Windows 8 - Add the Onscreen (Touch) keyboard to the taskbar

To easily access the Onscreen (Touch) keyboard under Windows 8:
  • Right-click on the Taskbar > Properties
  • Go to the Toolbar section.
  • Check "Touch Keyboard".
  • Click or tap on the Keyboard icon to enable/disable the Touch Keyboard:
Published by jak58. Latest update on May 30, 2013 at 09:37 AM by jak58.
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