Question

 Why are the alphabets in a keyboard aren't in alphabetical order?

Answer The QWERTY keyboard layout was designed so that successive keystrokes would alternate sides of the keyboard so as to avoid jams in manual typewriters. Is frequently said that the design was also cr... Read More »
http://answers.yahoo.com//question/index?qid=20111027060302AATScE6

Top Q&A For: Why are the alphabets in a keyboard aren't in a...

Why arent keyboard in alphabetical order... why are they all jumbled?

QWERTY (pronounced /kwerti/) is the most common modern-day keyboard layout on English-language computer and typewriter keyboards. It takes its name from the first six letters seen in the keyboard's... Read More »
http://answers.yahoo.com//question/index?qid=20071002122518AA1B4iR

Why isn't the keyboard in alphabetical order?

A typewriter with the QWERTY layoutThe QWERTY keyboard layout was devised and created in the early 1870s by Christopher Sholes, a newspaper editor and printer who lived in Milwaukee.With the assist... Read More »
http://answers.yahoo.com//question/index?qid=20081110112151AAKEya6

Why Is A Keyboard Not In Alphabetical Order?

In 1875, Christopher Sholes with assistance from Amos Densmore rearranged the typewriter keyboard so that the commonest letters were not so close together and the type bars would come from opposi... Read More »
http://answers.yahoo.com//question/index?qid=20100909043032AA6ErBO

Did u know why is the keyboard letters are not in any order "Alphabetical"or any other?

The QWERTY keyboard layout was devised in the 1860s by the creator of the first modern typewriter, Christopher Sholes, a newspaper editor who lived in Milwaukee. Originally, the characters on the t... Read More »
http://answers.yahoo.com//question/index?qid=20070127005142AAwHFUP


feedback
loading