Windows 10 Keyboard Shortcuts

In this article we will look at the full list of Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts. Keyboard shortcuts helps you to do many things which usually needed mouse click to get it done. Most of the programmers or application developers have maximum work on keyboard, so sometimes it is unnecessary delay due to mouse intervention. In that case keyboard shortcuts plays an important role. Here, we will list down all keyboard shortcuts for Windows 10.

As per Microsoft Official statement,

Keyboard shortcuts are combinations of two or more keys that perform a task that would typically require a mouse or other pointing device. Keyboard shortcuts can save you time and effort as you use Windows and other apps.

Microsoft

Check the menus of apps for accelerator keys. Most of them provide accelerator keys to help make it easier to work with menus and other commands. If a letter of a word is underlined in a menu, it usually means you can press the Alt key and the underlined key together instead of clicking that menu item.

In below example of Notepad, if we press Alt key, it will underline one character in each menu to give you hint of what character need to press with Alt key.

Press Alt+F to open File menu or Alt+E to open Edit menu. Similarly you can follow it for all menus & sub-menus in all Windows application.

Top keyboard shortcuts

The following table contains common keyboard shortcuts for Windows 10.

Press this keyTo do this
Ctrl+C (or Ctrl+Insert)Copy the selected item
Ctrl+XCut the selected item
Ctrl+V (or Shift+Insert)Paste the selected item
Ctrl+ZUndo an action
Alt+TabSwitch between open apps
Alt+F4Close the active item, or exit the active app
Windows logo key +LLock your PC or switch accounts
Windows logo key +DDisplay and hide the desktop

New Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts

The following table contains new Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts that you can use in Windows.

Press this keyTo do this
Windows logo key + AOpen Action center
Windows logo key + SOpen search
Windows logo key + COpen Cortana in listening mode

Note:
Cortana is only available in certain countries/regions, and some Cortana features might not be available everywhere. If Cortana isn’t available or is turned off, you can still use search.
Windows logo key + TabOpen Task view
Windows logo key +Ctrl+DAdd a virtual desktop
Windows logo key + Ctrl+Right arrowSwitch between virtual desktops you’ve created on the right
Windows logo key + Ctrl+Left arrow Switch between virtual desktops you’ve created on the left
Windows logo key + Ctrl+ F4Close the virtual desktop you’re using

General keyboard shortcuts

The following table contains general keyboard shortcuts in Windows.

Press this keyTo do this
F2Rename the selected item
F3Search for a file or folder in File Explorer
F4Display the address bar list in File Explorer
F5Refresh the active window
F6Cycle through screen elements in a window or on the desktop
F10Activate the Menu bar in the active app
Alt+F4Close the active item, or exit the active app
Alt+EscCycle through items in the order in which they were opened
Alt+underlined letterPerform the command for that letter
Alt+EnterDisplay properties for the selected item
Alt+SpacebarOpen the shortcut menu for the active window
Alt+Left arrowGo back
Alt+Right arrowGo forward
Alt+Page UpMove up one screen
Alt+Page DownMove down one screen
Alt+TabSwitch between open apps
Ctrl+F4Close the active document (in apps that are full-screen and allow you to have multiple documents open simultaneously)
Ctrl+ASelect all items in a document or window
Ctrl+C (or Ctrl+Insert)Copy the selected item
Ctrl+D (or Delete)Delete the selected item and move it to the Recycle Bin
Ctrl+R (or F5)Refresh the active window
Ctrl+V (or Shift+Insert)Paste the selected item
Ctrl+XCut the selected item
Ctrl+YRedo an action
Ctrl+ZUndo an action
Ctrl+Right arrowMove the cursor to the beginning of the next word
Ctrl+Left arrowMove the cursor to the beginning of the previous word
Ctrl+Down arrowMove the cursor to the beginning of the next paragraph
Ctrl+Up arrowMove the cursor to the beginning of the previous paragraph
Ctrl+Alt+TabUse the arrow keys to switch between all open apps
Ctrl+Alt+Shift+arrow keysWhen a group or tile is in focus in the Start menu, move it in the direction specified
Ctrl+arrow key (to move to an item)+SpacebarSelect multiple individual items in a window or on the desktop
Ctrl+Shift with an arrow keySelect a block of text
Ctrl+EscOpen Start
Ctrl+Shift+EscOpen Task Manager
Ctrl+ShiftSwitch the keyboard layout when multiple keyboard layouts are available
Ctrl+SpacebarTurn the Chinese input method editor (IME) on or off
Shift+F10Display the shortcut menu for the selected item
Shift with any arrow keySelect more than one item in a window or on the desktop, or select text within a document
Shift+DeleteDelete the selected item without moving it to the Recycle Bin first
Right arrowOpen the next menu to the right, or open a submenu
Left arrowOpen the next menu to the left, or close a submenu
EscStop or leave the current task

