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IPA Unicode Windows Keyboards - old versions

Lorna Evans, 2014-02-26

Back to Current Versions of Keyboards

IPA Unicode Keyman Keyboard

Old downloads

IPA Unicode 1.3

Beginning with version 1.1.4, this keyboard contains a fix for the problem of fast typing reordering keystrokes when using Keyman with TSF. The basic effect of this is to make Keyman do all text input using TSF, rather than a mixture of TSF and ordinary keyboard events. If you use  FieldWorks you should upgrade to this version of the keyboard.

This version includes support for Unicode 6.1 codepoint for U+A7F9  MODIFIER LETTER SMALL LIGATURE OE. It also includes support for U+2205  EMPTY SET, U+25CC  DOTTED CIRCLE (as a "holder" for diacritics) and for U+030D  COMBINING VERTICAL LINE ABOVE (for syllabic where the base character has a descender).
IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver 1.3) KMN Keyboard (Keyman installer)
Martin Hosken and Lorna Evans, 2013-02-18
Download "IPAUni13.kmp", Keyman keyboard package, 404KB [3181 downloads]
If you download this package, you must have Keyman already installed. You can just double-click IPAUni13.kmp to install the keyboard package. The keyboard layout is available in the IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver 1.3) KMN.pdf and will be available from the Start menu once you have installed the package.
IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver 1.3) KMN Keyboard (zip file)
Martin Hosken and Lorna Evans, 2013-02-18
Download "IPAUni_13.zip", ZIP archive, 401KB [2093 downloads]
Download this zip file if you prefer to download a zip file rather than a Keyman installer. Keyman must be installed and then you can double-click IPAUni12.kmx to install the keyboard. The keyboard layout is available in the IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver 1.3) KMN.pdf. Full installation instruction are available in welcome.htm (however, the method described in this document may not work if you have a non-US keyboard with an  Alt-Gr  key).
IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver 1.3) KMN Keyboard Source files
Martin Hosken and Lorna Evans, 2013-02-18
Download "IPAUni_Src13.zip", ZIP archive, 86KB [1352 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.
IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver 1.3) KMN documentation (pdf)
Martin Hosken and Lorna Evans, 2013-02-15
Download "IPA Unicode 6.2_ver 1.3_KMN.pdf", Acrobat PDF document, 407KB [4467 downloads]
You may just download the documentation if you wish. In an appendix, this document contains a chart of all IPA characters, IPA numbers and, where available, their Unicode equivalences. It is made available as a separate download for those who wish to use this resource without the keyboard.
IPA Unicode 1.2

Beginning with version 1.1.4, this keyboard contains a fix for the problem of fast typing reordering keystrokes when using Keyman with TSF. The basic effect of this is to make Keyman do all text input using TSF, rather than a mixture of TSF and ordinary keyboard events. If you use  FieldWorks you should upgrade to this version of the keyboard.

This version includes support for Unicode 5.1 codepoints for upstep, downstep, hooked v (bilabial flap) and hooked w.
IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver 1.2) KMN Keyboard (Keyman installer)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2008-10-01
Download "IPAUni12.kmp", Keyman keyboard package, 593KB [12598 downloads]
If you download this package, you must have Keyman already installed. You can just double-click IPAUni12b.kmp to install the keyboard package. The keyboard layout is available in the IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver 1.2) KMN.pdf and will be available from the Start menu once you have installed the package.
IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver 1.2) KMN Keyboard (zip file)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2008-10-01
Download "IPAUni_12.zip", ZIP archive, 590KB [6922 downloads]
Download this zip file if you prefer to download a zip file rather than a Keyman installer. Keyman must be installed and then you can double-click IPAUni12.kmx to install the keyboard. The keyboard layout is available in the IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver 1.2) KMN.pdf. Full installation instruction are available in welcome.htm (however, the method described in this document may not work if you have a non-US keyboard with an  Alt-Gr  key).
IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver 1.2) KMN Keyboard Source files
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2008-10-01
Download "IPAUni_Src12.zip", ZIP archive, 121KB [4088 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.
IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver 1.2) KMN documentation (pdf)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2008-10-01
Download "IPA Unicode 5.1_ver 1.2_KMN.pdf", Acrobat PDF document, 624KB [16645 downloads]
You may just download the documentation if you wish. In an appendix, this document contains a chart of all IPA characters, IPA numbers and, where available, their Unicode equivalences. It is made available as a separate download for those who wish to use this resource without the keyboard.
IPA Unicode 1.1.5

