Launch the application, select your age and create an account. From the Navigation tab, click Practice Area and select a category. Type the provided sentences and words and check your speed in the WPM window. Also, you can access the lessons provided by the Broderbund in Navigation > Lesson Area. If you're a novice, select Beginner and click Start Lesson. You can play also 14 typing games from the Navigation tab. For further details, go to Help > User Guide.