Penfriend XL can predict in a number of different languages. These include English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Scottish Gaelic and Swedish. Technically, it can use any language employing the ISO-8859-1 character set; most Western languages.
Penfriend XL is provided with several lexicons of words for each of these languages, which you can find by going to the Start Menu in the bottom left corner of your screen, choosing Programs, Penfriend, then Lexicons. A window should open with a choice of lexicon files; double click on any of these to load them into Penfriend.
The on-screen keyboard helps you to type in each of the supported languages. There are accented characters and national layouts available.
The Penfriend web site may also have updated and improved lexicons for you to download, which may cover a range of languages, vocabulary sizes and specialist topic areas.
- Lexicon Directories