This version (and 1.1.4) contains a fix for the problem of fast typing reordering keystrokes when using Keyman with TSF. The basic effect of this is to make Keyman do all text input using TSF, rather than a mixture of TSF and ordinary keyboard events. If you use  FieldWorks you should upgrade to this version of the keyboard.

This version has also been released under a new license. It also contains keystrokes for U+034F COMBINING GRAPHEME JOINER
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.5) KMN Keyboard (Keyman installer)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2008-02-12
Download "IPAUni11.kmp", Keyman keyboard package, 577KB [3066 downloads]
If you download this package, you must have Keyman already installed. You can just double-click IPAUni11.kmp to install the keyboard package. The keyboard layout is available in the IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.5) KMN.pdf and will be available from the Start menu once you have installed the package.
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.5) KMN Keyboard (zip file)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2008-02-12
Download "IPAUni_11.zip", ZIP archive, 574KB [1984 downloads]
Download this zip file if you prefer to download a zip file rather than a Keyman installer. Keyman must be installed and then you can double-click IPAUni11.kmx to install the keyboard. The keyboard layout is available in the IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.5) KMN.pdf. Full installation instruction are available in welcome.htm (however, the method described in this document may not work if you have a non-US keyboard with an  Alt-Gr  key).
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.5) KMN Keyboard Source files
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2008-02-12
Download "IPAUni_Src11.zip", ZIP archive, 126KB [1660 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.5) KMN documentation (pdf)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2008-02-12
Download "IPA Unicode 5.0c_ver 1.1.5_KMN.pdf", Acrobat PDF document, 648KB [2760 downloads]
You may just download the documentation if you wish. In an appendix, this document contains a chart of all IPA characters, IPA numbers and, where available, their Unicode equivalences. It is made available as a separate download for those who wish to use this resource without the keyboard.
IPA Unicode 1.1.4 This version contains a fix for the problem of fast typing reordering keystrokes when using Keyman with TSF. The basic effect of this is to make Keyman do all text input using TSF, rather than a mixture of TSF and ordinary keyboard events. If you use  FieldWorks you should upgrade to this version of the keyboard.
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.4) KMN Keyboard (Keyman installer)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2007-09-24
Download "IPAUni11.kmp", Keyman keyboard package, 303KB [3337 downloads]
If you download this package, you must have Keyman already installed. You can just double-click IPAUni11.kmp to install the keyboard package. The keyboard layout is available in the IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.2) KMN.pdf (documentation is unchanged since ver 1.1.2) and will be available from the Start menu once you have installed the package.
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.4) KMN Keyboard (zip file)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2007-09-24
Download "IPAUni_11.zip", ZIP archive, 300KB [2094 downloads]
Download this zip file if you prefer to download a zip file rather than a Keyman installer. Keyman must be installed and then you can double-click IPAUni11.kmx to install the keyboard. The keyboard layout is available in the IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.2) KMN.pdf (documentation is unchanged since ver 1.1.2). Full installation instruction are available in welcome.htm (however, the method described in this document may not work if you have a non-US keyboard with an  Alt-Gr  key).
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.4) KMN Keyboard Source files
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2007-09-24
Download "IPAUni_Src11.zip", ZIP archive, 123KB [1729 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.
IPA Unicode 1.1.2 This version removes ordering restrictions of combining marks which have been in the keyboard since they were required for the legacy IPA93 font. These restrictions are no longer necessary with Unicode.
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.2) KMN Keyboard (Keyman installer)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2007-06-12
Download "IPAUni11.kmp", Keyman keyboard package, 302KB [2846 downloads]
If you download this package, you must have Keyman already installed. You can just double-click IPAUni11.kmp to install the keyboard package. The keyboard layout is available in the IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.2) KMN.pdf and will be available from the Start menu once you have installed the package.
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.2) KMN Keyboard (zip file)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2007-06-12
Download "IPAUni_11.zip", ZIP archive, 299KB [1848 downloads]
