How to Learn Basic Keyboarding Skills

A data entry operator or typist is one who enters data into a machine using alphanumeric keyboard.Data entry operator is also known by other titles,including information processing workers, data entry workers and word processors.

Steps

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    Typists usually set up and prepare reports, letters, mailing labels, and other text material. There main function is to enter data into a computer.
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    Aim for both speed and accuracy. If your speed is fast but there are a lot of mistakes this kind of speed is useless.
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    Try to type something daily. To type one paragraph daily. Type daily for 15 minutes to improve your speed.
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    Purchase a typing software program to learn the basics.
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    Practice both speed and endurance typing tests to build up skills.

Tips

  • Use the proper fingering.
  • Memorize the keyboard.You can easily do it by practicing.

Article Info

Categories: Basic Computer Skills | Learning Techniques and Student Skills