Windows Keyboard Shortcuts You May Not Know Exist

Shortcuts simply make life easier! This collection of more obscure Windows keyboard shortcuts will up your productivity in no time.


 

Keyboard Shortcuts - Google Tab

ALT+TAB: Switch between open programs
SHIFT+DELETE: Delete item permanently
CTRL+Z: Undo the last command
Windows Logo+TAB: Cycle through taskbar buttons
Alt + Esc: Cycle through items in the order in which they were opened

 

 


 

F3: Search for a file or folderKeyboard Shortcuts - street sign
Alt + F4: Close the active item, or exit the active program
Ctrl + Mouse scroll wheel: Change the size of icons on the desktop or zoom into/out of the current view
Right or Left Ctrl + Shift: Change the reading direction of text in right-to-left reading languages

 


 

Keyboard Shortcuts - documentCtrl + 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 beginning of the next paragraph
Ctrl + Up Arrow: Move the cursor to the beginning of the previous paragraph
Ctrl + Shift with an arrow key: Select a block of text

 

 

 

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