Download this zip file if you prefer to download a zip file rather than a Keyman installer. Keyman must be installed and then you can double-click IPAUni11.kmx to install the keyboard. The keyboard layout is available in the IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.2) KMN.pdf. Full installation instruction are available in welcome.htm (however, the method described in this document may not work if you have a non-US keyboard with an  Alt-Gr  key).
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.2) KMN Keyboard Source files
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2007-06-12
Download "/IPAUni_Src11.zip", ZIP archive, 122KB [2876 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.1.2) KMN documentation (pdf)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2007-09-10
Download "/IPA Unicode 5.0c_ver 1.1.2_KMN.pdf", Acrobat PDF document, 357KB [5217 downloads]
You may just download the documentation if you wish. In an appendix, this document contains a chart of all IPA characters, IPA numbers and, where available, their Unicode equivalences. It is made available as a separate download for those who wish to use this resource without the keyboard.
IPA Unicode 1.1.1 This version adds support for three diacritics: U+0307  COMBINING DOT ABOVE, U+0323  COMBINING DOT BELOW and U+0310  COMBINING CANDRABINDU.
IPA Unicode 1.1.1 Keyman 6 Keyboard (Keyman installer)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2007-03-06
Download "IPAUni111.kmp", Keyman keyboard package, 658KB [3326 downloads]
If you download this package, you must have Keyman already installed. You can just double-click IPAUni11.kmp to install the keyboard package. The keyboard layout is available in the IPA Unicode 1.1.1 Keyman Keyboard.pdf and will be available from the Start menu once you have installed the package.
IPA Unicode 1.1.1 Keyman 6 Keyboard (zip file)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2007-03-06
Download "IPAUni111.zip", ZIP archive, 658KB [2355 downloads]
Download this zip file if you prefer to download a zip file rather than a Keyman installer. Keyman must be installed and then you can double-click IPAUni11.kmx to install the keyboard. The keyboard layout is available in the IPA Unicode 1.1.1 Keyman Keyboard.pdf. Full installation instruction are available in IPA Unicode 1.1 Keyman Keyboard Installation.pdf (however, the method described in this document may not work if you have a non-US keyboard with an  Alt-Gr  key).
IPA Unicode 1.1.1 Keyman 6 Keyboard Source files
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2007-03-06
Download "IPAUni_Src111.zip", ZIP archive, 231KB [1695 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.
IPA Unicode 1.1  
IPA Unicode 1.1 Keyman 6 Keyboard (Keyman installer)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2007-01-30
Download "IPAUni11.kmp", Keyman keyboard package, 637KB [2664 downloads]
If you download this package, you must have Keyman already installed. You can just double-click IPAUni11.kmp to install the keyboard package. The keyboard layout is available in the IPA Unicode 1.1 Keyman Keyboard.pdf and will be available from the Start menu once you have installed the package.
IPA Unicode 1.1 Keyman 6 Keyboard (zip file)
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2007-01-30
Download "IPAUni11.zip", ZIP archive, 637KB [1889 downloads]
Download this zip file if you prefer to download a zip file rather than a Keyman installer. Keyman must be installed and then you can double-click IPAUni11.kmx to install the keyboard. The keyboard layout is available in the IPA Unicode 1.1 Keyman Keyboard.pdf. Full installation instruction are available in IPA Unicode 1.1 Keyman Keyboard Installation.pdf (however, the method described in this document may not work if you have a non-US keyboard with an  Alt-Gr  key).
IPA Unicode 1.1 Keyman 6 Keyboard Source files
Martin Hosken and Lorna A. Priest, 2007-01-30
Download "IPAUni_Src11.zip", ZIP archive, 216KB [1450 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.
IPA Unicode 1.0.6  
IPA Unicode 1.0.6 Keyman 6 Keyboard (Keyman installer)
Martin Hosken, 2006-04-10
Download "IPAUni106.kmp", Keyman keyboard package, 593KB [7629 downloads]
If you download this package, you must have Keyman already installed. You can just double-click IPAUni10.kmp to install the keyboard package. Documentation is included with the package and will be available from the Start menu once you have installed the package.
IPA Unicode 1.0.6 Keyman 6 Keyboard (zip file)
Martin Hosken, 2006-04-10
Download "IPAUni106.zip", ZIP archive, 593KB [3587 downloads]
Download this zip file if you prefer to download a zip file rather than a Keyman installer. Keyman must be installed and then you can double-click IPAUni10.kmx to install the keyboard. Full installation instruction are available in IPA Unicode 1.0.6 Keyman Keyboard Installation.pdf.
IPA Unicode 1.0.6 Keyman 6 Keyboard Source files
Martin Hosken, 2006-04-10
Download "IPAUni_Src106.zip", ZIP archive, 144KB [2121 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.
IPA Unicode 1.0.5  
IPA Unicode 1.0.5 Keyman 6 Keyboard
Martin Hosken, 2004-09-10
Download "IPAUni105.zip", ZIP archive, 204KB [5725 downloads]
Download this zip file for the Keyman keyboard. Keyman must be installed and then you can double-click IPAUni10.kmx to install the keyboard. Full installation instruction are available in IPA Unicode 1.0.5 Keyman Keyboard Installation.pdf.
IPA Unicode 1.0.5 Keyman 6 Keyboard Source files
Martin Hosken, 2004-10-05
Download "IPAUni_Src105.zip", ZIP archive, 148KB [2714 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.

