Online Handwriting Input Method
is a Chinese input method that recognizes handwritten Chinese. Users can directly write Chinese characters on the screen using a mouse or touch screen. It serves as an easy way to input Chinese characters, even for individuals who are unfamiliar with Pinyin or other input methods. The online handwriting input method does not require stroke order and can accurately recognize even messy handwriting. It provides a more convenient, natural, and efficient input method for those accustomed to handwriting or fast writing.
The online handwriting input method supports commonly used traditional Chinese characters. By default, written simplified Chinese will be directly converted to traditional Chinese. If users need to input simplified Chinese, they can switch to the "Simplified and Traditional" mode. In addition, users can also choose to use different input methods simultaneously, such as Cantonese, Pinyin, Cangjie, Simplified, and Jyutping. It allows typing and writing Chinese at the same time.
First, write Chinese character on the big square space. A list of Chinese characters will be shown on the character list. Pick the desired character. Chinese words related to that chosen character will be displayed on further right. Click to choose the words if needed.Press [ ↺ ] to remove last stroke，and press [ X ] to clear writing area。
寫 button above the punctuation marks. Press to enter settings and assisted input mode. On the Settings page, the "Traditional" setting is the default mode. Traditional Chinese will be provided even when simplified Chinese is written. While "Simplified & Traditional" mode will display both simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese. "variant" will display related variant of that written character.
粵 buttons are for assisted input mode. corresponding input method will be loaded and can be used with handwriting input simultaneously. After being loaded, the word list area will change to corresponding color of that particular input method. Please refer to that particular input method page for more information on how to use.
For those characters or words we have left out, please use the Add function to suggest, we will update periodically.
For basic instructions, please take a look at the Use section.