The new Indian Rupee symbol is officially accepted and now download free India Rupee fonts for your documents. Typing the Re or Rs text is no longer a good idea as India now has its own Rupee symbol and fonts have been developed for universal usage.
How to Download and Install India Rupee Font
First you need to Download Rupee font (.ttf)
Fordian Technologies has created this new Indian rupee font for free download. This will download a .ttf file which you will need to install in your computer ‘Fonts’ folder. This is typically located in C: /Windows/Fonts. If your version of Windows differs, simply search ‘Fonts’ from the Windows key, click on the Fonts folder and drag the .ttf file to the folder (In Windows Vista – Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Fonts)
How to Choose Rupee Font in in Microsoft Word?
In the Font selection > select “Rupee” font from the drop down list of your fonts
How to type the Rupee symbol?
Its easy to type the Rs font. The grave accent symbol is used. It is ` key (the key just above “tab” button in your keyboard) is used to type the new Rupee symbol.
Update: You can download Rupee font installer free here.
Update: Now get a dedicated Indian rupee keyboard key too.
Still using Rs? Download Rs symbol font and use the new symbol for Indian currency in your publications and daily use.