Download the new Rupee symbol font

Our Rupee has got a new symbol and this will be soon be integrated in our keyboard.

Atlast 1 out 25000 entries which were shortlisted for the New Rupee Symbol to be mark the presence of Indian Rupee in the International Market.

Here you go the new rupee symbol is right here for you:

This symbol will be available on the keyword within a year time, however for meantime, the best option is to use a font, which incorporates the Rupee symbol.

A Mangalore-based Foradian Technologies Pvt Ltd has created a font called Rupee Foradian. It can be downloaded from the company's blogsite — Download from here — and used for free.

Foradian Technologies Pvt Ltd created a vector image of the new rupee sign and mapped the 'grave accent' symbol — the key just above the tab button on the keyboard — with it. This keystroke was chosen because most users and programmers don't use it.

As the image was released there were about 1,100 times downloaded just the trial version.

When downloads crossed the 5,000 mark, the company worked on the full version, which it has also made available for free on the site.

Learn how to install the rupee symbol on your keyboard shows how easy it is to use the symbol. Many users of social networking sites have started using it, as have hundreds of bloggers.

Steps to install Rupee symbol font
• Download the rupee font symbol from the link -
• Go to Windows > Start > Control Panel > fonts
• Copy and paste the download rupee symbol font to the fonts folder
• Open your MS word and click insert symbol
• Browse for "Rupee Foradian" and you will find this rupee symbol.

Read about the history of creation of Rupee Symbol