IPA MSKLC Keyboard

US Keyboard Layout

This keyboard uses The Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator (MSKLC):  http://www.microsoft.com/globaldev/tools/msklc.mspx

It was designed to be similar to SIL's IPA Unicode Keyman Keyboard, in that the keystrokes follow a similar layout. In many cases keystrokes are merely reversed. That is, instead of typing n> to get a U+014B , you would type >n. This system is not always possible to maintain using MSKLC since the Keyman keyboard often used more than two keystrokes and this is not allowed using MSKLC. Please read IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver 1.2) MSK.pdf (in the download package) for installation instructions and the keyboard layout. Make sure that you reboot after installing the keyboard.

This keyboard is based on the US English keyboard layout. If you are using a French or German keyboard (or something else), it should still work. You will need to relearn where keys are though. The key layout on page 4 of the documentation will help you.

Note

The keyboard in its present state is specific to the “Doulos SIL” and "Charis SIL" fonts, in that it references characters in the private use area. In future releases of Doulos SIL and Charis SIL, a number of these characters are expected to appear in standard positions according to the newest  Unicode specification, and the keyboard (and encodings of any documents using those characters) will have to be changed accordingly. This note does not, of course, affect standard (non-PUA) Unicode IPA characters. The keyboard supports up to Unicode 5.1.

Download

IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver. 1.4) MSK

Changes to this keyboard:

  • Add support for the Africanist upstep and downstep characters U+A71D  MODIFIER LETTER RAISED EXCLAMATION MARK, U+A71E  MODIFIER LETTER RAISED INVERTED EXCLAMATION MARK and U+A71F  MODIFIER LETTER LOW INVERTED EXCLAMATION MARK

IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver. 1.4 US) MSK Keyboard
Lorna Evans, 2014-02-26
Download "IPAMSKLC_US_1.4.zip", ZIP archive, 767KB [2406 downloads]

