Teaches the basics of and enables keyboarding practice

3.7 on 694 votes

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License: Demo
Total downloads:16,553 (3 last week)
Operating system:Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10
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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.

MicroType 4.3 can be downloaded from our website for free. This tool was originally developed by South-Western Educational Publishing. The program's installer is commonly called MicroType 4.2.exe, KEYB.EXE, mt3.exe, MTMM.EXE or VSW343B_0A497D91.exe etc.

The program is categorized as Education Tools. You can launch this PC software on Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10 32-bit. Our built-in antivirus scanned this download and rated it as virus free. The following versions: 5.0, 4.2 and 3.0 are the most frequently downloaded ones by the program users.

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.

This application also includes a new feature called Web Reporter, which enables the student’s distance-learning program by allowing the instructor to access the student’s keyboarding reports through the Internet.

Alphabetic Keyboarding — Includes 20 lessons that teach the alphabetic keys, shift keys, SPACE BAR, ENTER/RETURN, CAPS LOCK, TAB, and the basic punctuation keys. Every lesson includes several different activities to learn new keys, combine keys, improve keystroking, and build skill.

You may want to check out more software, such as Typing Instructor Deluxe, Music Coach Player or MaxType LITE, which might be similar to MicroType.

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acarr1 7 months ago

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

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JJJ 10 months 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 10 months ago

How can I get this on my school computer?

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heather 11 months ago

How do I download MicroType at school?

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