What is the purpose of a keyboard?

Answer The purpose of a keyboard is to interface with the computer, inputting information into its files and interacting with information from its files and applications. The keyboard interface can be sup... Read More »

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What is the purpose of a computer keyboard?

The keyboard is the main interface between man and PC. It is used for a variety of applications including creating documents, web pages and emails. Without the keyboard our PC would be just another... Read More »

What is the purpose of having scroll lock on the keyboard?

The Scroll Lock key is a remnant from the original IBM PC keyboard. In the original design, Scroll Lock was intended to modify the behaviour of the arrow keys. When the scroll lock mode was on, the... Read More »

If I push this "pause/break" button on my keyboard, will my keyboard become dormant ?

Nope.When your computer is booting up during POST if you push the button it will basically pause the system.

Does a gaming keyboard have faster response times than a regular keyboard?

Response speed is not one of the benefits offered by a gaming keyboard. Easy-to-manage macros, ergonomic design for commonly used keys and LCD readouts of important game data are the typical benefi... Read More »