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AVANQUEST Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing - Platinum Edition
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  • Compatible with Windows & Mac
  • 3 PCs
  • Full edition
  • DVD
Product Code: 129920

  • Product DetailsBack to top
  • Avanquest Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing - Platinum Edition lets you learn to type at your own pace, yet in a motivated and progressive environment.

    Great for all ages

    Suitable for everyone from ages 8 to 88, this user-friendly program is ideal for professionals looking to brush up on your skills, a student looking for a place to learn or even just fun learning for whole family.

    Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing
    lets you set your own goals, celebrate your achievements and keep you motivated every step of the way. Family management tools and a parent guide lets you review progress, set preferences and customise content for your children.

    Increase your skills

    Efficiently develop skills with sequence lessons and skill development activities with 10,000 keystrokes of practise and test material provided, all in short sessions at up to 20 minutes each.

    Instructional videos will help guide you through important concepts, while UltraKey technology automatically speaks new instructions, spells words and reads items when you're in need of learning support.

    You will also learn good posture habits with clear graphical instructions which demonstrate correct body posture, keyboard actions and more.

    Learn new skills and brush up on your techniques with Avanquest Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing - Platinum Edition.

  • Technical InformationBack to top
    3 users  
    PC & Mac  
    Online support  
    RAM requirements

    -Minimum: 1 GB
    -Recommended: 2 GB
    Hard drive space requirements
    Minimum: 300 MB  
    Operating system
    Windows: 8, 7, Vista, Mac: OS X  
    Processor requirements
    Minimum: Pentium 4 (2.4 GHz) / PowerPC G5 Intel Core Duo  
    Other requirements

    -Resolution: 1024 x 768
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  • Delivery Charges & ServicesBack to top

  • Delivery charge summary  

    Item type

    Delivery charge

    Delivery timeline

    Small items (such as sat navs, cameras, laptops etc.)

    €4.99 for entire order

    3-5 working days1

    Large items (such as large TV, washing machines etc.)

    €19.99 for entire order

    Up to 7 working days1

    1. We endeavour to deliver all small items per above however, during January Sale period, orders are subject to extended delivery times.  If this is the case, we will keep you informed and as soon as your order is dispatched from our warehouse you will receive an email notification with your tracking information.  

    Small items delivery

    ·       Small items – such as cameras, TVs under 39-inches, printers, software, data storage, tablets and laptops – are delivered by our courier partner, DPD.

    ·       DPD’s standard delivery times are between 9am and 6pm, Monday to Friday, excluding bank holidays.

    ·       We aim to have all items delivered within 3-5 working days, however, please allow 4-7 days for extended bank holiday periods such as Easter and Christmas.

    ·       For security reasons we do not deliver to Parcel Motels. 

    ·       Please note:  DPD are not authorised to collect your old products for WEEE recycling. However, simply visit your local Currys PC World store with your old product and a valid receipt and a member of staff will be happy to assist you.

    ·       Track your order: For small items please visit DPD’s website and track your order using your unique tracking code specified in your confirmation email.

    Large items delivery

    ·       Large products – such as TVs above 39-inches, washing machines and fridge freezers – are delivered by our Team Knowhow delivery team.  

    ·       Team Knowhow delivers five days a week – Monday to Saturday – between 8am and 6pm, anywhere in the Republic of Ireland with the exception of Donegal – where we deliver once a week – and island locations. 

    ·       The evening before your delivery is scheduled, a member of our Team Knowhow team will call you between 3pm and 6pm to advise you of your delivery time window. 

    ·       On the day of delivery our Team Knowhow driver will call you at least 30 minutes before arriving at the delivery address to give you an estimated time of arrival.  

    ·       Once we arrive at the delivery address, we will unbox your items and remove all packaging for recycling. We can also remove your old appliances for WEEE recycling free of charge.

    ·       If you would like us to install and demo your new appliance, our Team Knowhow installers can do this for a small fee.

    ·       Track your order: For large items, you can track your delivery through the Team Knowhow Track it portal. Simply insert your unique tracking code, specified in your confirmation email or instore receipt, and your telephone number.


    Product availability

    ·       Occasionally, we may offer the option of ordering an item in advance if it’s out of stock at the time but more stock is on its way. We will let you know in advance the date of expected delivery if this is the case.

    ·       Please note, if you purchase two or more products at the same time, the items may have different availabilities and methods of delivery, in which case you may receive your items separately.

    VAT and delays

    ·       Please be aware that we cannot offer VAT refunds to overseas customers ordering goods to be delivered to an Irish address. 

    ·       We always try to ensure that orders arrive on time, however sometimes delays occur during peak period, i.e. Christmas and Easter. If we become aware of any unexpected delays with your order we will let you know.


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