What device named after a rodent is used to move the cursor on a computer screen?
mouse is the device which is used to move on computer screen
Because it controls where the cursor (pointer) moves on the computer screen.
Is a handheld pointing device and control the action of that blinking item on your computer screen or cursor?
A mouse !
It is called a mouse. On some laptops it is called a touch pad.
A mouse is a handheld pointing device that positions a cursor on a computer screen. It allows the user to select and click on items which simplifies computer navigation.
the pointer on the computer screen is called "cursor"
The mouse for a computer is basically a pointing device. A user can point and click the mouse to navigate on the screen. A mouse controls where the cursor is on the screen. There are many different types of a mouse users can purchase.
the cursor is the pointer on a computer screen that moves as you move the mouse.
A pointing device just changes your location on the screen (moves the cursor). A scanning device converts printed output into digital input for processing by the computer.
A device that controls the movement of the cursor or pointer on a display screen.
mouse is used for moving cursor in the screen of computer
A barcode scanner works as a keyboard input device. Where ever your cursor is on your computer screen, the data that you are scanning will appear.
A computer mouse is an input device that is most often used with a personal computer. Moving a mouse along a flat surface can move the on-screen cursor to different items on the screen. Items can be moved or selected by pressing the mouse buttons (called clicking).
It doesn't put anything out that's why. It's a tool used from outside the computer so it's inputing information. The information is movement and directly effects the cursor on your screen
A touch screen is both an output device (what you see on the screen) and an input device (when you touch the screen). Moving a finger on a touch screen and tapping on the screen sends information into the computer or tablet. A program in the computer receives these input codes and decides what to do. It can ignore it. It can move a cursor around. It can move a character around on the screen… Read More
A laptop's touchpad is similar to a mouse as used on a desktop computer. Basically, it is an inbuilt pointing device: a finger moves the cursor on the screen, a tap of the finger acts like the left mouse button.
A blinking object to indicate where to type is called a cursor. The mouse pointer is also called a cursor.
What is the pointing device that allows me to control the pointer by moving the entire device around on a surface?
The mouse is the device that allows you to move the cursor round the screen.
A computer mouse is used with a personal computer. It is used to move the cursor around on the screen and to click on programs on the computer.
Cursor means or should i say a cursor is a moving icon on a computer screen it is the object that moves when you move the mouse
scrolling clicking moving your cursor across the screen
What is the flashing symbol on the computer screen where additional information will be inserted when the user begins to type?
It can simply be called a "cursor", but you can also call it a "text cursor" to tell it apart from your mouse cursor.
Because it inputs a command into the computer. If you move the mouse to the right then the cursor goes to the right of the screen. If you click the mouse then whateve the mouse is over will either be highlighted or opened.
The mouse is generally used to move a cursor around the screen. Additionally, a trackpad, a rollerball, and even the keyboard may be used.
Keys, Mouse', Screen, Numbers, Volume Control, Downloads, Cursor, Battery Charge.
A computer screen is only an input device if it works with Touch Screen Technology else its output only
Generally, no. It is a rodent. Unless it is a computer mouse, in which case you could use it to point at or indicate something on the screen, such as during a presentation. However, laser pointers are usually the preferred method here.
A computer mouse is an input device which allows a user to move a pointer on the screen with their hand and to click on its buttons to select things on the screen. It is called a mouse because of its shape. It has a rounded body much like a rodent, and it has a long skinny cord, much like the tail of a live mouse.
A flashing, letter-sized portion of a computer screen operating a word processing program often indicates the position of the cursor, where new letters from a keyboard may be entered into the display on the screen.
it's called a mouse
It is a device that supplies instructions to the computer by controlling a pointer on the computer screen
Basically a board you connect to your computer and draw on. The tablet pen functions as the cursor and the board as the screen, when you move the pen to the corner of the board, the cursor on your screen moves to the corner of said screen, etc. You can read more here; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digitizing_tablet
A touch screen laptop allows someone to move the cursor around the screen without the aid of a mouse. One simply touches the screen to get the results they desire.
It allows you to point at objects on the computer screen.
So that you can control the computer through that device.
Moving a joystick handle and pressing joystick buttons sends codes through the connecting wire into the computer. A program in the computer receives these input codes and decides what to do. It can ignore it. It can move a cursor around. It can move a character around on the screen. It can make a character on the screen jump. It can make a weapon on the screen shoot or change weapons. All based on the… Read More
A touch-screen is an input device - the computer reacts to the choice you make by touching the screen.
the first 1 is CURSOR but u have to look for the other 1
hold down the CTRL + ALT keys and press the cursor keys (arrows) on your keyboard
An output device is anything that can output information from a computer. Therefore, a projector that is conected to a computer is as much an output device as a screen, a printer or communications port.
An output device, such as a monitor (screen), or a printer.
That's the keyboard where you type text into the computer. By computer logic, the keyboard, mouse and screen are not considered actually part of the computer, they are external devices just as much as a memory stick is. Hence the term "keyboard device". Similarly, the mouse or touchpad is a "pointer device" and the screen a "display device".
you plug your device into your computer, open up device manager and choose "Repair My device" and follow on screen instructions.