Still, are you using a mouse and you are using keyboard only for typing name or number? so that does not suit you. if you are a school student, computer student or computer teacher and you prefer mouse more than keyboard than it’s not good for you. In this article, I am going to tell you about some useful tips and trick that you have to know if you want to be a keyboard typing master. and remember these methods or practice it daily because practice makes perfect. if you think that you will forget it then take a note and write all these tips and trick.
In here I will let you know about some useful and important keyboard shortcut keys and I am going to tell you about some tips and tricks that every computer user should have to know it. so before wasting time let’s start learning in order to become keyboard typing master.
1. Use All 10 Fingers To Become typing master
In the first step, you have to know about using your 10 fingers if you want to become a keyboard typing master. you have seen some people who don’t have the habit of using their all fingers just they use some of their fingers which will not help them to become a keyboard typing master. so leave your habit and use your all fingers. take a closer look to your keyboard and you will notice raised bumps on each of the F key and J key. This is to help you find the correct finger placement without having to look at the keyboard.
Ideally, your index finger should rest on the F key and J key then others finger will fall into place naturally.
Just look at the picture above it is showing you that which finger is for which line and keys, as you might have been noticed that each finger do a specific task and you can easily type faster if you follow the methods. therefore if you get any kind of confusion then head over to websites like the TypingClub or Typing Web. in here you will get all about keyboard typing with various methods where you will become keyboard typing master.
2. Get Rid Of Bad Habit
There are some people who can’t rid of their bad habit because it is not easy things to do, and might be one of them is you. you might have seen some of the users who are looking to keyboard and finding keys, or they are not using all their fingers during typing this is the most mistake that every user do. or in place of their all fingers, they are using 2 or 3 fingers which is not a good habit and typing. if you want to become keyboard typing master than you need to rid of your bad habit and start using your all fingers.
secondly never try to focus on finding keys, just you need to look on windows and type with your all fingers. as you see in the picture above that he focuses only on windows that what he is typing. after that practice every time because there is saying that practice makes perfect. needless to say, that yes of course practice makes perfect.
3. Familiar With Keyboard Shortcuts
In here I am going to tell you about some useful shortcut keys and you have to remember these keys. if you think that you will forget it soon then take a note and write it. because this shortcut keys will help you any time and hands down you will become keyboard typing master.
So here, I will tell you about Basic Shortcut keys, Advanced Shortcut Keys and Useful Keys which is in keyboard and besides that, you have to know about these shortcut keys to impress people.
Basic Shortcut Keys
Backspace VS Delete Keys
This is one of the most important keys that you have to know about it. as people think that Backspace and Delete keys works same but no you are wrong because it’s totally different like
Backspace: this key remove a letter from behind.
Delete: this key remove a letter from in front.
Ctrl + Z and Ctrl + Y
If you have deleted any text or file accidentally and you want to restore it back (Undo) then use Ctrl + Z. besides that, if you want to (Redo) it back then use Ctrl + Y. I know most of you have to know about this shortcut keys.
Windows + D
this shortcut keys is used to minimize a program or page like you have opened Google Chrome and now you want to minimize it then this shortcut keys is for you.
Ctrl + T
This shortcut key is used when you want to open a new page in any browser.
Ctrl + D
sometimes you want to bookmarks your favorite page or program then you can do it with this shortcut keys.
Advanced Shortcut keys
Alt + Tab Shortcut keys
this shortcut keys used to switch from one program to another like you have opened many programs like Google Chrome, Picture, video and many more than you want to switch to another program just by typing Alt + Tab.
Alt + F4 And Enter
this shortcut keys is used to shut down the computer or laptop.
Fn+F12, Ctrl+S, and Ctrl+N
these shortcut keys are mostly used for MS Office like you want to save your current file then you can press Fn+F12 in laptop and only F12 in the computer, besides that, you can press Ctrl+S to save the current file with any name. and if you want to open a new blank file in MS Office then simply press Ctrl+N to open a new file.
Delete Or Open History
If you want to open browser history then press Ctrl + H. and if you want to delete all history then press Ctrl+Shift+Delete.
if you want to open incognito mode in Google Chrome then press Ctrl+Shift+N. besides that, if you want to open download folder in Google Chrome then press Ctrl + J.
Ctrl + Shift + T
While sometimes you have opened many tabs in the browser and you want to close the tab which you are not using and you will close those tabs but while you want to restore the last tab you have closed then use Ctrl + Shift + T.
Ctrl + Alt + Delete
If you want to open a task manager then use this shortcut keys. It is mostly used when your software gets hanged and you want to manage it.
Useful Shortcut Keys
Shift + Arrow Keys
Without a mouse, if you want to select any text then press Shift + Arrow Keys to select the text. Without this, if you want to select all text then press Ctrl + A.
Ctrl + Click
This is the most useful shortcut key and it is used when you want to open a link in a new tab so now you don’t need to click on the right button and open link in a new tab just you need to press the ctrl button and click on the link you want to open in new tab.
Ctrl + C and Ctrl + V
Many of you have to know about this shortcut keys, if you don’t know then I will tell you. This is used mostly when you want to copy the text/file and you want to paste it in anywhere then use Ctrl + C to copy and Ctrl + V to paste.
Alt + F4
it is used to close a program. like you have opened Google Chrome and you want to close it so just simply use this shortcut keys.
So there are some useful and advanced shortcut keys that every computer users should know it and to top it off practice all these shortcut keys to becoming keyboard typing master.
Practice With Useful Apps
here I will tell you about some useful apps that you can practice keyboard typing. there are gaming apps where you can play a game with typing paragraph and there are many more opportunities that help you to become keyboard typing master.
1. Typing Master
this app allows you to practice keyboard step by step and besides that, it will train you how to start typing keyboard with having a various course like Visual training, Step by Step Approach, Customized review, Typing Skill Test, and typing games. you can go through its crash course.
this is awesome keyboard typing method because in here you can play a racing game where give you a paragraph and till the time you type fast your car run the fastest and you will win. this software is mostly speeding your typing.
3. Learn Typing
Learn typing is the best website for a beginner learning touch type. initially, it will teach you the basic method and when you go through basic then you can start with advanced methods.
in this post, I have told you about how to become keyboard typing master. and you have seen many best tricks to become typing master and remember one thing practice keyboard typing daily with apps that I have mentioned above. needless to say if you have any kind of question then feel free to ask me.