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Urdu Text Summarizer using Sentence Weight Algorithm for Word Processors

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2012 by IJCA Journal
Volume 46 - Number 19
Year of Publication: 2012
Aqil Burney, Badar Sami, Nadeem Mahmood, Zain Abbas
Kashif Rizwan

Nadeem Mahmood Zain Abbas Aqil Burney Badar Sami and Kashif Rizwan. Article: Urdu Text Summarizer using Sentence Weight Algorithm for Word Processors. International Journal of Computer Applications 46(19):38-45, May 2012. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Aqil Burney, Badar Sami, Nadeem Mahmood, Zain Abbas and Kashif Rizwan},
	title = {Article: Urdu Text Summarizer using Sentence Weight Algorithm for Word Processors},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2012},
	volume = {46},
	number = {19},
	pages = {38-45},
	month = {May},
	note = {Full text available}


For the past few years, a lot of work has been done in Urdu text processing. However, many areas are still open for research in Urdu text processing. Microsoft® has done a lot of work in text processing in its product MS Word®. It also supports Urdu Language but the major drawback is that many of these features do not support Urdu text. One such feature is "Auto Summarize Tool". In this paper, we present an Add-in "Auto Summarizer for Urdu language" for MS Word. The Add-in has been specially designed to summarize of news, informative articles such as scientific writings, economical items, and sports commentary.


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