PLCTAMIL is a Windows based software for learning Tamil. It requires a 386 or
higher PC with at least 2 MB of RAM, Microsoft windows 3.1., sound card and
This program requires TamilNet.ttf Tamil font developed at the
internet division, National University of Singapore. Please read their
copyright instructions in their websitehttp://www.nus.sg/tamilweb. You can
download this font either from their site or from this site.
A) Create a directory called "c:\tamildir" (This is important because,
the program looks for this directory for sound and other files.)
B) PKUNZIP the contents of plctamil.zip in this directory.
C) Copy the files tamilnet.ttf and vbrun300.dll into the directory
D) Install the font tamilnet.ttf from control panel in windows by
clicking the icon "FONTS". You need to select the fonts from
c:\windows\system directory and click "Add".
E) The executable file called plctamil.exe is residing in
c:\tamildir. You can drag and drop into your desktop, if you prefer.
Otherwise, double click c:\tamildir\plctamil.exe to run this program.
Copyright: This is a freeware being distributed as part of Penn
Language Center's project "Web Assisted Learning and Teaching of Tamil
(WALTT)". No commercial use of this software is allowed under any
circumstance. This software is provided as is, and neither PLC nor the
author of this software (Vasu Ranganathan) is liable for any kind of
consequence that might result to your system due to inappropriate use of