Here, are 5 free on screen keyboard software which makes a virtual keyboard appear on your computer screen. These on screen keyboard software basically display a virtual keyboard on which you can type-in using mouse. These on screen keyboard are extremely helpful for physically disabled users who can’t type on the actual keyboard. As the physically disabled users simply need to use their computer mouse for typing on this virtual keyboard. Some of these on screen keyboard software even allow you to adjust the transparency level, size, etc. of the virtual keyboard that appears on the computer screen.
On Screen Keyboard
On Screen Keyboard, from the name itself, it’s very clear that this is a free on screen keyboard software that displays a virtual keyboard on the computer screen for typing. This on screen keyboard is very simple and attractive in looks, however it functions just like the original keyboard. A user needs to use a mouse for typing on this virtual keyboard. With the help of mouse a user need to click on the keys that appear on the virtual keyboard for typing. This on screen keyboard software even allows you to adjust the size, transparency level and priority from the right click context menu. You can even minimize this software to the system tray or you can even make a floating icon of this on screen keyboard software with a single click. With On top (Always visible) option you can make this software visible always on top of other programs running on your computer. On screen keyboard is a portable software which can be easily used on any PC. Try On Screen Keyboard for free.
Free Virtual Keyboard
Free Virtual Keyboard is another free virtual keyboard software which displays a virtual keyboard on your system’s screen. This on screen keyboard software is small in size with a file size of only 195 KB. The user-interface of this on screen keyboard is just like the actual keyboard attached to your computer. The right click context menu of this free Virtual keyboard offers you options to adjust the keyboard size, change the keyboard color, change the keyboard type, adjust the transparency level of the keyboard, etc. For adjusting the transparency level, either you can adjust it from the right click context menu or adjust it using the slider available on the bottom right corner of the screen. Like the above reviewed software, you can create a floating icon of this software, or simply minimize it to your system tray in a single click. Free Virtual Keyboard comes with a on top (Always visible) option which keeps the virtual keyboard on top of every application. Try Free Virtual Keyboard for free.
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Click N Type
Click N Type is a completely free on screen keyboard software that lets you type without using your actual keyboard. It displays a virtual keyboard on your computer screen and the interface is like an actual keyboard with all the keys displayed in the same pattern of actual keyboard. This on screen keyboard software is fully loaded with features. Unlike other on screen keyboard software, it comes with word prediction, Word completion, automatic space after a completed word, start the keyboard at user login, hide or minimize when not in use, set keyboard preferences, etc. You can even choose a keyboard type that suits your interest or you can even select the keyboard type from the user designed keyboards. This on screen keyboard software is specially designed for physically disabled or handicapped users who are capable of using the mouse, so using this software people can easily type anything even without an actual keyboard. Click N Type is a light weight software, which come in a file size of 1428 KB only.
Front Type is also a free on screen keyboard software that makes a virtual keyboard appear on your computer screen. This on screen keyboard software is really cool and attractive when compared to other such kind of on screen keyboard software. Front Type is cool stuff to have on your computer. This keyboard software resides in your system tray and works from within the system tray of your computer. This on screen keyboard software comes in a default neutral grey color which you can easily change from settings option that appear when you right click the system tray icon of this software. Settings option comes with options to choose the color of the interface, adjust the opacity level and options to activate keysets present there on the keyboard. Advanced settings option offers visibility and Autostart settings. You can make it always visible or make it visible while some programs are active, you can add programs to the program list. With the Autostart setting, you can enable Frontype to launch on Windows startup.
Wosk Alpha is a small in size on screen keyboard software mainly designed for touch screen users who use tablet PC, HP TouchSmart, etc. However it proves to be a utility software even for the physically disabled or handicapped users, as they can simply use their mouse for typing rather than using the entire keyboard. Wosk Alpha is a little software which comes in small size file of only 65 KB. This on screen keyboard software displays a very simple but cool virtual keyboard on your computer screen. You can hide/show Wosk Alpha virtual keyboard with the NumLock key present there on your keyboard or by clicking the Hide (NumLock) button on the virtual Wosk Alpha keyboard. Unlike other virtual keyboard software, this one allows you to press the key combinations, for example you can open your Windows task manager using this virtual keyboard by pressing Ctrl+Shift+Esc keys on the virtual keyboard. You can even minimize all the opened windows by pressing Windows key + D. Wosk Alpha is an awesome on screen software which you should try on your system. Try Wosk Alpha for free.
So, these were 5 free on screen keyboard software for your computer. Try these on screen keyboard software for free.