What does AFK stand for?

Away from keyboard

AFK means away from keyboard. It is a simplified away message, often used in online chat sessions and online games. The acronym is intended to communicate that the user is temporarily away from his or her computer.


AFK right now, BBIAB
AFK means "away from keyboard"
AFK means "away from keyboard"

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Updated June 20, 2016

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