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keyboarding vocab

keyboarding music

posture this position of a persons body while standing or sitting
alt+tab switch between windows
accuracy the quality or state of being correct or precise.
backspace a key on a typewriter or computer keyboard that causes the carriage or cursor to move backward.
caps lock Caps lock is a lock key found on many computer keyboards, depending on the local keyboard layout they implement. It is located in the position of a similar Shift lock key found in some other keyboard layouts. ..
control key a key that alters the function of another key if both are pressed at the same time.
cursor control key Keys on terminal or microcomputer keyboards, usually designated with arrows, that position the screen cursor up, down, right or left.
delete emove or obliterate (written or printed matter), esp. by drawing a line through it or marking it with a delete sign.
enter/return Used to move the cursor down a line
home keys he basic key in which a work is written; the tonic key
function keys a button on a computer keyboard, distinct from the main alphanumeric keys, to which software can assign a particular function.
gross wpm words you type per minute
hardware tools, machinery, and other durable equipment.
homerow the row on a typewriter or computer keyboard that contains the keys (home keys) to which four fingers of each hand return as a base
wpm words per minute
keyboard posture the way you hold yourself while typing
keyboard shortcut In computing, a keyboard shortcut is a set of one or several keys that invoke a software or operating system operation when triggered by the user. The meaning of term "keyboard shortcut" can vary depending on software manufacturer
dwerty denoting the standard layout on English-language typewriters and keyboards, having q, w, e, r, t, and y as the first keys from the left on the top row of letters.
service keys
shift key a slight change in position, direction, or tendency
software the programs and other operating information used by a computer.
spacebar a long key on a typewriter or computer keyboard for making a space between words.
prtcs Portable Radar Tracking Control System
net wpm means Words Per Minute. It is a measure of the output speed
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