How to use PC without a keyboard with two steps

Last updated on May 8th, 2017 at 12:59 pm

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It seems trivial, but learning how to use PC without a keyboard always makes it better.

It might happen that your keyboard is broken suddenly, or if you are using a wireless when you least expect will discharge the batteries.

 

Here’s how to fix it. Most operating systems provides a virtual keyboard.

 

How to use PC without a keyboard – Windows 10

  • Open Start menu
  • Select Windows Accessibility
  • Open On-Screen Keyboard

How to use PC without a keyboard - Open on-screen keyboard on Windows 10

On-Screen Keyboard in Windows 10

on screen keyboard in Windows 10

 

How to use PC without a keyboard – Windows 8

  • Open Start menu
  • Scroll down the menu to position Windows Ease of Access 
  • Open On-Screen Keyboard

 Open on-screen keyboard on Windows 8

On-Screen Keyboard in Windows 8

on-screen keyboard in Windows 8

 

 

How to use PC without a keyboard – Windows 7

  • Open Start menu
  • All Programs > Accessories > Ease of Access
  • Open On-Screen Keyboard

Open on-screen keyboard on Windows 7

On-Screen Keyboard in Windows 7

on-screen keyboard on Windows 7

 

 

How to use PC without a keyboard – Mac OS

  • Open System Preferences > Keyboard
  • Select Show keyboard Viewer in menu bar
    Enable the Show viewer by - keyboard System Preferences
  • Close the Preferences screen
  • Navigate to the menu at the top right side depicting a keyboard, and select Show Keyboard Viewer.

Open the virtual keyboard by the top right

virtual keyboard on MacOS

virtual keyboard on MacOS

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