onscreen keyboard

  1. Posts : 1
    windows 10

    onscreen keyboard

    I have a Dell Latitude 7220 tablet using Windows 10. The device is currently in tablet mode and the onscreen keyboard will not deploy. The keyboard icon is visible in the bottom right hand corner, but nothing happens when you click on it. I have gone in the keyboard settings and checked use your device without a physical keyboard--Use on screen keyboard. In addition, the box under ease of access-keyboard-use onscreen keyboard is also checked.

    A floating keyboard is available with the win+ctrl+0 keys, but I am wondering why I cannot have the icon or have an auto pop-up when typing is available. Any suggestions would be wonderful.

    Thank you.
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  2. Posts : 514
    Windows 10

    See if one of these work.

    Best Free Onscreen Keyboard for Accessibility
    Best Free Onscreen Keyboard for Accessibility | Gizmo's Freeware
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  3. Posts : 4,909
    Windows 11 Pro 64 Bit 22H2

    Make sure the is Touch Keyboard and Handwriting Panel Service is Started and set to Automatic https://thegeekpage.com/fix-on-screen-keyboard-not-working-in-windows-10/

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    Windows 10 Home x64 Version 22H2 Build 19045.4170

    Your comments sound, to me, like they refer to the Touch Keyboard and Handwriting Panel that is set up in Settings, Devices, Typing
    C:\Program Files\Common Files\microsoft shared\ink\TabTip.exe
    onscreen keyboard-touch-keyboard-handwriting-panel.png

    The standard Windows one should still be available to you while you track down the problem.
    This can also be called up with WinKey+Ctrl-O [not 0].
    onscreen keyboard-onscreen-keyboard.png
    That is probably what you meant by
    mgieb said:
    A floating keyboard is available with the win+ctrl+0 keys

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