Windows logo key keyboard shortcuts

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts that use the Windows logo key

Press this keyTo do this
Windows logo keyOpen or close Start
Windows logo key +AOpen Action center
Windows logo key +BSet focus in the notification area
Windows logo key +COpen Cortana in listening mode

Note
Cortana is only available in certain countries/regions, and some Cortana features might not be available everywhere. If Cortana isn’t available or is turned off, you can still use search.
Windows logo key+DDisplay and hide the desktop
Windows logo key +EOpen File Explorer
Windows logo key +GOpen Game bar when a game is open
Windows logo key +HOpen the Share charm
Windows logo key +IOpen Settings
Windows logo key +KOpen the Connect quick action
Windows logo key +LLock your PC or switch accounts
Windows logo key +MMinimize all windows
Windows logo key +OLock device orientation
Windows logo key +PChoose a presentation display mode
Windows logo key +ROpen the Run dialog box
Windows logo key +SOpen search
Windows logo key +TCycle through apps on the taskbar
Windows logo key +UOpen Ease of Access Center
Windows logo key +VCycle through notifications
Windows logo key +Shift+VCycle through notifications in reverse order
Windows logo key +XOpen the Quick Link menu
Windows logo key +ZShow the commands available in an app in full-screen mode
Windows logo key +comma (,)Temporarily peek at the desktop
Windows logo key +PauseDisplay the System Properties dialog box
Windows logo key +Ctrl+FSearch for PCs (if you’re on a network)
Windows logo key +Shift+MRestore minimized windows on the desktop
Windows logo key +numberOpen the desktop and start the app pinned to the taskbar in the position indicated by the number. If the app is already running, switch to that app.
Windows logo key +Shift+numberOpen the desktop and start a new instance of the app pinned to the taskbar in the position indicated by the number
Windows logo key +Ctrl+numberOpen the desktop and switch to the last active window of the app pinned to the taskbar in the position indicated by the number
Windows logo key +Alt+numberOpen the desktop and open the Jump List for the app pinned to the taskbar in the position indicated by the number
Windows logo key +Ctrl+Shift+numberOpen the desktop and open a new instance of the app located at the given position on the taskbar as an administrator
Windows logo key +TabOpen Task view
Windows logo key +Up arrowMaximize the window
Windows logo key +Down arrowRemove current app from screen or minimize the desktop window
Windows logo key +Left arrowMaximize the app or desktop window to the left side of the screen
Windows logo key +Right arrowMaximize the app or desktop window to the right side of the screen
Windows logo key +HomeMinimize all but the active desktop window (restores all windows on second stroke)
Windows logo key +Shift+Up arrowStretch the desktop window to the top and bottom of the screen
Windows logo key +Shift+Down arrowRestore/minimize active desktop windows vertically, maintaining width
Windows logo key +Shift+Left arrow or Right arrowMove an app or window in the desktop from one monitor to another
Windows logo key +SpacebarSwitch input language and keyboard layout
Windows logo key +Ctrl+SpacebarChange to a previously selected input
Windows logo key +EnterOpen Narrator
Windows logo key +forward slash (/)Initiate IME reconversion
Windows logo key +plus (+) or minus (-)Zoom in or out using Magnifier
Windows logo key +EscExit Magnifier

Command Prompt keyboard shortcuts

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts that you can use in Command Prompt.

