Windows has introduced the advanced tiled screen which is quite a bold attempt in the computing world since it features touch-screen option on mobiles. This actually boosts up the competition among the PC manufacturers who are making continuous efforts in developing new hardware and compelling you to buy the upgraded stuff.
But The Windows 8 users often have to face many problems since no admirable improvements have been made in desktops for touch use. If using your desktop with your fingers is appearing to be irritating for you, the following tips will help you eliminating your major problems. However, Windows XP tablets are now delivered with styluses which provide a great support in navigating the desktops.
The Solution To On-screen Keyboard
You might often face difficulties with the on screen keyboard as it occasionally shows up when you tap the test field present on the desktop application. Here is an easy tip to make it appear and dismiss it whenever you feel like. To make it visible, tap the keyboard icon present at the bottom-right of the taskbar and tap the X button which is present at the top right corner of the keyboard to make it go away.
Another problem you may come across is, you might experience the keyboard gliding all over your desktop applications which definitely troubles the user. To encounter that, tap the button to the left of the X at top-right corner, this will make sure that your keyboard takes a small fixed place and your applications appear above it.
Experience the Touch Mode in Office
You might be aware of Microsoft offering a ‘’Touch Mode’’ in office 2013. This touch mode enables the user interface bit larger and more visible. This will absolutely help you to tap your desired stuff easily with your finger.
If you don’t know how to make this touch work, follow this easy tip: present on the left side of an Office application’s bar, tap the arrow. Choose the touch mode option, it will display a Touch Mode icon. By tapping the icon you will be able to allow or restrict the Touch Mode.
Virtual Touch Pad in Your Reach
Still not able to get over the conventional mouse cursor? Simply install the TouchMousePointer. This is a free application exclusively offered to add a mouse icon which shows up right next to the keyboard. This will render quite a lot of options enabling you to perform accurate movements. All you have to do is, move the finger on the panel and the cursor will start functioning on the screen.