ISOC Vietnam linksite
This linksite is sorted in the same way as our workgroups.
Standards and Technology
The Unicode Standard is a character coding system designed to support
the worldwide interchange, processing, and display of the written texts
of the diverse languages of the modern world.
This is a small, free and good Vietnamese keyboard driver and converter
You can download Vietnamese Unicode fonts at these places: http://www.pclehoan.com/link/kho/funidhbk.htm
Unipad at http://www.UniPad.org
The Unicoder's "Swiss Knife" - and a "must have",
if you really want to
know what's going on inside an Unicode file (e.g. to test combining
character effects). The new release (0.97 - out since a few weeks only)
even more support for all kinds of Vietnamese encodings - and VN Unicode
Vietnamese Unicode FAQs
A good site that explain Unicode and links to pages in how to write Unicode
for Vietnamese people.
EmEditor at http://www.emurasoft.com
A fast Unicode text editor which features syntax highlighting for many
programming languages (e.g. HTML, XML, PHP, ASP, etc.), and which can
import and export in many file formats (incl. UTF-8).
Education and Training
W3C (World Wide Web Consortium)
This is the main standard and recommendation organization for the development
W3C School (http://www.w3schools.com/)
This is a very good webschool from the standard consortum itself. If you
go through this school you will a good knowledge in how to built good
and scalable webpages. It can also be used as an online helper when making
from W3C to a more accessible webpage (Vietnamese
Started: Making a Web Site Accessible (Vietnamese
You also have all W3C validation sites at one of the school pages (http://www.w3schools.com/site/site_validate.asp). Remember
that all your pages should begin with stating what kind of standard you
are using. It is a very good idea to use an external CSS in order to simplify
changes in fonts.
This is a very good way of validating your page accessibility. They also
give advice in making webpages for people with different kinds of disabilities.
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines can be find at http://www.w3.org/WAI/wcag-curric/index.html
WorldEnable is an Internet
accessibility initiative in support of the international goals of equalizing
opportunities for, by, and with persons with disabilities.
9 pages about Web accessibility at WebAim (Introduction
to Web Accessibility
Some Web sites regarding Web accessibility at Microsoft,
Sun Microsystems, Opera,
To see how your page looks like in a text only browser like Lynx.
the best Free and Open source Office suite avaliable. This is the first
step to go from unlicensed use of other applications. A Vietnamese
translation is on its way.
is an Open source program to download and install different dictonarys
into OpenOffice. It can be translated into Vietnamese by translating one
small .ini file.
This is an excellent, small, Free and Open source Vietnamese keyboard
driver and converter for Unicode.
GIMP (http://www.gimp.org) is the
Open source alternative to Photoshop. All features you need is included.
The Win32 installation might be somewhat tricky.
is a small and free spyware detector. It can easily be translated into
Vietnamese by just translating one .ini file.
A free vietnamese anti-virus program from Bach Khoa Internetwork Security
is an excellent, easy to use and free (personal use) firewall.
AVG Antivirus (http://www.grisoft.com/us/us_index.php)
has a free version that is really good.
HTML kit (http://www.chami.com/html-kit/) is an
excellent webeditor that includes links to W3C validation and also the
tidy.exe program. You can scale this program up by downloading a lot of
(http://www.mozilla.org) is one of
the best browsers today. It supports unicode and new webstandard a little
bit better than IE. It also includes a free composer for Websites.
More free Unicode typing and conversion programs:
VPS Key from VPS Vietnamese
WinVNkey from the TriChlor Software Group
VL Conversion from
Viet to Unicode Converter from
vovisoft (need registration)
from Non Song
An eCommerce page from Incombank
regarding completing and submitting a comprehensive report to the Government
in time, namely "E-commerce technique".
No links at the moment