Five Finger Typist is a typing tutor for people who want to
learn to type with one hand. It teaches the accepted keyboarding
technique for one-handed touch typing on the standard (QWERTY) keyboard.
Learn a life-long skill which can be used on any computer. No need for a specialised
one-handed keyboard which has to be transported around with the user.
Five Finger Typist v 2.2 for Windows has been released. In Version 2.2 an
enhancement for users with low vision has been added - a very large font option with
a choice of 2 very large screen fonts of 36 and 48 point. See the
Press Release announcing version 2.2 for information about the
Five Finger Typist has a set of structured typing lessons which first
teach the home position and then progressively introduce new keys and revise
keys already learnt.
Five Finger Typist is extremely easy to use. It's not necessary to master complex
concepts to use the program.
Suitable for child or adult
Either the right, or left, hand can be chosen easily
Opens up new communication skills - email, letters,
notetaking, computer games and applications
Touch typing skills assist students in all levels of learning
Touch typing skills assist adults in communication and
An on-screen animated hand graphic shows the
correct hand movement as keys are typed
Lessons are graded, starting with
A self-paced typing program