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How to disable on screen keyboard popping up in Windows 8?

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    How to disable on screen keyboard popping up in Windows 8?


    The PC has touch screen and AMD Catalyst Control Center. When the PC is turned on, the on screen keyboard is popped up. How to disable the on screen keyboard popping up whenthe Windows 8 starts? Thank you for your answer.

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    Look at option three here,

    On-Screen Keyboard - Turn On or Off in Windows 8

    That should fix it for you.
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    Press the Windows key + W, type "services," and press Enter . Scroll down to "Touch screen keyboard and handwriting panel"
    You can either right click and "Stop" or you can double-click and change it from "Automatic" startup to "Manual."
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