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Windows 7: On Screen Keyboard won't work on Browser

30 Jun 2015   #1
JohnJK

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
On Screen Keyboard won't work on Browser

Hello,

Hopefully I'm posting in the right place. Sorry if not.
The problem is that the standard On Screen Keyboard from windows simply stopped working on browsers, both Chrome and IE. I use it a lot to make quick searches and can't figure out what's happening.
It works fine on notepad or anything else, but not on browsers.
I can open it and click the keys but nothing appears on the box that I selected to type on.
I also noticed that if I restart the system it will work for a while (20 minutes or so) before it stops.
Haven't installed/uninstalled anything before the problem started.
Help is much appreciated.


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30 Jun 2015   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

Welcome to our forum JohnJK.

Please fill in your system specs completely.
This tutorial by Brink should help you.

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30 Jun 2015   #3
JohnJK

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Alright. Done, Layback Bear.
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30 Jun 2015   #4
oscer1

win 7 64 bit
 
 

Hi have you tried going to a restore point before the problem started?
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01 Jul 2015   #5
JohnJK

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Hi, yes I did.
The problem continues.
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01 Jul 2015   #6
oscer1

win 7 64 bit
 
 

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