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by DeRoche
Thu Aug 20, 2015 3:15 am
Forum: Website support
Topic: Hotkeys
Replies: 1
Views: 7206

Re: Hotkeys

F5 key will restart the test.
by DeRoche
Fri Aug 07, 2015 3:44 am
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Typing tips
Replies: 174
Views: 429503

Re: Typing tips

I've recently found my speed and accuracy increases when I push my wrists into the table rather than elevating them. However, this is a good way to develop carpal tunnel syndrome, so I don't suggest this for anyone who has a job requiring lots of typing, or anyone who needs to type for long periods ...
by DeRoche
Mon Jul 27, 2015 4:38 am
Forum: Website support
Topic: Cheaters
Replies: 1335
Views: 1908103

Re: Cheaters

This guy got 194 WPM with zero mistakes after having a record of 104 WPM: http://10fastfingers.com/user/827973/
by DeRoche
Mon Jul 27, 2015 3:23 am
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is 95 WPM good for a 11 year old?
Replies: 68
Views: 180231

Re: Individual and general typing speed

but I feel like patting kids on the back for typing 50 WPM is a bit misleading, when they come from a generation where there's no longer anything unusual about that speed. Seconding this. Not that we should discourage kids from trying, but there are kids online who type at comparable speeds to the ...
by DeRoche
Sat Jun 13, 2015 7:03 pm
Forum: General discussions
Topic: From two fingers to all of them - ADVISE?
Replies: 8
Views: 17022

Re: From two fingers to all of them - ADVISE?

That's ridiculous that you can type that fast using two fingers... Very few people can reach those speeds using all their fingers! You're not too late to learn to type normally. The biggest tip I can give you is that good, daily practice will yield results really quickly. You must not go back to old...
by DeRoche
Mon Jun 01, 2015 3:29 am
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Typing tips
Replies: 174
Views: 429503

Re: Typing tips

I'm a fairly fast typist (184 WPM on 10fastfingers and 166 WPM average this month on TypeRacer). I'll try to give a few tips for maximizing your typing speed. I'm coming from the perspective of someone who doesn't have a job that requires typing, so the majority of the typing I do is on my own leisu...