NJStar Chinese WP FAQ

How to Install NJStar Chinese/Japanese WP on Apple Mac OSX

Download the NJStar WP trial version for Max OSX

Click the link below to start download on Mac OSX

  Download NJStar Chinese WP for Mac 
  Download NJStar Japanese WP for Mac
After the downloading is finished, your will find a red NJStar Chinese/Japanese WP App icon in your Mac's Download folder. You can click this icon to start NJStar WP. You may also move this icon to your desktop or Applications folder later.

If your Mac has the highest security settings, you may get an error message saying that "NJStar WP can't be opened because it was not downloaded from the Mac App Store". In this case, you can right click on the NJStar App icon and select 'Open' from popup menu.

HOWTO: enter Pinyin with Tone Marks in NJStar Chinese WP

To enter Pinyin with tone marks:

  • Switch your input method to "Input", "Online Pinyin";
  • Type pinyin with tone numbers. For example, nan2 ji2 xing1. Press [Shift+Space] for each pinyin conversion.

You can also convert a block of Chinese characters to Pinyin with tone marks by using "Tools", "Convert hanzi to pinyin".

HOWTO: find the Chinese Commercial Code for a Chinese character

In some ID or VISA applications, Chinese Commercial Codes (CCC, also called Chinese Telegraph Code) are required. NJStar CWP comes with "Telegraph" input method to help you input words with so called Chinese Commercial Codes/Telegraph codes. Please go to "Input"->"Other methods" and select "Telegraph".

To find a word's CCC, simply type the word via PinYin or other methods, then select Telegraph input method, highlight the word and click on "i" icon to get the "Hanzi info", then the CCC is displayed on the input bar.