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  1. In computing, a keyboard is an input device partially modelled after the typewriter keyboard which uses an arrangement of buttons, or keys which act as electronic switches

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 28, 2008
  2. typically has characters engraved or printed on the keys, and each press of a key typically corresponds to a single written symbol

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 28, 2008
  3. However, to produce some symbols requires pressing and holding several keys simultaneously or in sequence

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 28, 2008
  4. While most keyboard keys produce letters, numbers or signs (characters), other keys or simultaneous key presses can produce actions or computer commands

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 28, 2008
  5. In normal usage, the keyboard is used to type text or numbers into a word processor, text editor, or other program

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 28, 2008
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