On-screen keyboard

Downloadable on-screen keyboard that works in many different languages – suitable for people with extensive disabilities

OnScreenKeys installed on the user’s computer
OnScreenKeys installed on the user’s computer

A downloadable on-screen keyboard, ‘OnScreensKeys’ from onscreenkeys.com (last checked Aprol 2020).
This virtual keyboard is available in many different languages and alphabets. It is easy to switch between different languages. It has built-in word prediction. The size is adjustable. Used with a mouse; the user has a head mouse, see related tip.

Users comments
OnScreenKeys also has a computerized mouse click function that allows the user to click without using the click button. There are other downloadable on-screen keyboards, such as cnt.lakefolks.com (last checked April 2020).

The user prefers OnScreenKeyboard.

Purchased from
Downloadable from onscreenkeys.com (last checked April 2020)

Whose idea
The user

This tip is from 2011

Related tips

Controlling the computer with head mouse and external mouse click
Controlling the computer with head mouse and external mouse click
Computer assistive device for people with impaired hand function who type with a head mouse and manage the mouse contact with an external control switch.

Tipsare: Anonym 1

The person lives together with his wife and an child in a house. He is working part time. He was injured in 1975 and has a high tetraplegia (C5). Through hand surgery his grip function improved in both hands. He has personal assistance 7 hours a day.