|Definition||:||Standard keyboard/typewriter layout, order of the first six keys on the top left letter row of the keyboard|
|Category||:||Computing General Computing|
What does QWERTY mean?
QWERTY is a keyboard layout, the arrangement of keys on a computer keyboard or typewriter. The name “QWERTY” derives from the order of the first six keys on the top left letter row of the keyboard (Q, W, E, R, T and Y). QWERTY keyboard was designed by Christopher Sholes, the inventor of the typewriter.