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INPUT by Mind Map: INPUT

1. The keyboard

1.1. Wired Keyboards

1.1.1. USB port

1.1.2. Keyboard port

1.2. Wireless Keyboards

1.2.1. Bluetooth

1.2.2. IrDA

2. Mouse

2.1. Mouse operations

2.1.1. Point

2.1.2. Click

2.1.3. Right-click

2.1.4. Double-click

2.1.5. Triple-click

2.1.6. Drag

2.1.7. Right-drag

2.1.8. Rotate wheel

2.1.9. Free-spin wheel

2.1.10. Press wheel

2.1.11. Tilt wheel

2.1.12. Press thumb button

3. Touch Screens and Touch-Sensitive Pads

3.1. Microsoft Surface

3.2. Touch-sensitive pads

4. Pen Input

4.1. you touch a stylus or digital pen on

4.1.1. a flat surface to write

4.1.2. draw

4.1.3. make selections

5. Game Controllers

5.1. Gamepads

5.2. Joysticks and Wheels

5.3. Light guns

5.4. Dance pads

5.5. Motionsensing controllers

6. digital camera

6.1. Studio cameras

6.2. Field cameras

6.3. Point-and-shoot camera

7. Voice input

7.1. Voice input

7.1.1. speaking into a microphone

7.2. Voice recognition

7.2.1. the computer’s capability of distinguishing spoken words

7.3. Audio input

7.3.1. the process of entering any sound into the computer

7.3.1.1. Speech

7.3.1.2. Music

7.3.1.3. Sound Effects

8. Video Input

8.1. Capture video and still images

8.2. Send e-mail messages with video attachments

8.3. Add live images to instant messages

8.4. Broadcast live images over the Internet

8.5. Make video telephone calls

9. Scanners and Reading Devices

9.1. Flatbed

9.2. Pen or Handheld

9.3. Sheet-fed

9.4. Drum

9.5. Optical character recognition (OCR)

9.5.1. involves reading characters from ordinary documents

9.6. turnaround document

9.6.1. a document you return to the company that creates and sends it

9.7. Optical mark recognition (OMR)

9.7.1. reads hand-drawn marks such as small circles or rectangles

9.8. A bar code reader

9.9. RFID (radio frequency identification)

9.9.1. can track

9.9.1.1. Inventory

9.9.1.2. Location of soldiers

9.9.1.3. Employee wardrobes

9.9.1.4. Airline baggage

9.9.1.5. Gauging tire pressure and temperature

9.9.1.6. Library books

9.9.1.7. Prepaid tolls

9.10. Magnetic stripe card readers

9.10.1. Credit cards

9.10.2. Entertainment cards

9.10.3. Bank cards

9.10.4. Other similar cards

9.11. MICR (magnetic ink character recognition)

9.11.1. devices read text printed with magnetized ink

9.11.2. Banking industry uses MICR for check processing

9.12. Used in

9.12.1. Restaurants

9.12.2. Grocery stores

9.12.3. Factories

9.12.4. Warehouses

9.12.5. The outdoors

10. Biometric Input

10.1. Fingerprint reader

10.2. Face recognition system

10.3. Hand geometry system

10.4. Voice verification system

10.5. Signature verification system

10.6. Iris recognition system

10.7. Retinal scanners

11. Retinal scanners

11.1. A POS terminal records purchases, processes payment, and updates inventory

11.2. A POS terminal records purchases, processes payment, and updates inventory

11.3. A POS terminal records purchases, processes payment, and updates inventory

12. Input Devices for Physically Challenged Users

12.1. Keyguard

12.2. Keyboards with larger keys

12.3. On-screen keyboard

12.4. Various pointing devices

12.5. Headmounted pointer

12.6. Gesture recognition

12.7. Computerized implant devices