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Vocabulary #2

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Header & Footer
Text that appears on the top and bottom of every page in a document.
Page Margins
The blank space around the edges of the page.
Homerow keys (asdfjkl;)
the keys that the fingers should rest on when typing on a qwerty keyboard.
Default
Preset condition in software for margins, line spacing,and tab setting.
Insertion Point
A blinking, vertical line in a document that indicates where the next character will be placed.
Alignment
The position of text relative to the sides of the page.
Dingbat
A picture created by a special font such as Wingdats.
Formatting marks
Special symbols, representing spaces, tabs, and paragraphs, that do not appear on paper when a document is printed.
First Line Indent
The first line of a paragraph that is farther to the right than the rest of the paragraph.
Hanging Indent
the first line of a paragraph that is farther to the left than the rest of the paragraph.
Columns & Gutters
Invisible divisions on page where text flows continuously from one area to another.
Clipboard
A designed area in memory where cut and copied text is placed.
Landscape Orientation
A print orientation that prints across the widest part of the page.
Portrait Orientation
The default print orientation.