Thursday, August 27, 2015

Windows 10 Shortcut Keys

This guide published 8/24/2015
Download link: Shortcut keys for Windows 10

How to switch from one desktop to another using keyboard shortcuts

How to create desktop shortcuts for settings in Windows 10  intowindows

Windows key clip_image001Open and close the Start menu.
clip_image001[1]+1, clip_image001[2]+2, etc.Switch to the desktop and launch the nth application in the taskbar. For example, clip_image001[3]+1 launches whichever application is first in the list, numbered from left to right.
clip_image001[4]+AOpen the action center.
clip_image001[5]+BHighlight the notification area.
clip_image001[6]+CLaunch Cortana into listening mode.[1] Users can begin to speak to Cortana immediately.
clip_image001[7]+DSwitch between Show Desktop (hides/shows any applications and other windows) and the previous state.
clip_image001[8]+ESwitch to the desktop and launch File Explorer with the Quick Access tab displayed.
clip_image001[9]+HOpen the Share clip_image003 charm.
clip_image001[10]+IOpen the Settings clip_image005 app.
clip_image001[11]+KOpen the Connect pane to connect to wireless displays and audio devices.
clip_image001[12]+LLock the device and go to the Lock screen.
clip_image001[13]+MSwitch to the desktop and minimize all open windows.
clip_image001[14]+OLock device orientation.
clip_image001[15]+POpen the Project pane to search and connect to external displays and projectors.
clip_image001[16]+RDisplay the Run dialog box.
clip_image001[17]+SLaunch Cortana.[2] Users can begin to type a query immediately.
clip_image001[18]+TCycle through the apps on the taskbar.
clip_image001[19]+ULaunch the Ease of Access Center.
clip_image001[20]+VCycle through notifications.
clip_image001[21]+XOpen the advanced menu in the lower-left corner of the screen.
clip_image001[22]+ZOpen the app-specific command bar.
clip_image001[23]+ENTERLaunch Narrator.
clip_image001[24]+SPACEBARSwitch input language and keyboard layout.
clip_image001[25]+TABOpen Task view.
clip_image001[26]+,Peek at the desktop.
clip_image001[27]+Plus SignZoom in.
clip_image001[28]+Minus SignZoom out.
clip_image001[29]+ESCAPEClose Magnifier.
clip_image001[30]+LEFT ARROWDock the active window to the left half of the monitor.
clip_image001[31]+RIGHT ARROWDock the active window to the right half of the monitor.
clip_image001[32]+UP ARROWMaximize the active window vertically and horizontally.
clip_image001[33]+DOWN ARROWRestore or minimize the active window.
clip_image001[34]+SHIFT+UP ARROWMaximize the active window vertically, maintaining the current width.
Restore or minimize the active window vertically, maintaining the current width.
clip_image001[36]+SHIFT+LEFT ARROWWith multiple monitors, move the active window to the monitor on the left.
clip_image001[37]+SHIFT+RIGHT ARROWWith multiple monitors, move the active window to the monitor on the right.
clip_image001[38]+HOMEMinimize all nonactive windows; restore on second keystroke.
clip_image001[39]+PRNT SCRNTake a picture of the screen and place it in theComputer>Pictures>Screenshots folder.
clip_image001[40]+CTRL+LEFT/RIGHT arrowSwitch to the next or previous virtual desktop.
clip_image001[41]+CTRL+DCreate a new virtual desktop.
clip_image001[42]+CTRL+F4Close the current virtual desktop.
clip_image001[43]+?Launch the Windows Feedback App.

[1] If Cortana is unavailable or disabled, this shortcut has no function.
[2] Cortana is only available in certain countries/regions, and some Cortana features might not be available everywhere. If Cortana is unavailable or disabled, this command opens Search.

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