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1 Keyboard Basics A Module of the CYC Course – Computer Basics
2 Getting Started Be sure your keyboard is free of clutter. A notebook laying on your keyboard can be pressing down a key, causing your keyboard to not work properly. Where is your cursor? Wherever your curser is on your screen, the keys you are typing will appear.
3 Common Mistakes Note the caps lock key. Press it down and see what impact it has on all the other keys. Press it again. What happens? If you have a wireless keyboard that is not working, check the batteries.
4 Handout You should have a handout entitled Keyboard created by the Indian Prairie Public Library. Keyboard created by the Indian Prairie Public Library Walk through each exercise on the handout to become familiar with the keyboard.
5 Online Tutorial Try this tutorial online now to get more practice with your keyboard and mouse.this tutorial
6 Online Reference A handy keyboard reference site.keyboard reference site
7 Creative Commons License This module was created by Connect Your Community, a project of OneCommunity, funded by the federal Broadband Technology Opportunities Program.OneCommunityBroadband Technology Opportunities Program This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License. To view a copy of this license, visit work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License. To view a copy of this license, visit