Use These 50 Useful Windows Keyboard Shortcuts To Save Time.

Essential Windows Keyboard Shortcuts

Here’s a list of 50 Useful Windows Keyboard Shortcuts that you can use to increase your productivity.

Key

Purpose

WindowsOpen Windows Start Menu
Windows + XOpen Windows Power User Menu
Windows + IOpen Windows Settings App
Windows + AOpen Windows Action Center
Windows + EOpen Windows File Explorer
Windows + DShow/Hide Desktop
Windows + MMinimize all Windows to Taskbar
Windows + ROpen the Run dialog box
Windows + PProject a Screen
Windows + KConnect to Wireless Devices
Windows + GOpen Windows Game bar
Windows + LLock Windows PC or Switch Accounts
Windows + SOpen Search
Windows + BSet focus to Notification area
Windows + TCycle through programs in Taskbar
Windows + SpaceSwitch Keyboard Input Language
Windows + TabOpen Tab view
Windows + PrtScSave Screenshot to Pictures Library
Windows + HomeMinimize all but active Window
Windows + PauseOpen System Properties Window
Windows + Up ArrowMaximize Window
Windows + Down ArrowMinimize Window
Windows + Left ArrowSnap Window to Left
Windows + Right ArrowSnap Window to Right
Ctrl + ASelect All
Ctrl + CCopy
Ctrl + VPaste
Ctrl + XCut
Ctrl + ZUndo
Ctrl + YRedo
Ctrl + SSave
Ctrl + FFind
Ctrl + PPrint
Ctrl + WClose Tab
Ctrl + Alt + DelOpen Security Options
Ctrl + Shift + EscOpen Task Manager
Ctrl + Shift + NCreate New Folder
Ctrl + Left/Right ArrowDesktop Switcher
Alt + TabWindow Switcher
Alt + SpaceOpen Window Title Bar Properties
Alt + F4Close Program or Open Shutdown Menu
Shift + DelDelete files and folders permanently bypassing Recycle Bin
F1Get Help
F2Rename
F3Find in active Window
F4Go to the address bar in active Window
F5Refresh
F6Cycle through screen elements in active Window
F10Activate the Menu bar in Window
F11Full-screen

Bonus: You can Ctrl + D this page for future uses 🙂

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