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What languages can I type on my Windows XP computer?

Windows XP has built into it 137 different input layouts. A keyboard layout will allow you to type in any of the available languages using the input method native to that language or country. To find a specific language you may want to use the Find feature of your browser. Otherwise, the layouts are listed in alphabetic order by language name.

Note: For languages that use the Roman alphabet with accents, it is possible to produce all necessary accents within the US - International keyboard layout.

Afrikaans
Albanian
Arabic (Algeria)
Arabic (Bahrain)
Arabic (Egypt)
Arabic (Iraq)
Arabic (Jordan)
Arabic (Kuwait)
Arabic (Lebanon)
Arabic (Libya)
Arabic (Morocco)
Arabic (Oman)
Arabic (Qatar)
Arabic (Saudi Arabia)
Arabic (Syria)
Arabic (Tunisia)
Arabic (U.A.E.)
Arabic (Yemen)
Armenian
Azeri (Cyrillic)
Azeri (Latin)
Basque
Belarusian
Bulgarian
Catalan
Chinese (Macau S.A.R.)
Chinese (PRC)
Chinese (Singapore)
Chinese (Taiwan)
Croatian
Czech
Danish
Divehi (Maldives)
Dutch (Belgium)
Dutch (Netherlands)
English (Australia)
English (Belize)
English (Canada)
English (Caribbean)
English (Ireland)
English (Jamaica)
English (New Zealand)
English (Philippines)
English (South Africa)
English (Trinidad)
English (United Kingdom)
English (United States)
English (Zimbabwe)
Estonian
Faeroese
Farsi
Finnish
French (Belgium)
French (Canada)
French (France)
French (Luxembourg)
French (Monaco)
French (Switzerland)
Galician (Spain)
Georgian
German (Austria)
German (Germany)
German (Liechtenstein)
German (Luxembourg)
German (Switzerland)
Greek
Gujarati (India)
Hebrew
Hindi
Hungarian
Icelandic
Indonesian
Italian (Italy)
Italian (Switzerland)
Japanese
Kannada (India)
Kazakh
Konkani
Korean
Kyrgyz (Kyrgyzstan)
Latvian
Lithuanian
Malay (Brunei Darussalam)
Malay (Malaysia)
Malayalam
Marathi
Mongolian (Mongolia)
Norwegian (Bokmal)
Norwegian (Nynorsk)
Polish
Portuguese (Brazil)
Portuguese (Portugal)
Punjabi (India)
Romanian
Russian
Sanskrit
Serbian (Cyrillic)
Serbian (Latin)
Slovak
Slovenian
Spanish (Argentina)
Spanish (Bolivia)
Spanish (Chile)
Spanish (Colombia)
Spanish (Costa Rica)
Spanish (Dominican Republic)
Spanish (Ecuador)
Spanish (El Salvador)
Spanish (Guatemala)
Spanish (Honduras)
Spanish (International Sort)
Spanish (Mexico)
Spanish (Nicaragua)
Spanish (Panama)
Spanish (Paraguay)
Spanish (Peru)
Spanish (Puerto Rico)
Spanish (Traditional Sort)
Spanish (Uruguay)
Spanish (Venezuela)
Swahili
Swedish
Swedish (Finland)
Syriac (Syria)
Tamil
Tatar
Telugu (India)
Thai
Turkish
Ukrainian
Urdu
Uzbek
(Cyrillic)
Uzbek (Latin)
Vietnamese

  • cborn, 30 July 2004
  • Keywords: windows XP

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