Re: How to pronounce " Esc and Ctrl ". I read them as Escape and Control. Acceptable?
Originally Posted by emsr2d2
The only thing I know it does is puts your screen back to normal after watching a full-screen film/TV show/video etc.
That's what I use it for. I think it's a description of what's going on from a programmers' eye view - it's executing a loop of instructions, and <Esc> is like a ref's whistle - it stops (in theory) whatever's going on.