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  Nafees Tahreer Naskh v1.0 beta  



Center for Research in Urdu Language Processing at National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences announces the beta release of character-based Nafees Tahreer Naskh v1.0 Open Type Font for writing Urdu in Naskh script based on Unicode standard. Guidance and calligraphy of basic glyphs for the font has been provided by Syed Jameel-ur-Rehman. He is pupil of Syed Nafees Shah and Hafiz Syed Anees-ul-Hassan. This font is a text font and specially designed for better on screen readability at small point sizes.  

Nafees Tahreer Naskh v1.0 allows Urdu computing on Microsoft 2000, NT, XP, Unix and Linux platforms. This font enables desktop and internet publishing, and electronic communication in Urdu using existing software (without any plug-in) supporting OTF specifications, e.g. MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook (email), Internet Explorer, Netscape Navigator, Mozilla, MS PowerPoint.


**OTF not supported by Windows 98 or below.

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  Nafees Tahreer Naskh v1.0 beta  
  Nafees Tahreer Naskh v1.0 beta (VOLT) Project