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Hawaiian Unicode (deprecated) Keyboard Help

Hawaiian Unicode and ANSI Keyboards

Created by Tavultesoft Pty Ltd

This package includes two keyboards for typing Hawaiian: Hawaiian Unicode and Hawaiian ANSI. The Hawaiian Unicode keyboard should be used in all circumstances except when editing old text that was written originally in the ANSI format.


HI Kakuhihewa Unicode, HI Keawe Unicode, HI Manokalanipo Unicode and HI Pi'ilani Unicode fonts have been installed with this keyboard package and are recommended for use with Hawaiian.

These fonts are all Copyright © 2002 Hale Kuamo'o and are distributed with this keyboard with permission from Hale Kuamo'o.

Keyboard Layout Notes


You can access the capital letter versions of these vowels with Caps Lock or Shift.

ANSI Font Notes

This package does not include fonts for the Hawaiian ANSI keyboard ("HI Fonts"). ANSI fonts can be downloaded from

Release History

Version 1.0 for Keyman Desktop 7.0. Released 26 March 2008

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