Not all PC users often use the On-Screen Keyboard present in Windows operating system and many would be surprised to know that the On-Screen Keyboard has been part of Windows operating system since Vista days.
Now that Windows 10 ships with a dedicated touch keyboard, most users don’t need to use the on-screen keyboard. That said, if for some reason, if you prefer to use the on-screen keyboard on Windows 10, following are the six easy ways to open on-screen keyboard in Windows 10.
Six methods to open on-screen keyboard in Windows 10
Method 1 of 6
Open On Screen Keyboard from Start menu
Type On screen keyboard in Start menu or taskbar search box, and then press Enter key to open the built-in on screen keyboard in Windows 10.
Method 2 of 6
Open On Screen Keyboard from Run command box
Step 1: Simultaneously press Windows and R keys to open Run command box.
Step 2: In the field, type OSK (no need to type in caps) and then press Enter to open On Screen Keyboard.
Method 3 of 6
Open On Screen Keyboard via Command Prompt or PowerShell
In the Command Prompt or PowerShell, type OSK and then press Enter key.
Method 4 of 6
Open Start menu. Click All apps, click Windows Ease of Access folder icon to expand the same, and then click On Screen Keyboard to open the On Screen Keyboard.
Method 5 of 6
Step 1: Open Settings app by clicking Settings in the left-side of Start menu.
Step 2: Once Settings app is opened, click Ease of Access.
Step 3: Click Keyboard. Under On-Screen Keyboard section, turn on the option labelled Turns on the on-screen keyboard option to launch On Screen Keyboard in Windows 10.
Method 6 of 6
Open On Screen Keyboard via Control Panel
Step 1: Open Control Panel by right-clicking on the Start button and then clicking Control Panel entry.
Step 2: Once Control Panel is launched, click Ease of Access.
Step 3: Click Ease of Access Center.
Step 4: Finally, click Start On-Screen Keyboard to open the same.
Hope this helps!