Solved

Call a virtual keyboard up from a WEB site button

Posted on 2006-11-10
4
288 Views
Last Modified: 2008-01-09
I am writing a touch screen web site for a store (product finder) and want to use a touch screen keyboard.

I have seen various products on the weba nd many look pretty good.

What i want to do is have the keyboard running as an application in Windows XP but minimised and to be able to maximise and minimise the keyboard as required from  buttons in my web page. I am writing in classic ASP but would no doubt need a javascript call on a button to do this.

Can anybody give me guidance on how to do this?

0
Comment
Question by:Laride
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:bigphuckinglizard
Comment Utility
the javascript security model won't let you control an external program.
0
 
LVL 6

Accepted Solution

by:
iscode earned 250 total points
Comment Utility
could this help you out?

JavaScript Virtual Keyboard:
http://www.codeproject.com/jscript/jvk.asp
0
 

Author Comment

by:Laride
Comment Utility
Thanks - just the job.
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:iscode
Comment Utility
Glad I could help
0

Featured Post

What Security Threats Are You Missing?

Enhance your security with threat intelligence from the web. Get trending threat insights on hackers, exploits, and suspicious IP addresses delivered to your inbox with our free Cyber Daily.

Join & Write a Comment

I recently decide that I needed a way to make my pages scream on the net.   While searching around how I can accomplish this I stumbled across a great article that stated "minimize the server requests." I got to thinking, hey, I use more than one…
I was asked about the differences between classic ASP and ASP.NET, so let me put them down here, for reference: Let's make the introductions... Classic ASP was launched by Microsoft in 1998 and dynamically generate web pages upon user interact…
This demo shows you how to set up the containerized NetScaler CPX with NetScaler Management and Analytics System in a non-routable Mesos/Marathon environment for use with Micro-Services applications.
Polish reports in Access so they look terrific. Take yourself to another level. Equations, Back Color, Alternate Back Color. Write easy VBA Code. Tighten space to use less pages. Launch report from a menu, considering criteria only when it is filled…

743 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

8 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now