Export (0) Print
Expand All

Locale Specific Support (Windows CE 5.0)

Windows CE 5.0
Send Feedback

Windows CE provides support for several different locales. The locale-specific support in Windows CE includes fonts, keyboards and keyboard drivers, Input Method Editors (IMEs), and Input Methods (IMs).

Windows CE supports the following locales:

  • Arabic
  • Chinese (Simplified)
  • Chinese (Traditional)
  • English (U.S.)
  • English (Worldwide)
  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Indic
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Thai

In This Section

Locale Specific OS Design Development
Describes all the locale-specific Catalog items that are included in Windows CE. Lists the modules and components for the locale-specific technologies.
AGFA AC3 Font Compression OS Design Development
Provides information about the AFGA AC3 Font Compression technology that is helpful when designing and developing a Windows CE OS.
Transcriber Handwriting Recognition Application OS Design Development
Provides information about the Transcriber Handwriting Recognition application that is helpful when designing and developing a Windows CE OS. Includes an overview of the handwriting recognition architecture in Windows CE, shows how to recognize a hand-drawn character, and provides instructions about how to perform handwriting recognition.
Handwriting Recognizer Engine (HWX)
Provides information about the Handwriting Recognizer Engine that is helpful when designing and developing a Windows CE OS. Describes how to use the
Arabic
Provides information about the Arabic locale support that is helpful when designing and developing a Windows CE OS.
Chinese (Simplified)
Provides information about the Simplified Chinese locale support that is helpful when designing and developing a Windows CE OS. Includes detailed information about the Simplified Chinese Input Methods (IM)s and Input Method Editors (IMEs).
Chinese (Traditional)
Provides information about the Traditional Chinese locale support that is helpful when designing and developing a Windows CE OS.
Hebrew
Provides information about the Hebrew locale support that is helpful when designing and developing a Windows CE OS.
Indic
Provides information about the Indic locale support that is helpful when designing and developing a Windows CE OS.
Japanese
Provides information about the Japanese locale support that is helpful when designing and developing a Windows CE OS. Includes detailed information about the Japanese IMs and IMEs. Provides a description of the Japanese Edit Control functionality.
Korean
Provides information about the Korean locale support that is helpful when designing and developing a Windows CE OS. Includes detailed information about the Korean IMs and IMEs.
Thai
Provides information about the Thai locale support that is helpful when designing and developing a Windows CE OS.

Related Sections

National Language Support (NLS)
Provides information about NLS support in Windows CE. NLS enables support of the different locale-specific needs of users around the world.
Input Method Manager (IMM)
Provides a comprehensive overview of IMM. IMM manages the communication between an Input Method Editor (IME) and an application.
International OS Design Development
Provides OEM guide information about the International features supported in Windows CE.
International Application Development
Describes how to program and design a global application.
Unicode Script Processor for Complex Scriptst Processor for Complex Scripts
Provides a comprehensive overview of the Uniscribe technology. This technology supports scripts that require special processing to show and edit because the characters are not laid out in a linear progression from left to right.

Send Feedback on this topic to the authors

Feedback FAQs

© 2006 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.


Show:
© 2014 Microsoft