A computer keyboard is a device used to provide alphanumeric input. Typical keyboards are attached to a computer via USB port or wireless signal. Other types of devices utilize on-screen keyboards. More »

Some different types of keyboards include QWERTY, AZERTY, QWERTZ and HCESAR keyboards, each of which vary with regard to the layout of keys. Other types of keyboards - which vary in terms of physical aspects like shape, ... More »

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Learning to type requires a student to memorize the layout of the keyboard and practice typing without looking at the keys. This is possible with online courses, at-home practice and classes in school. Typing skill devel... More »

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The main purpose of a keyboard is as an input device used to send data into a computer so applications can function as the user desires. A keyboard is one of the commonly used devices when working with computers. More »

If your keyboard gets locked up, disconnect it from the computer, wait a couple of minutes until Windows unloads the keyboard driver, and plug the device back in to force the operating system to reload the driver. If thi... More »

When troubleshooting a computer keyboard, first check whether the keyboard is plugged in properly, and use a different PS/2 or USB port or connect another device to the same port to ascertain whether the port or the keyb... More »

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A computer keyboard allows an operator to give commands to the computer in a simple way by pressing keys. The keys on a keyboard are typically labeled with their input function, ranging from letters of the alphabet to nu... More »