WinVNKey is a free
software to type Vietnamese and other languages for Windows
WinVNKey supports most of the Vietnamese character
set (encoding), such as: Unicode, VISCII, VNI, VPS, ABC,
... also the obsolete charsets. Besides for typing Vietnamese, we
can use WinVNKey to type languages of many other
countries such as: French, German, Polish, Czech, Russian, Pali, Pinyin,
Japanese, etc.. In particular, we can entry of Hán (chinese) or Nôm characters by typing their pronunciations in
Vietnamese or Pinyin.
The outstanding advantage of WinVNKey
is provided the means for users to input their own designs of typing method
and macros. And the available typing methods or macros in WinVNKey are just some common types for helping users
can use the keyboard driver immediately.
character set and 45 other countries’ charset. details
Vietnamese typing methods: VNI, Telex, VIQR, Microsoft, etc. details
the mark anywhere and WinVNKey will put it in
spelling for single words or compound words.
language of more than 30 countries with macros. details
Hán Nôm by Vietnamese
and Pinyin pronunciations, or by the four corner index method or Canjie. details
character case for selected text in an application. details
the deformation or the square-box in email. details
up Hỏi/Ngã (the Falling
and Rising accent mark) in Vietnamese words. details
Characters Map and Unicode typepad. details
Automatical re-typing the documents. details
between Vietnamese charset (encoding) for plain text. details
charset for RTF documents (only need knowing source font and destination
types of macros to be used in any situation of shorthand typing. details
Vietnamese in Audition game and other games. details
typing method Tubinhtran. details
There are also many other diverse functions. To find
out these functions, when running WinVNKKey, just
click the blue text (hyperlinks) related to see the detailed explanation,
or see the articles about WinVNKey in Manual of WinVNKey
or at the next section.
Express Manual for WinVNKey.
Download WinVNKey & Type Vietnamese.
Multilingual function of WinVNKey.
the special functions of WinVNKey.
Typing Hán Nôm by WinVNKey. (written in Vietnamese)
Vietnamese in game Audition.
• Date 6-5-2009: WinVNKey 5.5.456, released in two separate
- a. WinVNKey 5.5.456 for 32-bit or 64-bit Windows
Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7.
This version runs in MS Office applications, Internet Explorer,
Firefox, Chrome, pidyin, etc. on Vista or
Windows Server 2008, Windows 7 (both 32-bit or 64-bit) without to turn
off UAC (User Account Control) or Protected Mode.
- WinVNKey 5.5.456 for Windows
see details in Vietnamese or English.
• Date 28-1-2008: released WinVNKey 5.5 444, with features:
character case or character set for selected text in an application
method: allow other key to provide letter d.
support new functions. Add tail macro type,
process the Lazy Syllable macro in smarter way.
Option Page: add function to change syllable, add some options
"Automatically change" and "Edit syllable”.
for fast typing method Tubinhtran.
• Date 9-8-2007: released WinVNKey 5.5.431, with features:
the smart typing of syllables: ie => iê, ue => uê, uye => uyê, ye => yê.
ÂuViệt Macintosh encoding (supports typing method
and conversion of RTF and plain text.)
database of Nôm (single word) by Mr. Lê Sơn Thanh
(Khúc Thần), provided
databases of Buddhism Hán, including 27,364
single words and compound words. Typing by Vietnamese pronunciations
(select menu: Hán).
• Date 1-8-2007: released WinVNKey 5.5.429, with features:
the ability to define the sign ^
for each letter: a, e, o, and the hook for each letter: o and u.
the first time, this version supports typing Hán
by Pinying pronunciations with accent marks are:
1, 2, 3, 4.
• Date 6-8-2006: released WinVNKey 5.5.424.
• Date 14-7-2006: released WinVNKey 5.5.420
• Date 10-3-2006: released WinVNKey 5.2.390
• Date10-2-2006: released WinVNKey 5.2.383
• Date 27-10-2005: released WinVNKey 5.2.373
• Date 6-10-2005: released WinVNKey 5.2.372
• Date 8-3-2005: released WinVNKey 5.0 for Windows NT/2K/XP
• Date 14-1-2003: released Winvnkey 4.0 beta 3 for NT/95/98/ME