ouse is the most popular point-and-draw device today.A mouse is also called a pointing device.It moves across a flat surface with the help of tracking balls.Its movement and the direction of the movement are detected by two rotating wheelson the underside of the mouse called sensors.Light Pen:A Light pen is a pointing device. It is used to select and write the text on the CR
. It is capable of sensing a position on the CR
screen when its tip touches the screen.
A Joystick is also a
.It is used
ove the cursor position on the CRT screen.
Its function is
ilar to that of a
t is a stick which has spherical ball at its lower-end as well as its upper-end.
he lower spherical ball moves a socket.
The joystick can be
oved right or left, forward and backward.
used in playing 3D ga
n most joysticks,
a button on the top is provided to select the option
ouch screen enables the users to choose from available options by
ply touchingwith their fingers the desired icon or
enu displayed on the co
ouch screens are mostly preferred
puter interface devices
used ininformation kiosks.
used to store infor
ation of public interests
Allows common people to access the stored information as per their requirements?Example:At an Airport or a railway station to provide information to arriving passengers abouthotels, tourist sports etc. in the city.In large museums it guides about various attractions and facilities.