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Windows 7: remove startup onscreen keyboard

03 May 2010   #1
meemoe

windows 7
 
 
remove startup onscreen keyboard

Hi, when i startup, too many pop ups appear all over the screen. How do I switch them off?!?!
I'm working on it.
Specifically, I working on removing the windows 7 magnifer and onscreen keyboard, which popup at start.
How do I switch them off?
Help! before my computer breaks due to too many startup pop ups!


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03 May 2010   #2
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

Welcome meemoe,

See if this helps,

For on screen keyboard, click the options button then towards the bottom, control whether on screen keyboard starts when I log on.

On-Screen Keyboard - Vista Forums

For magnifier, click on the gear shaped options button, control whether magnifier starts when I log on.

Magnifier Starts at Startup - Enable or Disable

here's a couple screenshots,


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-osk.jpg   -magnifier.jpg  
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03 May 2010   #3
MistaJay

Windows 7 (x86)
 
 

That's in the Ease Of Access Center in your control panel. Search that in your control panle.

And your computer wont break =)

You would need a LOT of pop-ups to crash a modern processor...
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03 May 2010   #4
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Disable ALL startup programs except your security program.
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23 Mar 2011   #5
texastoast

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 
Similar Problem

My on screen keyboard is run on startup, and I don't want it to.

I have gone into the ease of access menu and made sure that the "Use On-Screen Keyboard" box is NOT checked.

I have run msconfig, nothing there runs osk.exe.

I have tried using the autoruns program that was suggest in the vista form, again nothing is found that runs osk.exe

I have confirmed that it is actually osk.exe running by going into the task manager when the On-Screen keyboard is running and found "osk.exe".

Any advise or suggestions would be helpful.

Thanks,
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