If your system can re-order and produce conjuncts for Indic scripts aka Brahmic scripts, then this sequence of characters:
हिन्दी should look like this image: , which says "Hindi" in Hindi.
If the sequence looks like this image instead: , your system is not re-ordering or producing conjuncts for Indic script.
To compose this word in Unicode, the characters are entered in this order:
Unicode compatible software then:
See also Help: Multilingual support (Indic) on Wikipedia.
- "re-orders" characters 1 and 2 so 2 appears to the left of 1,
- makes a "conjunct" (a sort of combination) of characters 3 and 4, and
- adds the last two characters, 5 and 6.