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On this page we will try to explain how to resolve problems when viewing the Malayalam pages. Malayalam
If you see Malayalam letters but there are '''too many spelling mistakes''' your browser is probably not set up for Indic scripts.
If you have Windows XP with the SP2 update, you already have a working system. The Kartika font which comes with the SP2 update is a decent font. But you need to install any Unicode 5.1 compliant fonts to see new chillus. (See the section [[#Managing Chillu Charaters|Managing Chillu Charaters]] for more details).
The most likely reason why you cannot see anything on the Malayalam
===Internet Explorer users:===
Default Karthika font available in windows for Malayalam is not able to handle [http://unicode.org/versions/Unicode5.1.0/#Malayalam_Chillu_Characters Atomic Chillu Characters] defined in Unicode 5.1.0. But current version of popular [https://sourceforge.net/projects/anjalifont/files/AnjaliOldLipiVersion%200.730.4%202008.ttf/download AnjaliOldlipi] supports atomic chillus. If you are reluctant to use fonts which are encoded with atomic chillus, and using Firefox or Google Chrome, install [https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/7289 this] firefox add-on or [https://chrome.google.com/extensions/detail/laedncddaglmibeincionifdjjmccgpa?hl=en this] chrome extension respectively to convert newly defined Chillaksharams to old fashion.
==== For Windows/IE 6 users ====
Users of Windows XP and Internet Explorer 6 should have difficulty in viewing atomic chillus in their edit box, titlebar etc. even after installing and configuring a newer Unicode 5.1 compatible Malayalam font. '''Uninstalling Kartika.ttf font''' and '''configuring the user interface elements (such as Window title, icon etc) to use any Unicode 5.1 compatible font (such as Anjali/Rachana)''' through Display properties in control panel will fix this problem. Use Controlpanel->Display->Appearance->Advanced option for this configuration. Snapshot of this configuration is given [http://sites.google.com/site/vssun9/cpl.JPG here]. A snapshot of
==For users of GNU/Linux==
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