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Industrial On-screen Keyboard

for Mobile PC, Rugged Tablet, & Military Grade Tablet Computers

My-T-Pen® now includes IMG's Build-A-Board Editor & Online Layout Database with thousands of layouts for the ultimate Mobile, Rugged, & Tablet User Interface.

My-T-Pen is designed for use in a mobile pc, rugged tablet, or military grade tablet computer application such as field services, fork-lift terminals, and medical, mobile, or military vehicle mounted systems. It's the same software as My-T-Soft (but Mobile, Rugged, & Miltary Tablet OEM manufacturers prefer the name My-T-Pen).

For Windows 11 / 10 / 8.1 / 8 (32 & 64 bit) please see My-T-Soft On-screen Keyboards

For Terminal Server / Terminal Services, see My-T-Soft Terminal Server

For Windows CE, Linux, or other O/S's, see the My-T-Soft Build-A-Board System

For Custom Keypads and Panels, see Build-A-Board Keyboard Designer

For Assistive Technology users and people with special needs, see OnScreen

OEM/VAR Custom Versions and Site/Enterprise Licenses available.
please call 800-889-0987 (+1 818-701-1579) or contact IMG Sales


Over 200 "Heads-Up Display" Infinitely Sizeable On screen Keyboards

Russian Keybd. Layout in size 8

ABCD Alphabetical, QWERTY, 3 DVORAK's, and over 200 International layouts [Chinese, Japanese, Korean, German, Spanish, French, Hebrew,
Russian (shown right in size 8), Greek, etc.] with Edit and Numeric panels.

Minimize Keystrokes, Mouse Clicks and Menu Selections

Standard 3D Macro Panel in size 9 Macro Panel in size 7 with custom color Windows Panel in size 7 with custom color Standard Windows Panel

Store up to 2000 keystrokes/menu selections (or the applications macro scripts) on each button. Up to 15 buttons can be grouped on individual Panels, which auto-open when their assigned application becomes active.
Shown Left (far): My-T-Pen with standard Macro panel open in size 9.
Shown Left (near): My-T-Pen with Macro panel open in size 7 with customized color option.
Shown Right (near): My-T-Pen with standard Windows panel open in size 9.
Shown Right (far): My-T-Pen with Windows panel open in size 7 with customized color option

Pop-up Calculator in size 9

Assignable Functions for Pointing Device Buttons

Assign any of 63 different functions to each button. Popular keys such as Shift, Esc, Enter, Ins, Ctrl, etc, can be assigned at anytime

Pop-Up Calculator with pop-up Tape and Send Function

A standard 4 function calculator with memory, that always stays on top, has its own pop-up Tape and Send function that places the display information right into your current document or field (shown in size 9).

My-T-Pen with Magnifier Open

Built in Magnifier

If necessary, a Magnifier panel can be displayed to show a magnified view of the current area (mouse cursor as center).

Developer friendly

Show & Hide keys, program keys in Key Options, Custom logo display, Operator mode, on-demand functionality. The SDK Developer's Integration Kit comes with all kinds of utilities, source code, sample code, and a wealth of information for integrating My-T-Pen with your own application.

My-T-Pen keyboard with hidden keys and custom logo size 9

My-T-Pen Keyboard with Show & Hide keys and custom logo over tool bar in size 9.

Customized Colors

Num Pad in size 10 with custom colors
My-T-Pen keyboard with control panel open in size 8

From Left: Num Keypad with custom colored text in size 10, My-T-Pen keyboard with custom colored background and control panel open in size 8. Color Support includes: Button text, Button face, Button highlight, Button shadow, and Keyboard background.

Customized Painting

My-T-Pen 104 Keyboard with Edit using customized Painting

Using the Developer's Kit (1.78 Release 3) with My-T-Pen 1.78 Release 2, you can modify the default key background, paint the key background, and paint the key labels. By using internal key values & keyboard info, you can do small scale modifications, or large scale modifications to the visual display of My-T-Pen!

Build-A-Board Samples

IMG's latest release of My-T-Soft, My-T-Pen, and My-T-Touch allows you to use custom on screen keyboard layouts created with IMG's Build-A-Board Virtual Keyboard Designer.

