To use hovering mode


Open On-Screen Keyboard 


On the Settings menu, click Typing Mode.


In the Typing Mode dialog box, click Hover to select.


In Minimum time to hover, select a number to adjust the minimum hover time.

If the mouse pointer remains over a character for the specified hover time, the character will be selected and typed.


To open On-Screen Keyboard, click Start, point to All Programs, point to Accessories, point to Accessibility, and then click On-Screen Keyboard

The program in which you want to type characters must be active while you are using On-Screen Keyboard. 

Related Topics

Utility Manager overview

Select a keyboard layout

Select the font for On-Screen Keyboard keys

Make clicks audible

Use scanning mode

Use clicking mode

On-Screen Keyboard overview

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