On-Screen Keyboard

Ray Turner
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Where can I find Visual Basic 2015 (or greater) code for a virtual/on-screen keyboard?  I want something that is fairly robust.

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Éric MoreauSenior .Net Consultant
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what's wrong with the way you are currently using? If you play with the demo of the article I linked you to, are you able to reproduce your behavior?
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Starting the process was easy.  Killing the process never worked.  So I gave up and decided to create my own control.
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One more question.  Why is tabtip.exe being used instead of osk.exe?  Are they different?  If so,  in what way?
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Éric MoreauSenior .Net Consultant
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I found a file
C:\Windows\System32\osk.exe

I don't know how to launch it from Visual Basic.  Any ideas?
Éric MoreauSenior .Net Consultant
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same way as tabtip.exe
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Since this is getting away from my original question I have decided to create the control myself.

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Since this is getting away from my original question I have decided to create the control myself.

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