Covers and keyboards
Troubleshoot your Surface Cover
Try these steps to solve the issue if the keys or touchpad on your Surface Touch Cover or Type Cover do not respond to typing or touch.
Touchpad: A built-in mouse
Surface Typing Covers have a touchpad that can be used like a mouse. The touchpad also supports a few touch gestures.
Type Cover and Type Cover 2
Learn more about Surface Type Covers - the slim, traditional keyboards with moving keys.
Determine which Surface typing cover you have
Determine which Microsoft Surface keyboard you have: Touch Cover, Touch Cover 2, Type Cover or Type Cover 2.
Touch Cover and Touch Cover 2
A Touch Cover is more than a protective cover for your Surface. It is also a keyboard.