Press this keyTo do this
Ctrl+C (or Ctrl+Insert)Copy the selected text
Ctrl+V (or Shift+Insert)Paste the selected text
Ctrl+MEnter Mark mode
Alt+selection keyBegin selection in block mode
Arrow keysMove the cursor in the direction specified
Page upMove the cursor by one page up
Page downMove the cursor by one page down
Ctrl+Home (Mark mode)Move the cursor to the beginning of the buffer
Ctrl+End (Mark mode)Move the cursor to the end of the buffer
Ctrl+Up arrowMove up one line in the output history
Ctrl+Down arrowMove down one line in the output history
Ctrl+Home (History navigation)If the command line is empty, move the viewport to the top of the buffer. Otherwise, delete all the characters to the left of the cursor in the command line.
Ctrl+End (History navigation)If the command line is empty, move the viewport to the command line. Otherwise, delete all the characters to the right of the cursor in the command line.

Dialog box keyboard shortcuts

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts that you can use in dialog boxes.

Press this keyTo do this
F4Display the items in the active list
Ctrl+TabMove forward through tabs
Ctrl+Shift+TabMove back through tabs
Ctrl+number (number 1-9)Move to nth tab
TabMove forward through options
Shift+TabMove back through options
Alt+underlined letterPerform the command (or select the option) that goes with that letter
SpacebarSelect or clear the check box if the active option is a check box
BackspaceOpen a folder one level up if a folder is selected in theSave As or Open dialog box
Arrow keysSelect a button if the active option is a group of option buttons

File Explorer keyboard shortcuts

Press this keyTo do this
Alt+DSelect the address bar
Ctrl+ESelect the search box
Ctrl+FSelect the search box
Ctrl+NOpen a new window
Ctrl+WClose the current window
Ctrl+mouse scroll wheelChange the size and appearance of file and folder icons
Ctrl+Shift+EDisplay all folders above the selected folder
Ctrl+Shift+NCreate a new folder
Num Lock+asterisk (*)Display all subfolders under the selected folder
Num Lock+plus (+)Display the contents of the selected folder
Num Lock+minus (-)Collapse the selected folder
Alt+PDisplay the preview pane
Alt+EnterOpen the Properties dialog box for the selected item
Alt+Right arrowView the next folder
Alt+Up arrowView the folder that the folder was in
Alt+Left arrowView the previous folder
BackspaceView the previous folder
Right arrowDisplay the current selection (if it’s collapsed), or select the first subfolder
Left arrowCollapse the current selection (if it’s expanded), or select the folder that the folder was in
EndDisplay the bottom of the active window
HomeDisplay the top of the active window
F11Maximize or minimize the active window

Virtual desktops keyboard shortcuts

Press this keyTo do this
Windows logo key +TabOpen Task view
Windows logo key +Ctrl+DAdd a virtual desktop
Windows logo key +Ctrl+Right arrowSwitch between virtual desktops you’ve created on the right
Windows logo key +Ctrl+Left arrowSwitch between virtual desktops you’ve created on the left
Windows logo key +Ctrl+F4Close the virtual desktop you’re using

Taskbar keyboard shortcuts

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for working with items on the desktop taskbar.

Press this keyTo do this
Shift+click a taskbar buttonOpen an app or quickly open another instance of an app
Ctrl+Shift+click a taskbar buttonOpen an app as an administrator
Shift+right-click a taskbar buttonShow the window menu for the app
Shift+right-click a grouped taskbar buttonShow the window menu for the group
Ctrl+click a grouped taskbar buttonCycle through the windows of the group

Settings keyboard shortcuts

Press this keyTo do this
Windows logo key+IOpen settings
BackspaceGo back to the settings home page
Type on any page with search boxSearch settings

Ease of Access keyboard shortcuts

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts that can help make your PC easier to use.

Press this keyTo do this
Right Shift for eight secondsTurn Filter Keys on and off
Left Alt+left Shift+Print ScreenTurn High Contrast on or off
Left Alt+left Shift+Num LockTurn Mouse Keys on or off
Shift five timesTurn Sticky Keys on or off
Num Lock for five secondsTurn Toggle Keys on or off
Windows logo key +UOpen the Ease of Access Center

Magnifier keyboard shortcuts

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for working with Magnifier.

