How many keys are on a qwerty keyboard?

Answer The typical QWERTY keyboard has between 81 and 105 keys, according to Greg Baker and Tom Bowen, authors of "First Byte: Using Information and Communication Technology." The term QWERTY refers to th... Read More »

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On a keyboard why are the keys lined QWERTY instead of ABCDEF?

Old typewriters used to get clogged up becuase people typed too quickly (the old mechanical ones)In an attempt to slow typists down, they came up with what they thought was a bad keyboard layout.No... Read More »

How to make keyboard keys equal different keys?

It's called re-mapping the keyboard. Software is available for that. Google it.

Where did the qwerty keyboard get its name?

According to The Wall Street Journal, QWERTY comes from the first six letters on the first row of keys with letters only, which is at the top of a keyboard. It is the most common keyboard standard.... Read More »

What is the name for the ^ on a QWERTY keyboard?

The ^ symbol on a QWERTY keyboard indicates where a word or phrase should be inserted onto a page. This writer's and proofreader's mark is officially known as a caret, but is also commonly referred... Read More »