# Windows

We will use Keyman as the input tool. Keyman input tool is an opensource input mechanism developed by SIL.

# All in one installer

Download Keyman Desktop and Swanalekha Malayalam in a single installer:

Keyman Desktop and Swanalekha Malayalam installer

# Installing swanalekha and keyman seperately

Download keyman for windows from here and install. You may follow the detailed documentation from their website.

Download the Swanalekha keyman input method. Use the download button below.

Download Swanalekha Keyman

Start the Keyman. Open Keyman Configuration, from the Keyman menu (on the Windows Taskbar near the clock).

Select the Keyboard Layouts tab. Click Install Keyboard and choose the swanalekha keyboard downloaded. You may also follow detailed documentation from their website.

Now open any application where you want to type Malayalam. From the keyman icon, Choose "Swanalekha Malayalam". Now you can type in Manglish anywhere and you will see malayalam.

# Video tutorial

Here is a video illustrating installation and usage.