The pre-requisite for using Indian Rupee Symbol in Mobile or Cell phones, is that the character should be embedded in the mobile set.
Not many phones have this embedded in their phones as of now, however Lava B5 has accomplished the mission. Other phone users might have to wait for a while before they get to use the Indian Rupee Symbol in their Cell phones.
Was The Indian Rupee Symbol voted and selected by corrupt methods?
Was the governement unaware of the power of RTI, and did they expect the RTI activists to be silent while making such a huge decision for the nation?
Why is it that the government fails to deliver as expected, always?
Since the moment the winner of the Indian Rupee Symbol has been announced, people (read RTI acitivists) are actively campaigning against it, because they believe that the competition was not held in a fair manner.
If you read this post: you’ll find why these activists are against the decision. However, there has been no formal communication about this from governement yet.
Ok, now that you’ve downloaded the new Indian Rupee Symbol and installed it in your Microsoft word, but what next ? You have no clue how to type it out, as it’s not yet there on any of the keyboards ! You might be confused here. Technically speaking, you should not be in this situation as the post clearly mentions how you can type the symbol after it is downloaded and installed.
In case you’ve missed out the instructions, here is the video for for you:
Yesterday, we mentioned how we can insert Indian Rupee Symbol in microsoft’s word. I was casually browsing the internet and came across a mention by Amartya Bag, who has revealed a smarter way to insert Indian Rupee Symbol in Microsoft Word.
Last year I had posted about a competition, where you could take part, vote and decide what you thought was the best symbol for Indian Rupee. Fast forward 8 – 9 months, we have the results. Here’s how our Indian Rupee Symbol will look like :
If you want to download this image, right click on the image and select save image as, and when the save dialogue opens, give a name you want and save it in a location where you want.