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Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Windows shortcuts - Essential for Everyone

Here are some windoes shortcut keys

Windows Shortcuts keys

  • Alt + E — Opens the Edit menu
  • Alt + Enter — Opens the Properties window
  • Alt + F — Opens the File menu
  • Alt + F4 — Closes the current program
  • Alt + Print — Screen Takes a screen shot of the current window or program
  • Alt + Tab — Switches between the programs currently in use
  • Ctrl + A — Selects all text
  • Ctrl + C — Copies the selected object
  • Ctrl + End — Jumps to the end of the current document
  • Ctrl + Esc — Opens the Start menu
  • Ctrl + F4 — Closes the current program
  • Ctrl + Home — Jumps to the beginning of the current document
  • Ctrl + Insert — Copies the selected object
  • Ctrl + left arrow — Moves to the left one word
  • Ctrl + right arrow — Moves to the right one word
  • Ctrl + V — Pastes the selected object
  • Ctrl + X — Cuts the selected object
  • Ctrl + the “+”key — Perfectly resizes the width of Explorer columns
  • End — Jumps to the end of the current line
  • F1 — Opens the Help menu
  • F2 — Renames the selected icon
  • F3 — Launches the Search Companion in a folder or on the desktop
  • F4 — Accesses the Address Bar in a folder or window
  • F5 — Refreshes the contents of a folder or window
  • Home — Jumps to the beginning of the current line
  • Shift + Delete — Permanently deletes files (bypasses the Recycle Bin)
  • Shift + End — Highlights text from the current position to the end of the line
  • Shift + F10 — Substitutes for a right-click
  • Shift + Home — Highlights text from the current position to the beginning of the line
  • Shift + Insert — Pastes the selected object
  • Shift while inserting — Prevents the CD player from playing an audio CD

Shortcuts for Keyboards with a “Windows” Key

  • Windows Key + E — Opens Windows Explorer
  • Windows Key + F — Launches the Windows Search Companion
  • Windows Key + F1 — Opens the Help and Support Center
  • Windows Key + L — Locks down Windows
  • Windows Key + M — Minimizes all windows and shows the desktop
  • Windows Key + M + Shift — Undoes the minimize
  • Windows Key + Opens — the System Properties window Pause/Break key
  • Windows Key + R — Opens the Run window
  • Windows Key + U — Launches the Utility Manager

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