Rapid Typing Tutor 4.6.5
Rapid Typing Tutor - Advance your typing speed and accuracy with the newest typing tutor! With Rapid Typing Tutor you will learn using your keyboard more efficiently in just a few easy lessons for absolutely free. Kids can learn by playing a typing game, while adults can take pre-configured courses or create their own training lessons. Rapid Typing Tutor is perfect for adults and kids, students and teachers, and provides comprehensive reporting and progress tracking for every student. Powerful statistics include 15 different parameters, including words-per-minute, characters-per-minute and accuracy reports.
The innovative typing tutor has a cheerful and intuitive user interface full of colors to make learning to type fun. The typing tutor features a variety of visual cues to help adults and kids master the computer keyboard, and provides full course statistics in tables and charts. Supporting multiple users makes Rapid Typing Tutor usable at schools, colleges and universities.
Secretaries, teachers and writers will find the ability of Rapid Typing Tutor to create their own courses custom-tailored to each student truly indispensible. Custom courses make it possible creating your own typing tutor meeting your own requirements. Whether you need to master a specific key, set of keys or a keyboard layout that you need to master, a custom-built typing tutor is your best solution.
The free typing tutor includes a full virtual keyboard with both hands moving over it to display the proper typing position for each hand and finger. Highlighted zones for each finger make placing your fingers correctly a second nature in no time.
For non-standard layout users, Rapid Typing Tutor automatically creates a new virtual keyboard based on the layout. You can take typing lessons for multiple keyboard layouts by quickly switching between them.
List of Changes:
Version 4.6.5 from 2012-08-02Show all changes
Version 4.6.3 from 2012-07-02
Typing Tutor 4.6.3 added: Metronome improved ( strongly depend on the experience of users ); Lesson Mode "Requires the right character type": Pressing BACKSPACE deletes only the last error ( without moving cursor ); "Right-hand" finger scheme fixed; Visual bugs on some video-cards fixed;
Version 4.6.2 from 2012-05-26
Typing Tutor 4.6.2 added: New version of Touch Typing Manual added, Farsi interface language updated, minor bugs fixed;
Version 4.6.1 from 2012-04-29
Typing Tutor 4.6.1 added: Expert courses are available for the following keyboard layouts: Arabic ASDF Eastern with Arabic-Indic digits; German (Dvorak Type); German (NEO); German (Latin1 without dead keys); Greek Polytonic; Greek Latin; Greek (319); Greek (220); US English Table for IBM Arabic; etc
Version 4.6 from 2012-04-19
Typing Tutor 4.6 added: full support Arabic, Farsi, Urdu, Hindi, Sanskrit, Khmer, Thai and other languages; in current version the real font can be chosen for lesson; keyboard scaling on wide-screen monitors improved; Arabic and English typing course updated, etc.
Version 4.5 from 2012-02-01
Typing Tutor 4.5 added: auto-wrap feature, tabulation support, line-break support, import lesson text in .RTF format, support the lesson size until 4GB, translation control keys, insert line break and tabulation lesson feature, special marks ( including Tab, Line Break, Space ) improved, etc.
Version 4.4 from 2011-12-24
Typing Tutor 4.4 changes: touch screen support added; keys under cursor( or finger in touchscreen mode ) now highlighted; new highlight toggle feature for Control key( Shift, Ctrl, Alt ); Drag & Drop function for lesson list editor added; Cut, Copy and Paste in context menu in Lesson Editor; etc.
Version 4.3 from 2011-11-30
Typing Tutor 4.3 changes: background music bug fixed; delay with selecting statistics cells for large statistics reports fixed; keys can be highlighted individually in statistics view ( lesson tab ); confirmation box for removing selected lesson(s) added; etc.
