Stuff You can use


The following templates are offered here by RedleX as a courtesy service. If you have templates you wish to share with other users of Mellel, please send them to us and we'll upload them to the site and refer to them in this section.

Installing templates: Simply open any template, and then choose File > Save As Template... You'll be able to set the template's name, where it will be saved (Category/folder), the thumbnail, and add a description to the template.

Mellel Guide

Mellel's guide comes with every copy of Mellel you download. You can open it via Help > Mellel Guide from within Mellel. To learn a little big more about how the guide was created in Mellel, you might find it useful to download this copy of Mellel in Mellel format.

Keyboard Layouts

Keyboard Layouts hosted at RedleX site

The following keyboard layouts can be downloaded directly from this site. The keyboard layouts are a contribution by Mellel users.

Note: RedleX tested and found these layouts to be working correctly. However, RedleX cannot guarantee that they will satisfy your needs, and we will not provide support for them. If you need support using any of these keyboard layouts, please contact its contributor. The keyboard layouts are ordered alphabetically, by language.


Other Keyboard Layouts


  • Mellel Hyphenation Lab (MHL): An application that will enable you to create and open Mellel's hyphenation files, edit then, test them, and of course save them (updated to version 1.1, December 26, 2014)

  • Mellel's Hyphenation dictionaries: Use the uncompiled files (i.e., the dictionaries) with Mellel's Hyphenation Lab. The compiled files are for reference (or re-installing, if you've lost or damaged the originals. (updated July 2017)


  • XW Zar fonts is a collection of Opentype Arabic fonts covering Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Dari, Pashto, Uzbek, Kurdish, old (Ottoman) and new Turkish (Roman) languages with 'Open Type' and 'Apple Advanced Typography' technology support. (Courtesy of Behnam)
  • A useful PDF detailing Masterfont's Hebrew fonts supporting OpenType (and thus pointing marks and trope marks).
  • fontsmany more and a third part of fonts converted to Mac format, courtesy of Robert F. Scheyder. Look up the license here. A great collection of OpenType fonts and others (updated August 31, 2007)