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How to set Fonts other than English!

 
Raajesh Chandran
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HI!
I want to set fonts (Regiobnal Languages).It is working fine when I use the english fonts.I can't set the fonts like SYMBOLS,WINDIGS etc..Pls help me how can I set the fonts.Thanks in advance
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Java supports Unicode fonts. So one unicode font can be used for all regional languages. Create a resource bundle for the various regional languages and load them accordingly.
 
Raajesh Chandran
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Originally posted by Sudharsan G'rajan:
Java supports Unicode fonts. So one unicode font can be used for all regional languages. Create a resource bundle for the various regional languages and load them accordingly.

The REgional fonts are working fine in swings, the problem is only with the awt applets.
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Sudharsan Govindarajan
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oh! Sorry for my misinterpretation. BTW are you using Unicode or non Unicode fonts for Regional Languages? Do u have any specific reson for using AWT in applets? Why can't yo use Swing in Applets?
 
Raajesh Chandran
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Originally posted by Sudharsan G'rajan:
oh! Sorry for my misinterpretation. BTW are you using Unicode or non Unicode fonts for Regional Languages? Do u have any specific reson for using AWT in applets? Why can't yo use Swing in Applets?

It is working fine with swings. The need to use Unicode fonts is for the localization purpose.
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Dirk Schreckmann
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I'm not sure if it really contains any information pertinent to your situation, but you may want to take a look at The Internationalization Trail of Sun's Java Tutorial.
Good Luck.
 
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