Thursday, July 1, 2010

New Plug-in for Complex Scripts for Adobe Apps

WinSoft has announced ScribeDOOR, which expands the capabilities of standard versions of Adobe InDesign or Illustrator CS4 or CS5 to edit and treat text in various complex scripts. According to their specs, support includes Arabic, Azeri, Bengali, Farsi, Georgian, Greek, Gujarati, Hebrew, Hindi, Kannada, Kazakh, Khmer/Cambodian, Lao, Malayalam, Marathi, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil, Thai, Urdu, and Vietnamese.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Yes, it works pretty well, requiring OpenType fonts, and enabling all the features of the World-Ready Composers. Although finding a workable nastaleeq style font for Urdu isn't easy.

Chris Thompson