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    I only type with 2 fingers, my 2 middle fingers. Am i in the minority that i cant type with more than 2 (actually the right finger does most of the typing) ive never been taught how to type.
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    Most people tend to type with their fingers.
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    I use 4 and 4, and use my thumbs (whichever is closer) on the spacebar
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    I use most. Much quicker and easier for me. I guess I'm just used to it after using computers for more than a decade.
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    (Original post by mistyblue~)
    I only type with 2 fingers, my 2 middle fingers. Am i in the minority that i cant type with more than 2 (actually the right finger does most of the typing) ive never been taught how to type.
    I don't have any statistics but that's probably not the most efficient way of typing.

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    I use 4 and 4, and use my thumbs (whichever is closer) on the spacebar
    I think that's the normal way to do it!
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    (Original post by Plagioclase)
    I don't have any statistics but that's probably not the most efficient way of typing.



    I think that's the normal way to do it!
    Great!
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    (Original post by mistyblue~)
    I only type with 2 fingers, my 2 middle fingers. Am i in the minority that i cant type with more than 2 (actually the right finger does most of the typing) ive never been taught how to type.
    Think it depends on age and the amount of computer usage - I'm not a touch typist, but as someone who spends loads of time on a computer I tend most of my fingers - others only one finger on each hand
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    (Original post by Plagioclase)
    I don't have any statistics but that's probably not the most efficient way of typing.



    I think that's the normal way to do it!
    I didnt know there was a normal way never thought about it till now.
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    (Original post by mistyblue~)
    I didnt know there was a normal way never thought about it till now.
    Well if you do want to be a more efficient typer (which is definitely worth doing if you do anything on a regular basis that involves typing, i.e. most people) then I'd suggest you google something along the lines of "how to touch-type" and there will probably be plenty of websites that offer guides.
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    Yeah, these days everyone seems to be typing with either their toes or elbows :dontknow:
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    I mostly use all of them, but my right pinky gets used the least.
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    I started typing this to try and discover which fingers I used and I can now confirm that on my left hand I use my first finger on the keys and my pinky on the shift key for typing "I". On my right hand I use my thumb for the space bar and my first and fourth finger to type any other letters.

    I hope this was informative and useful to you.
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    If it's getting the job done who cares? It's not weird typing with your middle fingers.
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    i normally just use all my fingers, although I do occasionally head butt the keyboard while working on particularly infuriating essays.
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    I use all of my fingers, except my pinky finger on both hands. Not sure what the 'proper' way is to type.
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    I use all fingers, thumb on spacebar
    i use one hand when eating - my left

    2 fingers is slow as ****
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    (Original post by Quantex)
    i normally just use all my fingers, although I do occasionally head butt the keyboard while working on particularly infuriating essays.
    ahaha too true (don't know whether to laugh or cry)
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    I usually type with my right hand using all fingers and my left hand only using the index finger. I haven't noticed this until now, but I find it interesting. With this method, I can type an average of 80 words per minute.
 
 
 
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