the year 2003 and subsequently launched for public usage in 2005 on Ponggal day.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Android
      PolyglotKeyboard is an application for polyglots, for people, who need to type different languages (nearly) simultaneously. It allows using simple keyboard shortcuts for writing desired special characters found in different alphabets.
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