Tag: Type

How to Use the Linux type Command

Find out if a command resolves to an alias, a disk file, a shell function, a built-in command, or a reserved word. Use type to discover how your Linux commands are executed and understand your system better. Do My Bidding When we open a terminal window and start issuing commands to our Linux computer, we rarely […]

How to Type Emoji on a Chromebook

Emoji first became popular on smartphones, but they’re just as necessary on computers. Chromebooks and Chrome OS tablets have built-in emoji as well. We’ll show you where to find them, and how to use emoji on your device. People might not use emoji as much when typing on a laptop as they would on a […]

How to Type Emails Faster in Gmail

Most of us always have a pile of emails we’ve procrastinated about answering. After all, there are only so many you can read and send in a day. Thankfully, Gmail offers a range of tools that can lend a hand when you’re composing emails. Auto-Complete Your Emails Gmail’s Smart Compose tool is like auto-complete for emails. […]

How To Type Pinyin With Tone Marks In Windows 10

Pinyin is essential for anyone learning to speak Chinese. You’ll find that you prefer to type in pinyin instead of in traditional Chinese but the standard English QWERTY keyboard doesn’t support all tone marks that you need to write correct pinyin. There isn’t an English keyboard layout that does. Rob Rohan has developed a keyboard […]

How to type accents on Windows 10

If you’re using a keyboard, or a keyboard layout that supports accent characters, entering them is pretty easy. If you’re using a normal US English keyboard and occasionally need to type accents, it might seem difficult to type accents because the keyboard doesn’t support it. That said, there are three different ways to type accents […]