How to read Kannada (Indic) on Android
Like I had written earlier you can't read/write Kannada on an Android phone. I have given this feedback to Google and its also on the bug list. But I am not sure when will Google implement it. The biggest thing I missed is reading Kannada blogs. But then this tip helped me to get Kannada back on mobile.
1. Search for Opera Mini on Android market
2. Install it
3. Or use this QR code
4. Type about:config in url bar and then press go
5. Scroll down until you see the setting Use bitmap fonts for complex scripts
6. Change it to yes and save
7. Now try sampada.net and you should be able to read Kannada on Android
This setting will make the Opera Mini to render the page on server side and then deliver it. Hence even though your phone doesn't have Unicode fonts or rendering capability, you can still read it.
I tried it on my Nexus One and it worked. It should work on most of the other Android mobiles.
hey hi… i’m not able read kannada fonts on opera mobile in Nokia 500… plse help me in doing so…
thank you sir…. it worked on wildfire s
wow i got kannada language to read.
Thanks thanks a lot. bro
thanks for solutions,, but i am not able to read or write sms in kannada
Done….. Nice work man…..
thank u its workeed on celkon a 95
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I can’t find “use bitmap fonts ” in opera mini config please help me
thanks, sampada opened in kannada
I found it very useful.
Now I’m using OPERA MINI to read kannada fonts.
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Thank you so much now am able to see justkannada.in website
thanks guru its working perfectly fine
Thanks so mucn,
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sir i am using samsung galaxy grand bt i cont red script taiping in baraha,nudi saftwer.
it worked on my HTC desire c.. thanks !!
Thank u very much for inventing. But I want to read kannada for all app.
Thanks a lot for the info. It worked on HTC v1.
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