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What about On-Screen Keyboard in Windows Vista?

What about On-Screen Keyboard in Windows Vista?

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Please refer to the following contents.
 
On-Screen Keyboard is a fictitious image of a keyboard displayed on the screen, which is a program that can help the disadvantage users to input data.
The aim of On-Screen Keyboard is to provide a basic function to disadvantage users.
It is also convenient for users who are not used to typing.
On-Screen keyboard can input data in the following three typing modes:

・Click to select ...  Click the button in the area of On-Screen Keyboard to input words.

・Hover to select...  According to the previously set time, put the mouse and other input facilities in the area of On-Screen Keyboard, it will input words automatically.

・Joystick or key to select...   Use input devices like Hot key or Switch to choose continuously scanned button in the area of On-Screen Keyboard, and input words.

 


 
About settings of On-Screen keyboard, please refer to the following steps.
1.Click the Start button, and click All Programs, Accessories, Easy of Access Center, and On-Screen Keyboard in order to display the area of On-Screen Keyboard.

2.Click Settings menu and then click Typing Mode.

3.After the window of Typing Mode displays, choose any typing mode.

Choose any of the following for the settings according to the input mode you want.
oClick to select
Click button in the area of On-Screen Keyboard to input words. 
oHover to select
Put the cursor on the button in the area of Screen keyboard according to previously set time, and it will input words by itself.
Click Minimum time until input to adjust the minimum time period.
oJoystick or key to select
It can self-display to emphasize the keyboard area of Screen keyboard.
After the target key displays, click the key, or use switch input device to input words.
Click   of Scan interval, and set the interval time for screen keyboard scanning. 

4.Click the OK button.