- You only need a unicode Ethiopic font (such as GF Zemen) in your computer's font folder (usually in C:\WINDOWS\Fonts on Windows) to be able to see Amharic and Ge'ez fonts.
If the following text matches the image, then your browser is correctly rendering ethiopic font.
With Internet Explorer 6, you will be able to read the pages on this website (you may wish to set a larger text size in the 'View' menu), but Mozilla Firefox works even better, with the right settings. Nevertheless, we recommend installing one of the following fonts to be able to read materials elsewhere on the Internet.
Free Ethiopic fonts and keyboard downloads
- Keyboard driver
washra (package of several fonts and a virtual keyboard)
- GF Zemen
- Ethiopia Jiret
- TITUS Cyberbit
- Visual Ge'ez
- Typing Help
- Code 2000 (Shareware)
- Code2000 - thousands of fonts from around the world in one huge file, but can cause issues for Windows
- zip file at freefont.Unzip the .ttf files in c:/windows/fonts on windows without their directory.
Free GeezEdit Amharic Typing Online. No need for fonts or keyboards
- Patent pending http://freetyping.geezedit.com/
see the talk page