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What is an easy way to learn how to type on the keyboard, without looking at the keys?
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- Anonymous1 decade agoFavorite Answer
There are free learn to type programs on the Internet. Just do a google search for Learn to Type or How can I learn to type?
The main secret to this is using what is called the Home Row keys. These are A -F for the left hand and J - : ; for the right hand. Then you have to teach your fingers to go to the keys above and below the home row without looking. A typing program will instruct you on the proper keys for you fingers.
The main thing is lots of practice will make you faster in your typing.
- kanajloLv 51 decade ago
Use the typing tutors. In our classroom, the keys had no letters on them! We typed things like fjfjfjfjfjf until we could remember where they were, then ghghghghgh, and so on. If you keep your hands hovering over the keyboard in the right way, your brain will eventually get it all down.
- MilaLv 45 years ago
Well years and years ago I was told to draw the keyboard on paper stick it above where you are learning to type tie an apron around your neck and in front of your keyboard so you can't see it and keep practising.
- impossibleLv 41 decade ago
There are free typing games on Yahoo. They might not be the best way to learn but it's a start. It's good practice anyway.
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- 1 decade ago
Try a typing tutorial software package.
This is an excellent skill to have.
I learned to touch type when I was in eigth grade and was one of the best things I did for myself.
- Hot T-BoneLv 41 decade ago
Take a class or buy some Typing Software.
- Anonymous1 decade ago
In school they used to tape filing folders (I think they're called manila folders) over the top of the keyboard, resting on the top of our hands, so we couldn't peek at the keys.
- Becky JoLv 41 decade ago
Take a class.