This Liwal Add-On support for WordPerfect 5.1 released in 1994. It enabled the world number 1 word-processor application WordPerfect version 5.1 for (DOS) to process Pashto language typing, display, and printing with True Type Fonts.
For the first time Liwal developed 8 Pashto TrueType fonts under the Asiatype(TM) that enabled Pashto text scaleable to any size, was revolutionary achievement in computing of the Pashto and Dari word-processing locally in Afghanistan, Pashtunkhwa and internationally.
This support greatly contributed to the word-processing of Pashto market, during those days calligraphy was used for books on all levels, limiting the publication of Pashto books dozens each year. As refugee and with very limited resources Liwal enabled computers to process Pashto, that revolutionized the publications on all levels. The Danish Printing Press said that Liwal software enabled them for years to print daily one book, some of the books was huge as 1200 pages.
Th software greatly contributed to every spare of Afghan society including governance, education and business.This product life ended in 2000. If you have a document written in WP and need conversion, contact us.