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This is different from normal single-language editions, which are discussed next because they are also available in Chinese.
Ill give you a few of these awesome websites, where you can download fonts for your Windows 8, Windows 10 computer.
Windows 7 users: before you upgrade, see this list of missing, broken, and just plain lame Chinese language features in Windows.The "Traditional, Taiwan Hong Kong, and Macau regional variants include the New Phonetic input method, renamed " Bopomofo " in Windows.1 even though it will do Zhuyin *and* Pinyin.Traditional character Pinyin input, simplified character input alternative: mszy, handwriting, speech, language packs.Finding fonts on the web is very simple.I've also been told that hacks like replacing files or swapping in a different language ISO using the same key have stopped working, so I have removed that information here.You may also be interested in my survey of free and commercial third-party Chinese fonts.If you don't have all the characters you need, before looking for additional fonts you should probably visit this FAQ page: How to enable Cantonese characters and Unicode Chinese Extensions Display Languages (Language Packs / MUI) silent dog whistle sound app in Windows 8 and 10 All consumer versions.
(In the Taiwan/HK/Macau IME, you can also use the old IME Pad.
In Windows 8, JhengHei UI and YaHei UI were added for the new "Modern" User Interface.
I'm getting mixed reports about this now though, and Microsoft Support people seem just as confused.
Handwriting input is also available in all releases, in the new Touch Keyboard for Simplified and Traditional characters (and also in the old IME Pad in "Chinese, Traditional and all releases also include speech input.
In the US versions and most other country editions, you can read and write Chinese while using Windows 10 or 8 in your own language (English, in my case) or you can change the display language to Chinese after installing a free display language pack.If you have a mainland China version, please see the next section.Handwriting and speech input install separately in the new Windows 10 Settings, unless you're using the old-style desktop control panels which work like Windows 8 where you must first install the Chinese language packs.In Windows 8, that language pack download is required to install handwriting, but in Windows 10 handwriting is a separate download available in all Chinese locales.There are single-language editions out there, and I'll discuss those below, but owners of Starter, Home, and Pro editions have all language features at their fingertips, and Enterprise/Education users can request the same from their administrators.Some of those include more characters, while others offer interesting type styles.Keep in mind that most of them are free, so be sure to check all of them before you decide to buy a font.The Windows 8 Chinese Language Edition is only upgradable to Windows 10 Home China, and your license key will not allow you to swap in any other language edition.See the advanced features page for information on that.) Seeing "tofu boxes"?