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 Why the keyboard keys are randomly placed?

Answer The ''QWERTY'' layout was devised and created in the early 1870s by Christopher Latham Sholes.The purpose was to take the most commonly used letters in the English language and the most commonly pa... Read More »
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How to make keyboard keys equal different keys?

It's called re-mapping the keyboard. Software is available for that. Google it.
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Have you ever took of keys on the keyboard to clean up keyboard ?

The easiest way to really thoroughly clean a keyboard, and this sounds strange, put it in the dishwasher. Seriously. Put it on the TOP rack, as it will melt on the bottom one. When it's done, yo... Read More »
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Why are alphabets arranged RANDOMLY on keyboard and not alphabetically?

as the keyboard chip allowed it in the same mannernow developers can change that sequence but they don't cuz after changing it takes a long time to become familiar with users
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Why are the letters on a keyboard placed as they are?

Lore has it that it is placed that way to make typing harder/slower so that the old mechanical typewriters could "keep up" with the typing speeds of the typists. The long arms that had the letter... Read More »
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