Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Alternatives for Linux

    Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Klavaro, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing and six of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing are TIPP10 (Free, Open Source), KTouch (Free, Open Source), Rašyti (Free, Open Source) and amphetype (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 9, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      Klavaro is a simple tutor to teach correct typing, almost independently of language and very flexible regarding to new or unknown keyboard layouts.
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    1. TIPP10 is a free touch typing tutor for Windows, Mac OS and Linux. The software is easy to use and features a clear user interface. Beginners and even children will find their way around right away so they can start practicing without a hitch.
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    2. KTouch is a program for learning how to touch-type, both for children and adults. To install in Ubuntu, open the main menu, and select "Add applications..." then search for Ktouch.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Rašyti is a multilingual and multi-keyboard touch typing trainer, currently covering 28 languages. Offline applications for Linux, Windows and MacOS are available. However, it can also be used online as a web service.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Amphetype is a layout-agnostic typing program aimed at people who don't need an on-screen keyboard, but would still like to improve their speed and accuracy.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Tux Typing is a free and open source typing tutor created especially for children. It features several different types of game play, at a variety of difficulty levels. It is designed to be fun and educational.

      Discontinued

      Product seems to be discontinued. Website does not appear to be active/updated anymore.

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