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INPUT by Mind Map: INPUT
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INPUT

The keyboard

Wired Keyboards

USB port

Keyboard port

Wireless Keyboards

Bluetooth

IrDA

Mouse

Mouse operations

Point

Click

Right-click

Double-click

Triple-click

Drag

Right-drag

Rotate wheel

Free-spin wheel

Press wheel

Tilt wheel

Press thumb button

Touch Screens and Touch-Sensitive Pads

Microsoft Surface

Touch-sensitive pads

Pen Input

you touch a stylus or digital pen on

a flat surface to write

draw

make selections

Game Controllers

Gamepads

Joysticks and Wheels

Light guns

Dance pads

Motionsensing controllers

digital camera

Studio cameras

Field cameras

Point-and-shoot camera

Voice input

Voice input

speaking into a microphone

Voice recognition

the computer’s capability of distinguishing spoken words

Audio input

the process of entering any sound into the computer, Speech, Music, Sound Effects

Video Input

Capture video and still images

Send e-mail messages with video attachments

Add live images to instant messages

Broadcast live images over the Internet

Make video telephone calls

Scanners and Reading Devices

Flatbed

Pen or Handheld

Sheet-fed

Drum

Optical character recognition (OCR)

involves reading characters from ordinary documents

turnaround document

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

Optical mark recognition (OMR)

reads hand-drawn marks such as small circles or rectangles

A bar code reader

RFID (radio frequency identification)

can track, Inventory, Location of soldiers, Employee wardrobes, Airline baggage, Gauging tire pressure and temperature, Library books, Prepaid tolls

Magnetic stripe card readers

Credit cards

Entertainment cards

Bank cards

Other similar cards

MICR (magnetic ink character recognition)

devices read text printed with magnetized ink

Banking industry uses MICR for check processing

Used in

Restaurants

Grocery stores

Factories

Warehouses

The outdoors

Biometric Input

Fingerprint reader

Face recognition system

Hand geometry system

Voice verification system

Signature verification system

Iris recognition system

Retinal scanners

Retinal scanners

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

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

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

Input Devices for Physically Challenged Users

Keyguard

Keyboards with larger keys

On-screen keyboard

Various pointing devices

Headmounted pointer

Gesture recognition

Computerized implant devices