keyboard study guide
Terms in this set (16)
ALT (Alternate KEY)
used with other function keys to access software options.
moves the cursor to the left (Backward) one space at a time, deleting characters.
Caps Lock Key
used to key all capital letters .
usually used with other keys to perform specific functions.
a lighted indicator on the display screen that shows a user's exact position within a document.
Cursor Movement Keys
allow the cursor to be moved up, down, left, or right within text.
used to delete text to the right of the cursor.
used to enter information into microcomputer or to return the cursor to the beginning of a new line.
those keys other than the alpha/numeric keys that allow the user to perform special functions such as auto centering
allows the user to insert text without deleting previously keyed text
a device similar to a typewriter keyboard containing alphabetic ,numeric and special function keys.
Left Shift Key
used to capitalize letters keyed with the right hand
a list of options available in a software program
used to activate the numeric keypad
a line displayed on the monitor to request specific input from the user
RIGHT SHIFT KEY
USED TO CAPITALIZE LETTERS KEYED WITH THE LEFT HAND