What the reason behind the order of the letters in keyboard?

Answer The QWERTY keyboard layout was devised and created in the 1860s by the creator of the first modern typewriter, Christopher Sholes, a newspaper editor who lived in Milwaukee. Originally, the charact... Read More »

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What is the reason behind the order of keys on a keyboard?

The QWERTY layout goes back to the invention of the typewriter. The first design was to lay the letters out in alphabetical order; however, this caused the machine to jam when typists typed quickl... Read More »

Is there a reason for the letters on a PC keyboard being in the order that they are?

Yes. Read the link below (just the "History and purposes" section). It's quite fascinating that you can spell "typewriter" using just the top row. O_o

Why are the letters on ur keyboard not in alpahbetical order why that particular order?

The 'QWERTY' keyboard originates from old typewriter keyboards. To avoid the most popular keys hitting each other as they printed onto the paper, the popular ones were kept apart.This cut down on t... Read More »

Why are the letters on the keyboard not in alphabetical order?

It goes back to the typewriter.Take a look at a few sources:…take care,Chad