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Module by: Essa M. Abu-jassoum. E-mail the author

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Name: Insert versus Overtype
ID: m36262
Language: English (en)
Summary: An explanation of how these two modes of entry effect what you see when typing. How to toggle between the two modes.
Subject: Science and Technology
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Essa M. Abu-jassoum (
Copyright Holders: Essa M. Abu-jassoum (
Maintainers: Essa M. Abu-jassoum (, Community College of Qatar (
Editors: Khaled F. Al-Emadi (

Latest version: 1.1 (history)
First publication date: Nov 29, 2010 4:49 am -0600
Last revision to module: Nov 30, 2010 2:22 am -0600


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Version: 1.1 Nov 30, 2010 2:22 am -0600 by Essa M. Abu-jassoum
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