What is Bijoy Keyboard.
Bijoy means victory. It is a Bengali word. And Bijoy Keyboard is a keyboard layout that is used to write Bengla and mostly for Printing and Photoshop. This keyboard layout owned by Mustafa Jabbar. Today, we will talk about how to write Bangla with Bijoy Keyboard.
Bijoy Software is not Free . You have to buy software to work with. After Purchasing software, install and start using.
People use bijoy from the age of windows-98 till now. But now a days, there are more keyboard layout like Avro Keyboard used to write Bangle. Bijoy 2000, Bijoy Pro for WinXP, Bijoy 2003 and Bijoy Bahanno are different version.
Quick review to write Bangla with Bijoy Keyboard Steps
- Install Bijoy Keyboard
- Set keyboard by pressing Ctrl + Alt + B
- Set any Bangla font like sutonnyMJ
- To back to English, again Ctrl + Alt + B and have to change the font to any English font like Times New Roman
Bijoy Keyboard Layout
To use this keyboard, you need to install the keyboard on your computer. And please be noted that Bijoy is not a free application. Bijoy Ekattor is the last version of Bijoy Keyboard included with Unicode feature. But Bijoy Bahanno is popular then Bijoy Ekattor. Following is the Bijoy keyboard layout.
How to Set Bijoy Keyboard
After installation, you need to set the keyboard. Press Ctrl+Alt+B on your keyboard to set the bijoy keyboard and now it is ready to write Bangle. Also you need to set the font! sutonnyMJ is the default font of Bijoy Keyboard. If you set font and change your keyboard into bangla (Ctrl+Alt+B), Press Shift+F to test whether the keyboard set properly or not. If everything is OK, after pressing Shift+F you will get the first later of Bengali alphabet ” ক ” .
So, to change English to bijoy Bangla or vice versa bijoy keyboard shortcut is Ctrl + Alt + B
How to set sutonnyMJ font
In case you don’t know how to change or set font, here I am going to show you. You do not need to buy fonts, its already there in windows fonts folder when you setup bijoy keyboard in your computer. Well, lets see how to set it. I will show you in Word program of Microsoft office package. I don’t know which Microsoft suite you are using. I am using Microsoft Office 2013.
Okay. So, if you already installed Bijoy Bayanno or later, fonts already installed in your PC. Open Word Program and then see the below image.
Go to Home and then click on that font box marked as red in the above image. now see the below image. Once you clicked on that font box, you will see the list of all fonts installed in your PC. Now choose that red mark box font that is actually SutonnyMJ font. Or any other bijoy font ( you will see then with bangle letters ).
How to write Bangla and English at the same time
As you already noticed that for bangla, you have to press Ctrl+Alt+B and also have to change the font. Similarly to back to English, again you have to press Ctrl+Alt+B and have to set any English font.
So, for Bangla,
press Ctrl+Alt+B and than set bangla font like sutonnyMJ.
press Ctrl+Alt+B and than set English font like Times new roman.
Start typing with Bijoy Keyboard
Well, let’s start writing bangla. Say we may write “আমার”. Set the keyboard first and also set font. Now press following
G+F M+G+F V and you will get আমার. Here G is used to link later.
Let us write another word. ডাক্তার (Bengali of Doctor). Now press following
E+F J+G+K+F V and you will get ডাক্তার,
Video tutorial about How to write Bangla with Bijoy Keyboard
Bijoy Unicode Support
The old version of bijoy does not support Unicode bangla. But the last version like Bijoy Ekattor or Bijoy Bahanno support both. In Bengali alphabet, there are a lot of complex latter and I added them and See following.
If you are totally new on Bijoy keyboard and already familiar with Avro keyboard, you have love to have a look on Unicode to Bijoy Offline Converter . We have prepared a list of Bangla complex later. Thought, we are not the authority of Bijoy Keyboard, please fill free to ask about your problem. We will try our best solve the issue if possible.
Buy Keyboard With Bijoy Bangla
There are some big or small keyboard with bijoy bangla layout printed. A4 Tech KR-83 and some other provider have created some USB Keyboard with bijoy layout printed. You can buy keyboard with that support in Bangladesh. Almost everywhere in Bangladesh, those type of keyboard available. And as I know some selected shop in Kolkata also sale same thing.
May have a look if you have problem about how to write ref in bijoy keyboard