or

IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver. 1.4 UK) MSK Keyboard
Lorna Evans, 2014-02-26
Download "IPAMSKLC_UK_1.4.zip", ZIP archive, 768KB [1092 downloads]
Choose which download you wish, either the US or UK keyboard layout. Download and unzip the zip file to an easy-to-remember location on your hard drive (if you are uncertain what to do with a .zip file, see Decompression Utilities, Downloading & Font Installation Tips). Installation instructions and the keyboard layout are available in the IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver 1.4) MSK.pdf. If you installed an older version such as, IPA (Custom) 1.0 keyboard you must follow the uninstall instructions and reboot your computer before you install this keyboard.
IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver. 1.4 BR) MSK Keyboard
Lorna Evans, 2014-02-26
Download "IPAMSKLC_BR_1.4.zip", ZIP archive, 860KB [795 downloads]
We now provide a Brazilian Portuguese IPA keyboard. The documentation is in Portuguese and the keyboard itself is associated with PT Portuguese (Brazil) language. Download and unzip the zip file to an easy-to-remember location on your hard drive (if you are uncertain what to do with a .zip file, see Decompression Utilities, Downloading & Font Installation Tips). Installation instructions and the keyboard layout are available in the IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver 1.4 BR).pdf.
IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver. 1.3) MSK

Changes to this keyboard:

  • Changed underlying codepoints for superscript oe ligature from PUA codepoints to Unicode 6.1 codepoint.
    • U+F1AD U+A7F9 MODIFIER LETTER SMALL LIGATURE OE
  • Added keystrokes for:
    • U+2205  EMPTY SET
    • U+25CC  DOTTED CIRCLE
    • U+030D  COMBINING VERTICAL LINE ABOVE

IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver. 1.3 US) MSK Keyboard
Lorna Evans, 2013-02-15
Download "IPAMSKLC_US_1.3.zip", ZIP archive, 694KB [3908 downloads]

or

IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver. 1.3 UK) MSK Keyboard
Lorna Evans, 2013-02-15
Download "IPAMSKLC_UK_1.3.zip", ZIP archive, 694KB [1112 downloads]
Choose which download you wish, either the US or UK keyboard layout. Download and unzip the zip file to an easy-to-remember location on your hard drive (if you are uncertain what to do with a .zip file, see Decompression Utilities, Downloading & Font Installation Tips). Installation instructions and the keyboard layout are available in the IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver 1.3) MSK.pdf. If you installed an older version such as, IPA (Custom) 1.0 keyboard you must follow the uninstall instructions and reboot your computer before you install this keyboard.
IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver. 1.3 BR) MSK Keyboard
Lorna Evans, 2013-02-19
Download "IPAMSKLC_BR_1.3.zip", ZIP archive, 2MB [817 downloads]
We now provide a Brazilian Portuguese IPA keyboard. The documentation is in Portuguese and the keyboard itself is associated with PT Portuguese (Brazil) language. Download and unzip the zip file to an easy-to-remember location on your hard drive (if you are uncertain what to do with a .zip file, see Decompression Utilities, Downloading & Font Installation Tips). Installation instructions and the keyboard layout are available in the IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver 1.3 BR).pdf.
IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver. 1.3) MSK Keyboard Sources for US, UK and BR
Lorna Evans, 2013-02-19
Download "IPAMSKLC1.3_Src.zip", ZIP archive, 252KB [952 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.
IPA Unicode 6.2 (ver. 1.3) MSK Keyboard documentation
Lorna Evans, 2013-02-15
Download "IPAMSKLC1.3.pdf", Acrobat PDF document, 453KB [6894 downloads]
You may just download the documentation if you wish. In an appendix, this document contains a chart of all IPA characters, IPA numbers and, where available, their Unicode equivalences. It is made available as a separate download for those who wish to use this resource without the keyboard.
IPA Keyboard Reference Chart
Jonathan Coombs, 2013-05-30
Download "MSKLC_IPAGraphic.pdf", Acrobat PDF document, 125KB [2574 downloads]
This is a one-page keyboard reference that is also a quick IPA reference chart. It's organized and color-coded by place of articulation. See also:  http://wiki.lingtransoft.info/tutorials/ipa
IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver. 1.2) MSK

Changes to this keyboard:

