Does the iPad or iPhone need a driver to recognize my keyboard? Dave December 10, 2021 22:53 Updated No, your iPad or iPhone does not need a driver to recognize your keyboard. Related articles How do I connect my keyboard to my iPad? (Legacy app) How do I connect my keyboard to my iPad? Playground isn't recognizing the notes I play on my keyboard. How do I fix this? How do I find a driver for my keyboard? Help! My keyboard is connected properly, but the notes are off. For example, I am playing Middle C, but the C above is highlighted on the on-screen keyboard instead. Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.