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humour, hardware
The key that particularly confused users look for on their computer keyboards when instructed to "Press any key to continue". "But my keyboard doesn't have a key labelled 'any'!".
Compaq FAQ (http://web14.compaq.com/falco/detail.asp?FAQnum=FAQ2859).
(2003-09-30)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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