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enable on-screen keyboard at login screen

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by chris_j11, Jan 6, 2007.

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  1. chris_j11

    chris_j11 Thread Starter

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    i have a pc (xp-pro Media Center ed.) set-up, but don't have extra keyboard at the moment, how can i enable the on-screen keyboard at the login screen so i can type my password
     
  2. daz1

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    when open if you click help then contents it appears this is not possible but says it can be configured to start up by touching windows logo on key board which you dont have
     
  3. Anthony:-P

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    Hi, if you go to start > all programs > accessories > system tools > scheduled tasks you will need to add a scheduled task for a logon, and the file you wat to start will be %SystemRoot%\system32\osk.exe I think that will work, or at least it is worth a try.

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    Anthony
     
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