Version 4.2 from 2011-11-13
added the Greek course; added support for the 680x420 screens; added support screen rotation; added the "blank" lesson background; added the word count in the lessons editor; moved the 'Show/Hide keyboard' option to the user level page; fixed the delay for loading the course on the weak video cards;
Version 4.1 from 2011-08-16
Typing tutor version 4.1 added the Windows Themes support ( the contrast schemes, big fonts, not-system fonts support ); - added the finger scheme for Anti-RSI layout( Two hands #6 ) - added the changing of the statistics parameters on the Results;
Version 4.0 from 2011-05-09
Typing tutor version 4.0 added multi-line support; added support of the Alt Shift key; improved running speed ( including running by LAN and Flash card ); improved user interface.
Version 3.4 from 2010-12-10
Added Serbian interface translation, full Russian lesson course, support for euro-keyboard( Alt Gr symbols ), support fonts with non-fixed width, support Unicode fonts, support small lesson font, customize of lesson and keyboard fonts;English lessons for Latin keyboard layouts;
Version 3.3.6 from 2010-11-21
Version 3.3.6 adds full German lesson course; adds full Arabic lesson course; adds Tips panel for beginner; adds the lesson creating from file(s); adds the silent install mode.
Version 3.3 from 2010-09-12
Typing Tutor v3.3 has been released. - Added Arabic interface language; - Fixed bug with right-left text direction on the Arabic and Hebrew keyboard layout;- Fixed visual bug with pictures in the lesson window on some video-cards;- Removed a repeated sounds on the Shift key;
Version 3.2.9 from 2010-07-15
Typing Tutor v3.2.9 has been released. - Added typing lesson background schemes; - Added support the right-left languages in the typing lessons;- Improved work on older video cards. - Fixed the running bug on the some Windows version.
Version 3.2.7 from 2010-06-24
Typing Tutor v3.2.7 has been released. - Added Greek interface language. - Fixed bug with system context menu ( by Alt Enter ). - Fixed bug with label and the numbers on "Results" dialog box on the left are in WPM. - Fixed the running bug on the Windows XP sp2.
Version 3.2.5 from 2010-06-11
Typing Tutor v3.2.5 has been released. Added Farsi interface language; Added support right-left interface; Added the control "Sound" in the main window;Added the background music;Added more 30 sound effects;Added the mode of the random choose of sound effect;Added support of the sound schemes.
Version 3.2.3 from 2010-05-31
Typing Tutor v3.2.3 has been released. - Added the notice "Caps Lock was pressed" in the window "Current Lesson"; - Added: The parameter "Speed" in the "Results" dialog box depends upon selected parameters in the Options->Statistics window; - Added highlight of current lessons language in the menu;
Version 2.9.4 from 2009-07-14
Changes version 2.9.4
Latest User Reviews:
Bogartfive 2011-04-07 09:03:57 #
My daughter enjoyed it and I hope will try it again today. It seemed like a great way to increase typing skills.
Sloshmo 2010-12-14 05:47:02 #
I downloaded this hoping that it had a Russian keyboard layout. That I could tell it didn't so I didn't really try it out.
Kkafridi 2010-10-18 06:39:07 #
I downloaded for my 7 years old son, he was unable to find any games. simple plan lessons does not attract him much. But as a basic tutor its good.
Blzrbear 2010-10-07 18:02:54 #
I think your program is as good as it can get. I have used it for about two weeks on and off and I can see a big difference in my typing already.
Hemu2275 2010-08-09 21:37:30 #
its a very nice programme n fun too......my son is liking it and hope he picks up the speed as fast as he can. thanks.
Dickschmit3 2010-02-10 14:59:21 #
I downloaded the program for my 6 year old Grandaughter. She is getting proficient on the computer and I wanted to have her Typ correctly. She seems to like this program. Thank you.
Reginapmp 2009-10-19 06:39:53 #
My daughter is 7 and plays vidoe games. If she can do that...she can learn to type... She's doing a great job with the help of Typing Tutor. Thanks!
Manoj Prasad 1722 2009-08-27 22:14:52 #