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enter

The act of entering data into the computer. After a line of text is typed, pressing the Enter key, also called the "Return key," causes the computer to input the data. See Enter key.
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Sticky Keys allow her to enter keys in sequence instead of simultaneously.
Using only the up, down and enter keys, users can move from searching for books to technical documents to authors to titles to subjects to keywords, without leaving the initial search.
Once a form is selected from the menu, data can be entered on the proper line by using the tab or enter keys. Since forms are layered (the most basic ones first), care must be taken to enter data at the lowest possible level; otherwise the information may not automatically carry through.