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I would like more information about On-Screen Keyboard.

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I would like more information about On-Screen Keyboard.

On-Screen keyboard is a program in Windows that displays a virtual keyboard on your screen and provides a minimum level of functionality for mobility-impaired users. It is also helpful for users who do not know how to type.

You can launch [On-Screen Keyboard] with the following steps:

1. Click [Start] -> [Programs] -> [Accessories] -> [Accessibility] -> [On-Screen Keyboard].
2. Click [Typing Mode] in [Settings] menu and choose the following typing mode:
- Click to select
Type by clicking the on-screen keyboard.
- Hover to select
Type by pointing a key for a predefined period of time.
- Joystick or key to select
Type by selecting the highlighted keyboard characters.