Press this keyTo do this
Windows logo key +plus (+) or minus (-)Zoom in or out
Ctrl+Alt+SpacebarPreview the desktop in full-screen mode
Ctrl+Alt+DSwitch to docked mode
Ctrl+Alt+FSwitch to full-screen mode
Ctrl+Alt+IInvert colors
Ctrl+Alt+LSwitch to lens mode
Ctrl+Alt+RResize the lens
Ctrl+Alt+arrow keysPan in the direction of the arrow keys
Windows logo key +EscExit Magnifier

Narrator keyboard shortcut

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for working with Narrator.

Press this keyTo do this
Windows logo key +EnterStart or exit Narrator
Caps Lock+ESCExit Narrator
Caps Lock+MStart reading
CtrlStop reading
Caps Lock+SpacebarDo default action
Caps Lock+Right arrowMove to next item
Caps Lock+Left arrowMove to previous item
Caps Lock+Up or Down arrowChange view
Caps Lock+F2Show commands for current item
Caps Lock+EnterChange search mode
Caps Lock+AChange verbosity mode
Caps Lock+ZLock Narrator key (Caps Lock) so you don’t have to press it for every keyboard shortcut
Caps Lock+XHave Narrator ignore the next keyboard shortcut you use
Caps Lock+F12Turn keystroke reading off or on
Caps Lock+VRepeat phrase
Caps Lock+Page Up or Page DownIncrease or decrease voice volume
Caps Lock+plus (+) or minus (-)Increase or decrease voice speed
Caps Lock+DRead item
Caps Lock+FRead advanced info about item
Caps Lock+SRead item spelled out
Caps Lock+WRead window
Caps Lock+RRead all items in the containing area
Caps Lock+Num LockTurn mouse mode on or off
Caps Lock+QMove to last item in the containing area
Caps Lock+GMove Narrator cursor to system cursor
Caps Lock+TMove Narrator cursor to pointer
Caps Lock+tilde (~)Set focus to item
Caps Lock+BackspaceGo back one item
Caps Lock+InsertJump to linked item
Caps Lock+F10Read current row header
Caps Lock+F9Read current column header
Caps Lock+F8Read current row
Caps Lock+F7Read current column
Caps Lock+F5Read current row and column location
Caps Lock+F6Jump to table cell
Shift+Caps Lock+F6Jump to cell contents
Caps Lock+F3Jump to next cell in current row
Shift+Caps Lock+F3Jump to previous cell in current row
Caps Lock+F4Jump to next cell in current column
Shift+Caps Lock+F4Jump to previous cell in current column
Caps Lock+Close square bracket (])Read text from start to cursor
Caps Lock+zero (0)Read text attributes
Caps Lock+HRead document
Ctrl+Caps Lock+URead current page
Caps Lock+URead next page
Shift+Caps Lock+URead previous page
Ctrl+Caps Lock+IRead current paragraph
Caps Lock+IRead next paragraph
Shift+Caps Lock+IRead previous paragraph
Ctrl+Caps Lock+ORead current line
Caps Lock+ORead next line
Shift+Caps Lock+0Read previous line
Ctrl+Caps Lock+PRead current word
Caps Lock+PRead next word
Shift+Caps Lock+PRead previous word
Ctrl+Caps Lock+Open square bracket ([)Read current character
Caps Lock+Open square bracket ([)Read next character
Shift+Caps Lock+Open square bracket ([)Read previous character
Caps Lock+YMove to beginning of text
Caps Lock+BMove to end of text
Caps Lock+JJump to next heading
Shift+Caps Lock+JJump to previous heading
Caps Lock+KJump to next table
Shift+Caps Lock+KJump to previous table
Caps Lock+LJump to next link
Shift+Caps Lock+LJump to previous link
Caps Lock+CRead current date and time
Press Caps Lock twice in quick successionTurn Caps Lock on or off
Caps Lock+EGive negative feedback
Shift+Caps Lock+EGive positive feedback
Caps Lock+E tapped twice in quick successionOpen the feedback dialog
Ctrl+Caps Lock+Up arrowGo to parent
Ctrl+Caps Lock+Right arrowGo to next sibling
Ctrl+Caps Lock+Left arrowGo to previous sibling
Ctrl+Caps Lock+Down arrowGo to first child
Caps Lock+NMove to main landmark

Narrator touch keyboard shortcuts

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for working with Narrator on a four-point tablet.

