Multilingual Computing with Arabic Windows

A major obstacle in the teaching of Arabic as a foreign language has been the dearth of technological resources available for both teacher and student. This paper is the first step in filling this niche by providing the average student and home computer user with the ability to access Arabic on the Internet and to word process in Arabic, irrespective of their current computer operating system and software versions. Those generally interested in the field of multilingual computing will benefit from this online article and multimedia PowerPoint Presentation that includes computer screen shots in addition to a voice-over that illustrates in detail every step of this article's instructions to add Arabic to your PC.