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How can I find a virtual keyboard viewer for my MacBook Pro running OS X Lion 10.7.5?

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Go to System Preferences -> Keyboard and check the Show Keyboard & Character Viewer in menu bar.

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Now in the menubar you can see a flag icon of the language you're using. Click on it and then click Show Keyboard Viewer.

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Now you will have the following virtual keyboard viewer:

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… or open /System/Library/Input Methods/ –  slhck Jan 20 '13 at 13:19
If you open KeyboardViewer directly (or from an application like Alfred) and close the window by pressing the close button, the process stays open and keeps using about 0-5% CPU. –  ؘؘؘؘ Jan 20 '13 at 14:35
Many thanks,Bart Arondson,and Slhck –  Sellis Jan 20 '13 at 18:18

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