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Alvi Nastaliq
 
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Faiz Lahori Nastaliq
 
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Jameel Noori Nastaliq
 
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Mehr Nastaliq
 
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20.00%
Noto Nastaliq
 
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[MODULE][FONT] Urdu Fonts - Nastaliq

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By kamilmirza, Senior Member on 13th December 2018, 10:30 PM
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Magisk modules to replace stock (Naskh) Urdu font with Nastaliq fonts

Compatibility
  • works on Android 10
  • works on AOSP/Custom and Samung OneUI ROMs - Android 9
  • works fine along English
  • works on Microsoft Word and Google Docs (use any other font except Arial)
  • can be used for Arabic

Notes
This mod replaces Arabic font (you may see blocks 🗌 <- like this for Arabic, rarely though)

Mehr Nastaliq v3
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Mehr Nastaliq

Noto Nastaliq
Jameel Noori Nastaliq
Alvi Nastaliq
Faiz Lahori Nastaliq

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16th December 2018, 06:37 AM |#2  
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Originally Posted by kamilmirza

Magisk module to replace stock(ugly) Urdu font with Mehr Nastaliq as default

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Font Info
Mehr Nastaliq is especially developed according to the needs of modern web publishing and mobile applications following the calligraphy of Nasrullah Mehr, a famous font designer and internationally awarded calligrapher of Pakistan.

Features
Faster rendering speed as compared to other Nastaliq fonts
Aaraab and marks support
Approximately 470 glyphs


Changelog
v1 - 2018/12/14
Initial release
works fine along English
works on AOSP Android 9 and TouchWiz ROMs


Notes
This mod replaces Arabic font

Credits
CSaLT, Information Technology University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan for the font

LICENSE
Copyright (c) by Center for Speech and Language Technologies (CSaLT), Information Technology University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan. Licensed under the Creative Commons License (CC BY-SA 4.0).

Source Code
GitHub

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When will we get this beauty?!?
21st December 2018, 12:36 AM |#3  
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can it be used with rooted devices only ?
22nd February 2019, 08:39 PM |#5  
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can it be used with rooted devices only ?

it requires Magisk
18th March 2019, 05:06 AM |#6  
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Not working on Samsung note 9 PIE.
18th March 2019, 04:43 PM |#7  
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Not working on Samsung note 9 PIE.

couldn't make it work on Samsung devices, have tried on custom S8 ROM
can you try it on stock ROM?
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couldn't make it work on Samsung devices, have tried on custom S8 ROM
can you try it on stock ROM?

I have tried on custom ROM but it is not working. I will try it on stock ROM someday.
25th May 2019, 10:42 PM |#9  
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v2 released with Samsung OneUI support

v2 - 2019/05/26

tested on S8 Pie stock ROM
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Thanks alot. Working fine on Samsung S10+.
By the way the font you are using is not the perfect one. There are other good looking Urdu fonts available like noori nastaleeq, lahori etc. You should also try those and incorporate the best one in your zip.
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Thanks alot. Working fine on Samsung S10+.
By the way the font you are using is not the perfect one. There are other good looking Urdu fonts available like noori nastaleeq, lahori etc. You should also try those and incorporate the best one in your zip.

can you provide such fonts?
will definitely add them
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