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Keying Comma in Arabic

Arabic translation: Pretend you are typing capital K

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00:49 Jul 8, 2003
English to Arabic translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: Keying Comma in Arabic
When I input Comma in Windows 2000 Pro (or Windows XP) with Word 2000/XP, activated for Arabic key board, the Cooma appears as an English comma and not an Arabic one. How I can correct this situation.
Dharm Jain
Canada
Local time: 09:38
Arabic translation:Pretend you are typing capital K
Explanation:
Shift+K produces the Arabic comma.
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Fuad Yahya
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The Arabic file I received from Arabic translator, when opened in Word 2000 with arabic support shows the Arabic comma converted into English Comma. While it correctly appearing at translator's computer, (As he sent me a pdf of the word file). How can I open his file correctly?

Thanks,

Dharm
djain@usa.net
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5 +1Pretend you are typing capital KFuad Yahya


  

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Pretend you are typing capital K


Explanation:
Shift+K produces the Arabic comma.

Fuad Yahya
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7167
Grading comment
The Arabic file I received from Arabic translator, when opened in Word 2000 with arabic support shows the Arabic comma converted into English Comma. While it correctly appearing at translator's computer, (As he sent me a pdf of the word file). How can I open his file correctly?

Thanks,

Dharm
djain@usa.net

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