Press this keyTo do this
Tap once with two fingersStop Narrator from reading
Tap three times with four fingersShow all Narrator commands (including the ones not in this list)
Double-tapActivate primary action
Triple-tapActivate secondary action
Touch or drag a single fingerRead what’s under your fingers
Flick left/right with one fingerMove to next or previous item
Swipe left/right/up/down with two fingersScroll
Swipe down with three fingersStart reading on explorable text

Keyboard shortcuts in apps

Remote Desktop keyboard shortcuts

Press this keyTo do this
Ctrl+Alt+InsertScroll
Ctrl+Alt+Left/Right arrowSwitch between sessions
Ctrl+Alt+Up/Down arrowView the session selection bar
Ctrl+Alt+HomeIn full-screen mode, view connection options

Microsoft Edge keyboard shortcuts

Note

  • You can see shortcuts for Internet Explorer at Internet Explorer shortcuts.
Press this keyTo do this
Ctrl+DAdd current site to favorites or reading list
Ctrl+IOpen favorites pane
Ctrl+JOpen downloads pane
Ctrl+HOpen history pane
Ctrl+PPrint the current page
Ctrl+FFind on page
Alt+COpen Cortana Note Cortana is only available in certain countries/regions, and some Cortana features might not be available everywhere. If Cortana isn’t available or is turned off, you can still use search.
Ctrl+Shift+REnter reading view
F12Open F12 Developer Tools
F7Turn caret browsing on for the current tab
Ctrl+Shift+DeleteOpen clear browsing data pane
Ctrl+TOpen a new tab
Ctrl+Shift+TReopen the last closed tab
Ctrl+W or Ctrl+F4Close current tab
Ctrl+KDuplicate tab
Ctrl+NOpen a new window
Ctrl+Shift+POpen a new InPrivate Browsing window
Ctrl+TabSwitch to the next tab
Ctrl+Shift+TabSwitch to the previous tab
Ctrl+1, 2, 3,…, 8Switch to a specific tab number
Ctrl+9Switch to the last tab
Ctrl+plus (+)Zoom in (25%)
Ctrl+minus (-)Zoom out (25%)
Ctrl+0Reset zoom level
Backspace or Alt+Left arrowGo back
Alt+Right arrowGo forward
F5 or Ctrl+RRefresh the page
EscStop loading the page
Ctrl+L or F4 or Alt+DSelect the address bar
Ctrl+Shift+LOpen address bar query in a new tab
Ctrl+EOpen a search query in the address bar
Ctrl+EnterAdd www. to the beginning and .com to the end of text typed in the address bar
Ctrl+clickOpen link in a new tab
Ctrl+Shift+clickOpen link in a new tab and switch to the tab
Alt+Shift+clickOpen link in a new window

Game bar keyboard shortcuts

Press this keyTo do this
Windows logo key +GOpen Game bar when a game is open
Windows logo key +Alt+GRecord the last 30 seconds
Windows logo key +Alt+RStart recording (press the shortcut again to stop recording)
Windows logo key +Alt+Print ScreenTake a screenshot of your game
Windows logo key +Alt+TShow/hide recording timer

Photos app keyboard shortcuts

Press this keyTo do this
Windows logo key +HOpen the Share charm
Spacebar (in Collection)Select an item and enter Selection mode
Enter (from Selection mode)Select an item while in Selection mode
Spacebar (viewing a photo)Show or hide commands
Spacebar (viewing a video)Play or pause the video
Arrow keys (in Collection)Scroll up, down, left, or right
Left or right arrow keys (on a single item or slide show)Show the next or previous item
Arrow keys (on a zoomed photo)Move within the photo
Ctrl+plus (+)Zoom in when viewing a photo
Ctrl+minus (-)Zoom out when viewing a photo
Ctrl+0Reset zoom on a photo
EscReturn to previous screen
Ctrl+SSave
Ctrl+PPrint
Ctrl+CCopy
Ctrl+R (viewing or editing)Rotate a photo
E (viewing a photo)Enhance a photo
Ctrl+Z (editing)Undo changes
Ctrl+Y (editing)Redo changes
Ctrl+forward slash (/) (editing)View original
Shift+arrow keysResize crop or selective focus area
Ctrl+arrow keysMove crop or selective focus area
F5 (viewing an item)Start a slide show
Alt+EnterView file info
Ctrl+LSet as lock screen

