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Can you touch type?

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Brawny, Jan 13, 2008.

  1. Brawny

    Brawny Anglophobiphile

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    So yeahh...which is the majority?
     
  2. FRuMMaGe

    FRuMMaGe Waluigi's #1 Fan!

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    Yes. Once you have used a computer regularly for about a year or two it becomes second nature.
     
  3. LevesqueIsKing

    LevesqueIsKing An Instant Classic

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    This is a garbage question, considering the fact that I didn't know what 'touch type' meant until you explained it to me that time.
     
  4. DRMARIO

    DRMARIO Controversial.

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    I've touch typed since I was about..ten or eleven I think. My friend has touch typed longer than me..since he was nine.
    I'm a little weird, however..I use my two thumbs, my two index fingers and my two thumbs.
     
  5. Trulen

    Trulen Isn't here as much

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    Touch typing's old news.

    Telekinesis typing is the way to go.
     
  6. ARav989

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    Touch type as in with a 'Touch' screen? Like that of an iPod Touch?

    If so, then yes. Quite fast at it as well. Typing in those websites into the Safari browser got me practice.
     
  7. FRuMMaGe

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    No, that isn't touch typing
     
  8. nic7

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    Is touch type when you just center your hands over the "home row" or whatever and just type without looking? Because, if so, then yes, I've touched type since I had a class over it in 4th grade.
     
  9. balrogs.pa

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    Agreed, i use steven hawkings method, i use my mind for a keyboard and then it blurts out unnecessary things like ''Your a*s is fiiine tooday!"
     
  10. ARav989

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    Oh I get it, Typing without looking at the keyboard? Ya, of course. It isn't that hard. Lmao, all the chats with Steph during the summer taught me how because I had to try and keep up with her...Still don't think I can though.
     
  11. LevesqueIsKing

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    I still can't do the number pad, though. Would be really helpful, actually. I'll get around to learning it sometime.
     
  12. +Maniacal=Maniac+

    +Maniacal=Maniac+ Am I Losing Friends?

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    I Can... Kinda... But Yeah.
     
  13. nic7

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    Number pad sucks. All I do is keep guessing and deleting until I get it right. I'm just too lazy to look down.
     
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    I can't! As you all know.

    I've only seen about one person touch type, and that's the Asian girl in my IT class.

    Jack, what the heck were you doing with a computer so young? D:
     
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    I can type fast, but I'm not that good at touch-typing. Oh, the shame! :(
     
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    At least someone actually admits it. ;)
     
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    ^^Trulen bumps up his campaign for Unquestioned ruler of universe.

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    I can but usually I don't.
     
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    I think my whole school can touch type. (Or at least close to my whole school) But, I live in a relatively rich town so we can afford all of those computers so that people can learn.
     
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    We had a keyboarding class in Junior High and have an optional one in High School...

    I knew how before then, but it helped a lot.
     
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