How to convert different legacy formats of Tibetan texts into standard Unicode Tibetan

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The most useful conversion program for legacy Tibetan text formats is UDP. UDP converts the following legacy Tibetan text formats into Tibetan Unicode:

Tibetan/Dzongkha Font Based Formats[1]

  • TibetanMachine, TibetanCaligraphic, TibetanClassic, DzongkhaCaligraphic
  • TibetanMachineWeb
  • Tibetan Modern A
  • Robillard (Ltibetan, etc)
  • Sambhota including Dedris, Eedris, Esama/b/c, Sama/b/c, Samw
  • TIBETBT
  • fonts derived from the "P.R.C. National Standard for Tibetan (Extension A)" (aka "Set A")
  • TCRC Bod-Yig, TCRC Youtsoweb, TCRC Youtso
  • All Tibetan Unicode fonts (of course)

How to use UDP

Running UDP on Linux using Wine

Sources

  1. Table taken from UDP website