  • Changed the language association to Icelandic.
  • Changed underlying codepoints for upstep, downstep, hook v (bilabial flap) and hook w from PUA codepoints to Unicode 5.1 codepoints.
    • U+F19C U+A71B MODIFIER LETTER RAISED UP ARROW
    • U+F19D U+A71C MODIFIER LETTER RAISED DOWN ARROW
    • U+F21A U+2C73 LATIN SMALL LETTER W WITH HOOK
    • U+F25F U+2C71 LATIN SMALL LETTER V WITH RIGHT HOOK

IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver. 1.2 US) MSK Keyboard
Lorna A. Priest, 2008-10-01
Download "IPAMSKLC_US_1.2.zip", ZIP archive, 900KB [13232 downloads]

or

IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver. 1.2 UK) MSK Keyboard
Lorna A. Priest, 2008-10-01
Download "IPAMSKLC_UK_1.2.zip", ZIP archive, 900KB [3137 downloads]
Choose which download you wish, either the US or UK keyboard layout. Download and unzip the zip file to an easy-to-remember location on your hard drive (if you are uncertain what to do with a .zip file, see Decompression Utilities, Downloading & Font Installation Tips). Installation instructions and the keyboard layout are available in the IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver 1.2) MSK.pdf. If you installed IPA (Custom) 1.0 keyboard you must follow the uninstall instructions and reboot your computer before you install this keyboard.
IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver. 1.2 BR) MSK Keyboard — Brazilian Portuguese
Lorna A. Priest, 2012-02-24
Download "IPAMSKLC_BR_1.2.zip", ZIP archive, 2MB [994 downloads]
We now provide a Brazilian Portuguese IPA keyboard. The documentation is in Portuguese and the keyboard itself if associated with PT Portuguese (Brazil) language. Download and unzip the zip file to an easy-to-remember location on your hard drive (if you are uncertain what to do with a .zip file, see Decompression Utilities, Downloading & Font Installation Tips). Installation instructions and the keyboard layout are available in the IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver 1.2 ABNT-ABNT2).pdf.
IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver. 1.2) MSK Keyboard Sources for US and UK
Lorna A. Priest, 2008-10-01
Download "IPAMSKLC12_Src.zip", ZIP archive, 127KB [2695 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.
IPA Unicode 5.1 (ver. 1.2) MSK Keyboard documentation
Lorna A. Priest, 2008-10-01
Download "IPAMSKLC1.2.pdf", Acrobat PDF document, 681KB [9218 downloads]
You may just download the documentation if you wish. In an appendix, this document contains a chart of all IPA characters, IPA numbers and, where available, their Unicode equivalences. It is made available as a separate download for those who wish to use this resource without the keyboard.
IPA MSKLC ver 1.0.1  
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver. 1.0.1) MSK Keyboard
Lorna A. Priest, 2008-02-12
Download "IPAMSKLC1.0.1.zip", ZIP archive, 965KB [5308 downloads]

Download and unzip this zip file to an easy-to-remember location on your hard drive (if you are uncertain what to do with a .zip file, see Decompression Utilities, Downloading & Font Installation Tips). Installation instructions and the keyboard layout are available in the IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.0.1) MSK.pdf. If you installed IPA (Custom) 1.0 keyboard you must follow the uninstall instructions and reboot your computer before you install this keyboard.

Changes to this keyboard:

  • Changed keyboard name to follow SIL PUA deprecation policy.
  • Added keystrokes for:
    • U+034F  COMBINING GRAPHEME JOINER new keystroke: =<
Source files for the IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.0.1) MSK Keyboard
Lorna A. Priest, 2008-02-12
Download "IPAMSKLC1.0.1_Src.zip", ZIP archive, 191KB [1480 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver. 1.0.1) MSK Keyboard documentation
Lorna A. Priest, 2008-02-12
Download "IPAMSKLC1.0.1.pdf", Acrobat PDF document, 796KB [2508 downloads]
You may just download the documentation if you wish. In an appendix, this document contains a chart of all IPA characters, IPA numbers and, where available, their Unicode equivalences. It is made available as a separate download for those who wish to use this resource without the keyboard.
IPA MSKLC ver 1.0  
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver. 1.0) MSK Keyboard
Lorna A. Priest, 2007-06-22
Download "IPAMSKLC1.0.zip", ZIP archive, 693KB [2527 downloads]

Download and unzip this zip file to an easy-to-remember location on your hard drive (if you are uncertain what to do with a .zip file, see Decompression Utilities, Downloading & Font Installation Tips). Installation instructions and the keyboard layout are available in the IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.0) MSK.pdf. If you installed IPA (Custom) 0.6 keyboard you must follow the uninstall instructions and reboot your computer before you install this keyboard.

