You will need
- - Windows or Linux
- - the software for virtual keyboard.
If there is no need for any additional settings for the virtual keyboard, you can use a standard Windows program. It is located in start - Accessories - accessibility - on-Screen keyboard. Will display the familiar layout, keystrokes, it is enough to click on the appropriate button.
Another well-known program under Windows is "Virtual Keyboard". With its help, you can also enter confidential data, because it is not always possible to protect yourself from spy software that records keystrokes. The program has a 75 language layouts.
If you want to run the virtual keyboard on different systems, you can use the program J Virtual Keyboard. Its advantage is that it is written in Java and able to run on any hardware on the system to install the appropriate virtual machine.
There is also the Comfort on screen keyboard. It allows you to adjust not only the layout, but the width of the screen, the transparency, which will allow you to see the entire screen under the keyboard. It provides various settings for the host keyboard on the desktop (for example a mode that allows it to be a "fan" at the corners of the monitor). The program will be especially convenient for the owners of touchscreen monitors and tablet PCs.
For Linux there is the appropriate package GOK, which in a similar way displays the desired layout and provides corresponding functionality by clicking the right keys in the program window. For Gnome there is an application GTKeyboard, allowing you to use the virtual keyboard on the touch screen.
There are many online services that will help you to enter the desired text.
Advice 2: How to install virtual keyboard
The onscreen keyboard is one of the standard tools of Windows, which facilitates the work of people with disabilities, and also allows you to enter data in multiple languages, the layout for which there is no physical keyboard.
You will need
- - Virtual Keyboard.
To launch the preinstalled virtual keyboard, open the start menu and click All programs. In the list, hover over the tab "Standard" and select "accessibility". The onscreen keyboard is in the middle of the list that appears, click the screen with the left mouse button. When you first start the program will open a notification window. To disable, select the check box "do not show this message again" and click Ok.
Configure the on-screen keyboard for comfortable work. You can enable audible confirmation when pressing keys, additional keys to enter or change the font size. If necessary, deactivate the virtual keyboard on top of other Windows. In the program settings you can set to automatically start when you turn on your computer.
If the standard on-screen keyboard does not meet your needs, install a third-party version of the program. Download it in the Internet, the most common program (e.g. Comfort On-Screen Keyboard, Virtual Keyboard or Any Language Screen Keyboard) supports up to 75 language layouts.
For security enter confidential data virtual keyboard also inserted in the web page. Many search engines and e-mail services (such as Mail.Ru or Google) have on the pages of the script, allowing to start on-screen keyboard.
The on-screen keyboard built into some antivirus programs. It allows to protect user from the actions of spyware and Trojan viruses. If you enter, for example, credit card number or Bank account, use virtual keyboard to ensure the security of data entry.