Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing 17 Deluxe

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing 17 Deluxe


Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
3.6
out of 159 votes
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Quick Specs

Version:
17
File Size:
380.23MB
Date Added:
September 30, 2005
Price:
Free to try (3-use trial); $39.99 to buy
Operating Systems:
Windows 98/Me/2000/XP
Total Downloads:
1,711,257
Downloads Last Week:
2,143
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Additional Requirements:
Windows 98/Me/2000/XP

Editors' review

The multimedia-rich Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing 17 Deluxe can turn even the most recalcitrant hunt-and-peck artist into a skillful touch typist. But first you'll have to download the behemoth 400MB installer and suffer through the sluggish setup process. Persevere. Once you get it running, Mavis Bacon is memory-intensive but quite fast. The unusual interface depicts a classroom; you click on various objects to select tasks (for instance, a computer to enter the Lesson Area). Mavis Bacon provides not only lessons and drills, but also videos and text advice on proper typing posture. It also allows you to build custom lessons, play special typing games, and check the ergonomics at your workplace. All in all, it's a feature-rich typing tutor with a good-looking interface and lots of useful extras.

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  • All Versions:

    3.6

    out of 159 votes

    • 5 star: 72
    • 4 star: 29
    • 3 star: 14
    • 2 star: 11
    • 1 star: 33
  • Current Version:

    3.6

    out of 153 votes

    • 5 star: 69
    • 4 star: 27
    • 3 star: 14
    • 2 star: 11
    • 1 star: 32
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    January 05, 2009   |   By RFERR1

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