Build-A-Board Function Keys

Build-A-Board Panel
Build-A-Board Welcome

Build-A-Board Numpad

Feature List

  • Seamless operation from Mouse, Trackball, Touchscreen, Pen, or any other pointing device

  • Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP / Vista / 7 Compatible

  • Workstation / Network Logon Options

  • Developer Tool Kit and Extensions

  • Developer examples of integrating into existing applications

  • Supervisor / Operator Modes

  • Show & Hide Keys

  • Selectable Sizes

  • Realistic 3D graphics

  • Infinite Sizing

  • Support for Build-A-Board layouts - completely customizable user interface

  • 11 panels, individually selectable, or create your own with Build-A-Board

  • Great for editing - Quick & Easy!

  • Special Windows Short-cut Keyboard - Power Users Dream!

  • 101 & 104 key layouts

  • Multiple Keyboard Layouts with ABC Layout for Non-Typists

  • International support - numerous keyboard layouts from around the world

  • Create Macro Keys & Panels

  • Specific Key & Key Combination Enable / Disable

  • Attach Executable programs to Keys & Key Combos or Window Activation

  • Includes the Calculator with Calculator Tape & Send Feature

  • Time & Date Display

  • Memory, Disk Space, Resources status Display

  • Completely Configurable for all of your needs

  • Built-In Magnifier

  • Color-code Panels for easy identification

  • On-line Quick Help for First-Time Users

  • Minimizes to a Button for convenient access

  • Once you use it, you won't want to live without it!

  • Keyboard not required (Just Say No... to your Keyboard.)

  • End-user and Developer Support


On-Screen keyboard software written as standard Windows application
  • Compatible with all properly written Windows applications
  • Developed in C/C++ - written at same level as Windows operating system for maximum capabilities
  • Accesses Windows API via standard interfaces/System DLLs - No frameworks or special environment required
  • Support for all Windows variations since Windows 3.0, including Windows CE
  • Field proven technology since 1993
Keyboard designed so pointing device can fully operate Windows
  • Keyboard layouts as binary data files for minimal space requirements
  • Fully emulates 101/104 physical keyboard
  • 11 individually selectable panels, including Alpha keyboard, Edit, and Numeric keypad
  • 12 base sizes, infinite larger sizes
  • Over 200 US, international, and variation layouts
  • Supports IMG's Build-A-Board Layouts
User, developer, and integrator command and control options
  • Provides ability for user to operate without need for physical keyboard
  • Operator mode for secure application integration
  • Developer's Kit (SDK) for controlling and manipulating keyboard
Modular support options/capabilities
  • Sounds
  • Transparency
  • Windows logon options
  • External Support utilities (Developer's Kit)
Operational customization options
  • Show/Hide keys to remove potentially undesirable keys/options (Alt, Control, Function keys, etc.)
  • Key options to remap/modify key actions
  • Macro panels for arbitrary/lengthy keyboard actions
Visual customization options
  • Custom views/colors/key images
  • Supports themes for visual integration
  • Integrates with IMG's Build-A-Board for complete customization capabilities
Extensive feature list
  • Unique and specialized features to address customer needs
  • Detailed help, documented options, on-line knowledgebase
  • Advanced Technical support, programming, and program level integration assistance available

Technical Information

My-T-Pen is a standard Windows Application and does not require any special drivers, and should work with all pointing device (mouse, touchscreen, pen, HID, etc.) interfaces, along with keyboard and mouse emulation drivers that are compatible with the ones that ship with Microsoft Windows.

There are countless of configuration options, settings, and special features available that have been added by customer requests since the original product release in 1993. Refer to the User's Guide for release specific technical notes, product options, and complete documentation.

Order - My-T-Pen Onscreen Keyboard

IMG's Build-A-Board Designer Editor, Online Layout Database, and Programming Support are now included with your
My-T-Pen Professional, OEM, Site, or Enterprise License purchase! Please contact IMG Sales for more information.

Just want to license electronically? Download and install the software, then click on "Purchase License Now" from the software's License Manager!

For OEM, Integrator & Reseller Pricing or EndUser Single, Multi-Site, or Enterprise Licensing
(including Keyless Licensing, Image Ready integration, and Programming Integration Support),

please call 800-889-0987 (+1 818-701-1579) or contact IMG Sales