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I use all my fingers, but I don't stay on the home keys. I learned how to type from playing MMOs, so my hands just go everywhere.
post #172 of 186
I only type with 2 fingers, except I use a 3rd for alt/control/shift. Never really noticed as I can type up to 100wpm
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pointer and middle finger typist reporting for duty!
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^what surgery?
Arm surgery, but the doctor wrapped the bandage around my hand and elbow too. To prevent me from lifting anything heavy at all, I believe lol
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post #175 of 186
103 wpm with 5 mistakes, so 98 WPM.
Using index fingers and ring finger for the occasional control/shift

EDIT: Just peaked at 118 WPM with 2 mistakes, stuffed up bad at the end though :/ Work keyboard is so much better than mine!

Edited by thenameisrohan - 8/8/11 at 10:18pm
post #176 of 186
Watching people type with a single finger is painful. Ugh. Thankfully, proper typing is taught in school now and hopefully all you "hunt-and-peck" people will die off to make the world less painful for me.

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Originally Posted by thenameisrohan View Post
I only type with 2 fingers, except I use a 3rd for alt/control/shift. Never really noticed as I can type up to 100wpm
Such a lie. I guarantee you cannot type 100 wpm using two fingers. Post it on youtube because that is so blatantly false.

The joys of liars on the internet. Always good for a chuckle.
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post #178 of 186
Back in middle school I HATED my typing class. But it payed off and let me type faster in runescape. Spamming WTB / WTS on world two back in teh day really helped improve my WPM.
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post #179 of 186
I make use of all my fingers on the keyboard .


Edited by davidelliott- - 8/16/11 at 10:26am
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post #180 of 186
I use a couple of fingers, but mostly my pointers and middle fingers. Right pinky for Shift/Enter/etc..

I still type very fast and to be honest, proper typing skills never help a Gamer as we typically have one hand on the mouse at all times. Pointer finger and one-handed typing skills are awesome to have.
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