Learn more shortcuts to operate more efficiently with the keyboard in windows 10.


windows 10 keyboard shortcuts

Keyboard shortcuts helps us to open the function or command quick than turning multiple mouse clicks. If you avoid using the keyboard shortcuts you’ve likely to notice just how helpful the shortcuts are. Memorizing the shortcuts are commonly difficult but using multiple times will help you to memorize the shortcut. There is no need to know all the shortcuts but at least we need to know basic ones. Using of the keyboard shortcuts is a great way to enhance your windows 10.

Some of the important shortcuts are listed below:

Windows key functions:

Win + Tab Launch Task View
Win + Q Cortana (speech)
Win + S Search the web and Windows with Cortana (keyboard input)
Win + C Search with Cortana (speech)
Win + I Open settings
Win + A Open notifications
Win + L Lock your Windows 10 
Win + Ctrl + D Create new virtual desktop
Win + Ctrl + F4 Close current virtual desktop
Win + H                                 Share content
Win + K                                 Connect to wireless displays
Win + X                                 Open Start button context menu
Win + G                                 Opens the Windows 10 Game Bar
Win + D                                  Show Windows desktop
Win + E                                  Open Windows Explorer
Win + Space                          Switch keyboard input language
Win + R                                  Run a command
Win + P                                  Project a screen

Control (ctrl) key functions:

Ctrl + X Cut the selected item
Ctrl + C Copy the selected item
Ctrl + V Paste the selected item
Ctrl + Z Undo an action
Ctrl + F4 Close the current document
Ctrl + A Select all items
Ctrl + D                        Delete the selected item
Ctrl + R                        Refresh thewindow
Ctrl + Y                      undo an action
Ctrl + →                        Move to the beginning of the next word
Ctrl + ←                        Move to the beginning of the previous word
Ctrl + ↓                        Move to the beginning of the next paragraph
Ctrl + ↑                        Move to the beginning of the previous paragraph
Ctrl + Alt + Tab             to switch between apps
Ctrl + Esc                       Open Start
Ctrl + Shift + Esc Open Task Manager
Ctrl + C                        Copy the selected text
Ctrl + V                         Paste the selected text 
Ctrl + ↑                        Move up one line in the history
Ctrl + ↓                        Move down one line in the history
Ctrl + Home                  go to the starting page
Ctrl + End                      to go to the end of the page
Ctrl + E                        Select the search box
Ctrl + N                        Open a new window
Ctrl + W                        Close the current window
Ctrl + mouse                Change the size and appearance
Ctrl + Shift + N Create a new folder

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