Using this Kannada static keypad, you can write in both Kannada(ಕನ್ನಡ) and English with intelligent and accurate dictionary predictions on both Android phones and tablets. Numbers, symbols, smileys, attractive extras are also supported.
This is a static keypad for those who prefer a static keypad with some additional innovations to ease your writing. The keyboard layout is largely of Inscript.
This keypad is an IME (Input Method Editor) and hence you will be able to write in all parts of the phone, WhatsApp, Facebook, Address Book etc. The installation is a little different, follow instructions.
Step 2: Settings -> Language & Input -> Default -> Select Kannada Static Keypad IME.
New words can be added to Dictionary, removed from Dictionary.
Common messages supported in templates.
Custom Signature supported.
Keysound & Vibration supported and optional.
Fonts with good rendering should be present on your phone or will show boxes or wrong rendering.
This Kannada static keyboard is from Luna Ergonomics, the makers of Panini Keypad, the dynamic keypad, download link here. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.paninikeypad.kannada
You can study how all Ottakshara (consonant conjuncts) are written from this link.
ಜ್ಞಾನ = ಜ+್+ಞ+ಾ+ನ
ಪತ್ರ = ಪ+ತ+್+ರ
ಜ್ಞಾನ = ಜ+್+ಞ+ಾ+ನ
ಔಷಧಾ = ಔ+ಷ+ಧ+ಾ
ಕೃಷಿ = ಕ+ೃ+ಷ+ಿ
ಪ್ರೀತಿ = ಪ+್+ರ+ೀ+ತ+ಿ
ಧೀರ್ಘ = ಧ+ೀ+ರ+್+ಘ
ಸ್ವಾಧೀನ = ಸ+್+ವ+ಾ+ಧ+ೀ+ನ
Halant/Virama is a character(always appears in Red colour)used in between consonants to form Ottakshara in Kannada language.
All Ottakshara/Vattakshara characters are supported in this static keypad.
Follow these examples, after some time you will used to Kannada static keyboard IME for Kannada typing.
Experience this new innovative Kannada static keyboard IME.
Privacy concerns: This static keyboard does not try to read your data or connect to a server for prediction. Your data stays on your phone and the application does not connect anywhere, you can use it offline also.
Kannada Static Keypad IME is a free software application from the System Maintenance subcategory, part of the System Utilities category.
The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2015-12-16. The program can be installed on Android.
Kannada Static Keypad IME (version 1.4) has a file size of 3.25 MB and is available for download from our website.
Just click the green Download button above to start. Until now the program was downloaded 11 times.
We already checked that the download link to be safe, however for your own protection we recommend that you scan the downloaded software with your antivirus.
Here you can find the changelog of Kannada Static Keypad IME since it was posted on our website on 2016-10-18.
The latest version is 1.4 and it was updated on soft112.com on 2018-03-21.
See below the changes in each version:
posted on 2015-12-16
--: Major Update on 16-DEC-2015 :--,Use through 2016.,Some minor bugs have been fixed.,Enhanced typing speed.,Improve usability.