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How do I start the on-screen-keyboard during the windows installation process? I need to install Windows 7 and I don't have keyboard, I only have a mouse.

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Please edit your question and clarify. It is difficult to understand what you are trying to do, your question may be closed. –  Scott Chamberlain Apr 20 '12 at 19:40
    
Are you asking how to start the on screen keyboard in windows? –  Scott Chamberlain Apr 20 '12 at 19:42
    
I edited your edit to have proper grammar, if I was wrong you can roll back the change. –  Scott Chamberlain Apr 20 '12 at 19:51
    
thank you Scott –  user123_456 Apr 20 '12 at 19:54
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The first phase of the install will not require the keyboard. You should be able to go mouse only all the way until it prompts you to enter a new username and password.

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Once you get there click the button in the bottom left corner (highlighted in yellow in the above screen shot) that will bring up the "Ease of Access" menu

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Check the box for "Type Without the keyboard". Once you click OK it will enable the On-Screen Keyboard

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Great, great, great!!! Thank you Scott.. Man I wish we have all members like you :) –  user123_456 Apr 20 '12 at 20:32
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