Mostly Used Keyboard Shortcuts Keys (Easy Methods)

Keyboard Shortcuts Keys

This article is about Keyboard Shortcut Keys that everyone should know about. Here we will show you the list of keyboard shortcut keys that will help you to improve your work efficiency, saves a lot of time and also you can type faster and accurate.

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Keyboard Shortcut Keys

General Shortcut Keys

Press F1 Key Display Help
Press F2 Key Rename the Item
Press F3 Key Search for File or Folder
F4 Key Display the address bar
Press F5 Key Refresh the current window
F6 Key Cycle through the on-screen elements
F7 Key Spell check in MS Word
F8 Key Boot Menu
F9 Key Refresh Document in MS Word
F10 Key Activates the Menu bar
ALT+F4 Close the active file and window
ALT+Enter Display properties of the selected item
ALT+Tab Switch b/w the tabs
ALT+Space quick menu for the active window
ALT+ESC Cycle through items in the order
ALT+Left Arrow Back
ALT+Right Arrow Forward
ALT+underlined Letter Perform the action for underlined letter
ALT+Page UP Move Up one Screen
ALT+Page Down Scroll down one screen
CTRL+F4 Close the active window
CTRL+D Send the item to recycle
CTRL+A All Select
CTRL+C Copy the selected item
CTRL+R Refresh the active window
CTRL+V Paste the selected item
CTRL+Y Redo an action
CTRL+X Cut the selected item
CTRL + K Insert the Link
CTRL+Z Undo the action
CTRL+Right Arrow Move the cursor to the beginning of the next word
CTRL+Left Arrow Move the cursor to the beginning of the previous word
CTRL+Down Arrow Move the cursor to the next paragraph
CTRL+Up Arrow Move the cursor to the previous paragraph
CTRL+Arrow+Spacebar Select individual items in any folder
CTRL+Shift+Arrow Select the block of text
CTRL+ESC Open the start screen
CTRL+Shift+ESC Open the task manager
CTRL+Spacebar On and off Chinese input method editor
CTRL+ALT+Tab arrow keys to switch all open apps
Shift+F10 Display the shortcut menu for the selected item
Shift+Del Delete the selected item
Shift+Arrow Select more than one item
CTRL+P Print the Current page
ESC Stop the current task
Shift key 5 Times On the Sticky Keys



Win –   Display The Start Screen

Win + F1 – Open help & Support

Win + B – Set focus in notification

Win + C – Open charms

Win + D – Show or hide the desktop

Win + E – Open File Explorer

Win + F – Open the Feedback Hub

Win + G – Open the Game bar

Win + H – Open the Share charm

Win + I –  Open the Setting Charm

Win + J-  Set focus to the Window Tip

Win +K – Open the Device Charm

Win +L – Lock your PC

Win +M – Minimize all active windows

Win + O – Lock the Device orientation

Win + P – Select the Presentation mode

Win + Q – Open the Search charm

Win + R – Open the Run Menu on your Windows

Win + S – Open the search charm to search window

Win + T – Switch apps on the taskbar

Win + U – Open the Ease of Access Center

Win + V – Cycle through notifications panel

Win + W – Open the Search charm and search for setting

Win + X – Open the Quick Link Menu

Win + Z – Shows the commands

Win + Pause – Displays your system Properties

Win + Down Arrow – Minimize the desktop window

Win + Up Arrow – Maximize the window

Win + Left Arrow – Maximize the app to the Left side

Win + Right Arrow – Maximize the app to the Right Side

Win + Ctrl + F – Search For PCs

Win + Any Number – Switch to the app pinned to the taskbar in the position equal to the number.

Win + Shift + Number – Start the app pinned to the taskbar in the position equal to the number.

Win + Home – Minimize all desktop windows except the active tab

Win + Spacebar – Change Input language

Win + Enter – Open the Narrator

(Win + +) – Zoom in

(Win + -) – Zoom Out

Win + ESC – Exit magnifier

Win + Shift + M – Restore all minimized windows

Win + ALT + Enter – Open the windows media

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