Disable On-Screen Keyboard for Windows CE 7

Article ID: 55779762

Issue / Question

How to disable the on-screen keyboard from popping up on Windows CE 7

Applicable To

Windows CE 7, Windows CE based mobile computers

Resolution / Answer

Create a .reg file and save it in the application folder. In the registry file, write the following lines:

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\ControlPanel\SIP]
"TurnOffAutoDeploy"=dword:1

The value must be set to 1 to disable the on-screen keyboard, or 0 to enable the on-screen keyboard.

For reference:https://stackoverflow.com/questions/15059471/windows-embedded-compact-7-do-not-automatically-display-on-screen-keyboard

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