Changes to this keyboard:

  • Changed keyboard name to follow SIL PUA deprecation policy.
  • Changed keystrokes for:
    • U+2192  RIGHTWARDS ARROW new keystroke: =>
    • U+02bc  MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE new keystroke: >'
    • U+02bb  MODIFIER LETTER TURNED COMMA new keystroke: <'
Source files for the IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver 1.0) MSK Keyboard
Lorna A. Priest, 2007-06-22
Download "IPAMSKLC1.0_Src.zip", ZIP archive, 190KB [1558 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver. 1.0) MSK Keyboard documentation
Lorna A. Priest, 2007-06-22
Download "IPAMSKLC1.0.pdf", Acrobat PDF document, 505KB [3160 downloads]
You may just download the documentation if you wish. In an appendix, this document contains a chart of all IPA characters, IPA numbers and, where available, their Unicode equivalences. It is made available as a separate download for those who wish to use this resource without the keyboard.
IPA Unicode 5.0c (ver. 1.0 UK) MSK Keyboard
Joan Wardell, 2007-10-16
Download "IPAMSKLC1.0UK.zip", ZIP archive, 1MB [1561 downloads]
IPA in Windows UK keyboard layout, rather than US
IPA MSKLC ver .0.6  
IPA 0.6 MSKLC Keyboard
Lorna A. Priest, 2007-05-03
Download "IPAMSKLC0.6.zip", ZIP archive, 684KB [1453 downloads]

Download and unzip this zip file to an easy-to-remember location on your hard drive (if you are uncertain what to do with a .zip file, see Decompression Utilities, Downloading & Font Installation Tips). Installation instructions and the keyboard layout are available in the IPA 0.6 MSKLC Keyboard.pdf. If you installed IPA (Custom) 0.5 keyboard you must follow the uninstall instructions and reboot your computer before you install this keyboard.

Changes to this keyboard:

  • Updated documentation:
    • added IPA chart layout
    • added Keystrokes column in IPA number chart
    • updated keyboard chart listing for =O
  • Added missing keystrokes for four (4) clicks
Source files for the IPA 0.6 MSKLC Keyboard
Lorna A. Priest, 2007-05-03
Download "IPAMSKLC0.6_Src.zip", ZIP archive, 183KB [1477 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.
IPA MSKLC ver 0.5  
IPA 0.5 MSKLC Keyboard
Lorna A. Priest, 2007-04-09
Download "IPAMSKLC0.5.zip", ZIP archive, 911KB [1691 downloads]
Download and unzip this zip file to an easy-to-remember location on your hard drive (if you are uncertain what to do with a .zip file, see Decompression Utilities, Downloading & Font Installation Tips). Installation instructions and the keyboard layout are available in the IPA 0.5 MSKLC Keyboard.pdf
Source files for the IPA 0.5 MSKLC Keyboard
Lorna A. Priest, 2007-04-09
Download "IPAMSKLC0.5_Src.zip", ZIP archive, 136KB [1348 downloads]
You may also download the source files for this package in the event that you wish to modify the keyboard. If you plan to redistribute your modified keyboard you must rename it.

Page History

2008-05-16 LP: added Keyman IPA ver. 1.1.5 keyboard

2008-02-14 LP: added Keyman IPA ver. 1.1.4 and MSKLC ver. 1.0

2007-06-18 LP: added Keyman IPA ver. 1.1.2

2007-06-18 LP: added Keyman IPA ver. 1.1.1

2007-05-30 LP: added msklc keyboards

2007-04-02 LP: page creation


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