Teaches the basics of and enables keyboarding practice
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3.6 on 870 votes

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License: Demo
Total downloads:17,030
Operating system:Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10/11
Latest version:4.3
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Train your keyboarding skills and perform all available actions in the environment consisting of a built-in word processor, a set of educational games for learning and improving skills, and multiple tutorials for learning the theory and tips. All components are available from the main interface.

Download of MicroType 4.3 was on the developer's website when we last checked. We cannot confirm if there is a free download of this software available. We recommend checking the downloaded files with any free antivirus.

The following versions: 5.0, 4.3 and 3.0 are the most frequently downloaded ones by the program users. The default filenames for the program's installer are MicroType 4.2.exe, IconAD7C8AA4.exe, VSWAC20_E887BF2E.exe, VSW5865_432D1539.exe or VSW343B_0A497D91.exe etc. MicroType lies within Education Tools, more precisely Teaching Tools. MicroType is suitable for 32-bit versions of Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10/11. This tool was originally developed by South-Western Educational Publishing.

From the developer:

The MicroType software is a keyboarding program that consists of a tutorial, reinforcement activities, educational games, and a word processor. All of these components are combined in one comprehensive package that will help the student to master the basic keyboarding skills.

You may want to check out more software, such as Music Ace or QuizMaster, which might be similar to MicroType.


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John 4 years ago

This thing is so easy, I got 147 GWAM on the Build Skill.

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Bruh 4 years ago

Then why are you keyboarding if you already know how to?

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DEEZ NUTS 4 years ago

This game is so stupid, I can't even download it.

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acarr1 5 years ago

This taught me so much thanks to this I can now type the alphabet without looking on the computer.

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John 4 years ago

acarr1, I always knew how to type without looking a the keyboard.

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John stop 3 years ago

John, you don't need to brag saying you could type without looking since you were 6.

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JJJ 5 years ago

I thought I would never understand how to type no matter how hard I tried, but thanks to micro type I am typing better than ever.

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AA 5 years ago

How can I get this on my school computer?

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heather 5 years ago

How do I download MicroType at school?

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