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Using the Virtual Keyboard on the Spin (NP740U3L & NP740U5L)

Windows offers an on-screen keyboard that lets you type without a physical keyboard. You can also type when using the computer as a tablet.


Setting Up the On-Screen Keyboard

To access the on-screen keyboard quickly:

  1. Right-click the taskbar.


  2. Click Show touch keyboard button.



  3. Click on the Touch Keyboard icon on the taskbar.



  4. To type with the on-screen keyboard, you can use the touchscreen or the mouse.

Changing the Keyboard Layout

To change the layout of the on-screen keyboard:

  1. Click the Touch Keyboard icon on the taskbar.


  2. Click the Keyboard icon.



  3. Select the desired layout.
    • Simplified Qwerty is the default layout.



    • Split Qwerty is ergonomic and requires two hands.



    • Handwriting lets you write words onto the screen and translates it into text.


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