Computer Keyboard Shortcuts in Windows

Computer Keyboard Shortcuts in Windows


Here are most uses of computer shortcut keys.

Computer Keyboard Shortcuts in Windows.



CTRL+C (Copy)
CTRL+X (Cut)
CTRL+V (Paste)
CTRL+Z (Undo)
Delete (Delete)
Shift+Delete (Delete the selected item permanently without placing the item in the Recycle Bin)
CTRL while dragging an item (Copy the selected item)
CTRL+Shift while dragging an item (Create a shortcut of the selected item)
F2 key (Rename the selected item)
CTRL+RIGHT ARROW (Move the insertion point  the beginning of the next word)
CTRL+LEFT ARROW (Move the insertion point  the beginning of the previous word)
CTRL+DOWN ARROW (Move the insertion point  the beginning of the next paragraph)
CTRL+UP ARROW (Move the insertion point  the beginning of the previous paragraph)
CTRL+Shift with any of the arrow keys (Highlight a block of text)
CTRL+A (Select all)
F3 key (Search for a file or a folder)
Alt+Enter (View the properties for the selected item)
Alt+F4 (Close the active item, or quit the active program)
Alt+Space bar (Open the shortcut menu for the active window)
CTRL+F4 (Close the active document in programs that enable you that have multiple documents open simultaneously)
Alt+Tab (Switch between the open items)
Alt+ESC (Cycle through items in the order that they had been opened)
F6 key (Cycle through the screen elements in a window or on the deskp)
F4 key (Display the Address bar list in My Computer or Windows Explorer)
Shift+F10 (Display the shortcut menu for the selected item)
Alt+Space bar (Display the System menu for the active window)
CTRL+ESC (Display the Start menu)
Alt+Underlined letter in a menu name (Display the corresponding menu)
Underlined letter in a command name on an open menu (Perform the corresponding command)
F10 key (Activate the menu bar in the active program)
RIGHT ARROW (Open the next menu  the right, or open a sub menu)
LEFT ARROW (Open the next menu  the left, or close a sub menu)
F5 key (Update the active window)
Backspace (View the folder one level up in My Computer or Windows Explorer)
ESC (Cancel the current task)

Some Dialog Box Shortcuts:
CTRL+Tab (Move forward through the tabs)
CTRL+Shift+Tab (Move backward through the tabs)
Tab (Move forward through the options)
Shift+Tab (Move backward through the options)
Alt+Underlined letter (Perform the corresponding command or select the corresponding option)
Enter ( Perform the command for the active option or button)
Space bar (Select or clear the check box if the active option is a check box)
Arrow keys ( Select a button if the active option is a group of option buttons)
F1 key (Display Help)
F4 key (Display the items in the active list)
Backspace (Open a folder one level up if a folder is selected in the Save As or Open dialog box)

Some Microsoft Natural Shortcuts:
Win (Display or hide the Start menu)
Win+BREAK (Display the System Properties dialog box)
Win+D (Display the deskp)
Win+M (Minimize all of the windows)
Win+Shift+M (Resre the minimized windows)
Win+E ( Open My Computer)
Win+F (Search a file or a folder)
CTRL+Win+F (Search for computers)
Win+F1 (Display Windows Help)
Win+ L (Lock the keyboard)
Win+R (Open the Run dialog box)
Win+U (Open Utility Manager)



Accessibility Keyboard Shortcuts:
Right Shift for eight seconds (Switch Filter Keys either on or off)
Left Alt+left Shift+PRINT SCREEN (Switch High Contrast either on or off)
Left Alt+left Shift+NUM LOCK (Switch the Mouse Keys either on or off)
Shift five times ( Switch the StickyKeys either on or off)
NUM LOCK for five seconds ( Switch the ggleKeys either on or off)
Win +U ( Open Utility Manager)

Windows Explorer Shortcuts:
END (Display the bottom of the active window)
HOME (Display the p of the active window)
NUM LOCK+* (Display all of the sub folders that are under the selected folder)
NUM LOCK++ (Display the contents of the selected folder)
NUM LOCK+- (Collapse the selected folder)
LEFT ARROW (Collapse the current selection if it is expanded, or select the parent folder)
RIGHT ARROW (Display the current selection if it is collapsed, or select the first subfolder)

Shortcut Keys for Character Map:
After you double-click a character on the grid of characters, you can move through the grid by using the keyboard shortcuts:
RIGHT ARROW (Move  the right or  the beginning of the next line)
LEFT ARROW (Move  the left or  the end of the previous line)
UP ARROW (Move up one row)
DOWN ARROW (Move down one row)
PAGE UP (Move up one screen at a time)
PAGE DOWN (Move down one screen at a time)
HOME (Move  the beginning of the line)
END (Move  the end of the line)
CTRL+HOME (Move  the first character)
CTRL+END (Move  the last character)
Space bar (Switch between Enlarged and Normal mode when a character is selected)

Microsoft Management Console (MMC) Main Window Keyboard Shortcuts:
CTRL+O (Open a saved console)
CTRL+N (Open a new console)
CTRL+S (Save the open console)
CTRL+M (Add or remove a console item)
CTRL+W (Close tab/window)
F5 key (Update the content of all console windows)
Alt+Space bar (Display the MMC window menu)
Alt+F4 (Close the console)
Alt+A (Display the Action menu)
Alt+V (Display the View menu)
Alt+F (Display the File menu)
Alt+O (Display the Favorites menu)

MMC Console Window Keyboard Shortcuts:
CTRL+P (Print current page or active pane)
Alt+- (Display window menu for the active console window)
Shift+F10 (Display the Action shortcut menu for the selected item)
F1 key (Open the Help pic, if any, for the selected item)
F5 key (Update the content of all console windows)
CTRL+F10 (Maximize the active console window)
Alt+Enter (Display the Properties dialog box, if any, for the selected item)
F2 key (Rename the selected item)
CTRL+F4 (Close the active console window. When a console has only one console window, this shortcut closes the console)

Remote Desktop Connection Navigation shortcuts:
CTRL+Alt+END (Open the Microsoft Windows NT Security dialog box)
Alt+PAGE UP (Switch between programs from left  right)
Alt+PAGE DOWN (Switch between programs from right  left)
Alt+INSERT (Cycle through the programs in most recently used order)
Alt+HOME (Display the Start menu)
CTRL+Alt+BREAK (Switch the client computer between a window and a full screen)
Alt+Delete (Display the Windows menu)

Internet Explorer shortcuts:
CTRL+B (Open the Organize Favorites dialog box)
CTRL+E (Open the Search bar)
CTRL+F (Find utility)
CTRL+H (Open the Hisry bar)
CTRL+I (Open the Favorites bar)
CTRL+L (Open dialog box)
CTRL+N (Start another instance of the browser with the same Web address)
CTRL+O (Open the dialog box, same as CTRL+L)
CTRL+P (Open the Print dialog box)
CTRL+R (Update the current Web page)
CTRL+W (Close the current window)


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