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Support Hebrew Fonts

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by n3635, Jul 1, 2010.

  1. n3635

    n3635 Member
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    Can't understand why there isn't availble Hebrew fonts on the Incredible on all other smartphones there is availble with no problem?
     

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  2. isoelectric

    isoelectric Active Member
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    Why doesn't Android support Hebrew characters?

    All Android phones have this problem, since fonts have to be stored in internal memory. Android phones currently can't display any RTL language (Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, Pashto, Urdu, Pashto, etc). There are a few other languages that can't be displayed either. A request for Arabic is at the top of the issues list- Issue 5597 - android - Arabic language support . - Project Hosting on Google Code

    It's really a shame, support for these languages are basically necessary for many government/private sector jobs
     
  3. maurinet

    maurinet Well-Known Member
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    If your phone is "routed" you can install Hebrew fonts easily, check it out at the end of my tutorial (see signature).

    בהצלחה
     
  4. bamidbar

    bamidbar New Member
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    how do i put hebrew fonts on the samsung Galaxy s ?
    i cant read websites from israel :(
     
  5. BBock727

    BBock727 Well-Known Member
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    Possibly because there are only about 15 million jewish people in the world. That is a small demographic.
     

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