Keyboard Shortcuts Tips and Tricks One Must Know

Keyboard Shortcuts Tips and Tricks  One Must Know

Do you want to save your time and extra effort while using computer or laptop? So there are maximum keyboard shortcuts which will not only save your time but it will also increase the productivity. It will help you to remain focus and will lower your stress level. If you are using the keyboard and mouse together it will disturb your concentration especially writing in a document file or carrying out long tasks.

Here you will be guided by just pressing the single button or the combination of buttons will easily get rid from moving the mouse cursor all over the monitor screen. if you have to copy anything you just need to press ctrl +A to select all the text and then press ctrl +C ( Copy shortcut) to copy and then ctrl +V to paste it, this is rather very simple and easy than to use the cursor and click here and there.

Below are some important and frequently used shortcuts of keyboard.
  • CTRL + Tab(Moving forward in the tab dialogs)
  • CTRL + Shift + Tab (Move backward through the tabs)
  • Tab (Move forward through the options)
  • Shift + Tab (Move backward through the options)
  • Alt + Underlined letter (select the equivalent option)
  • Enter (Run the active option)
  • Spacebar (Check or uncheck the CHECK BOX)
  • F1 key (Display Help)
  • F4 key (Display the items in the active list)
  • CTRL+RIGHT ARROW (Move the insertion point to the beginning of the next word)
  • CTRL+LEFT ARROW (Move the insertion point to the beginning of the previous word)
  • CTRL+DOWN ARROW (Move to the beginning of the next paragraph)
  • CTRL+UP ARROW (Move to the beginning of the previous paragraph)
  • CTRL + Shift with any of the arrow keys (Highlight a block of text)
  • Shift with any of the arrow keys (Select more than one item in a window or on the desktop, or select text in a document)
  • CTRL+A (Select all)
  • F3 key (Search for a file or a folder)
  • Alt + Enter (Properties of the selected item)
  • Alt+F4 (Close the active window)
  • Alt + Enter (Properties of the selected object)
  • Alt + Space bar (Opens the shortcut menu of the active window)
  • CTRL+F4 (Close the active document)
  • Alt + Tab (Switch between the open items)
  • Alt + ESC (Cycle through the open items in order)
  • F6 key (Cycle through screen elements)
  • F4 key (Display the Address bar list)
  • Shift+F10 (Display the shortcut menu for the selected item)
  • Alt + Spacebar (Display the System menu of 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 to the right, or open a sub-menu)
  • LEFT ARROW (Open the next menu to 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)