Calculator keyboard shortcuts

Press this keyTo do this
Alt+1Switch to Standard mode
Alt+2Switch to Scientific mode
Alt+3Switch to Programmer mode
Ctrl+MStore in memory
Ctrl+PAdd to memory
Ctrl+QSubtract from memory
Ctrl+RRecall from memory
Ctrl+LClear memory
F9Select ±
RSelect 1/x
@Calculate the square root
DelSelect CE
Ctrl+HTurn calculation history on or off
Up arrowMove up in history list
Down arrowMove down in history list
Ctrl+Shift+DClear history
F3Select DEG in Scientific mode
F4Select RAD in Scientific mode
F5Select GRAD in Scientific mode
Ctrl+GSelect 10x in Scientific mode
Ctrl+OSelect cosh in Scientific mode
Ctrl+SSelect sinh in Scientific mode
Ctrl+TSelect tanh in Scientific mode
Shift+SSelect sin-1 in Scientific mode
Shift+OSelect cos-1 in Scientific mode
Shift+TSelect tan-1 in Scientific mode
Ctrl+YSelect y√x in Scientific mode
DSelect Mod in Scientific mode
LSelect log in Scientific mode
MSelect dms in Scientific mode
NSelect ln in Scientific mode
Ctrl+NSelect ex in Scientific mode
OSelect cos in Scientific mode
PSelect Pi in Scientific mode
QSelect x2 in Scientific mode
SSelect sin in Scientific mode
TSelect tan in Scientific mode
VSelect F-E in Scientific mode
XSelect Exp in Scientific mode
Y, ^Select xy in Scientific mode
#Select x3 in Scientific mode
;Select Int in Scientific mode
!Select n! in Scientific mode
F2Select DWORD in Programmer mode
F3Select WORD in Programmer mode
F4Select BYTE in Programmer mode
F5Select HEX in Programmer mode
F6Select DEC in Programmer mode
F7Select OCT in Programmer mode
F8Select BIN in Programmer mode
F12Select QWORD in Programmer mode
A-FSelect A-F in Programmer mode
JSelect RoL in Programmer mode
KSelect RoR in Programmer mode
<Select Lsh in Programmer mode
>Select Rsh in Programmer mode
%Select Mod in Programmer mode
|Select Or in Programmer mode
^Select Xor in Programmer mode
~Select Not in Programmer mode
&Select And in Programmer mode
SpacebarToggle the bit value in Programmer mode

Reader keyboard shortcuts

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for working with the Reader app.

Press this keyTo do this
F8Use two-page layout
Ctrl+RRotate the file 90 degrees clockwise
Ctrl+FSearch for text in a file
F7Use keyboard selection mode
Ctrl+PPrint a file
Ctrl+OOpen a file
Ctrl+WClose a file
Ctrl+MReader app home

Paint keyboard shortcuts

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for working with Paint.

Press this keyTo do this
F11View a picture in full-screen mode
F12Save the picture as a new file
Ctrl+ASelect the entire picture
Ctrl+BBold selected text
Ctrl+CCopy a selection to the Clipboard
Ctrl+EOpen the Properties dialog box
Ctrl+GShow or hide gridlines
Ctrl+IItalicize selected text
Ctrl+NCreate a new picture
Ctrl+OOpen an existing picture
Ctrl+PPrint a picture
Ctrl+RShow or hide the ruler
Ctrl+SSave changes to a picture
Ctrl+UUnderline selected text
Ctrl+VPaste a selection from the Clipboard
Ctrl+WOpen the Resize and Skew dialog box
Ctrl+XCut a selection
Ctrl+YRedo a change
Ctrl+ZUndo a change
Ctrl+plus (+)Increase the width of a brush, line, or shape outline by one pixel
Ctrl+minus (-)Decrease the width of a brush, line, or shape outline by one pixel
Ctrl+Page UpZoom in
Ctrl+Page DownZoom out
Alt (or F10)Display keytips
Alt+F4Close a picture and its Paint window
Right arrowMove the selection or active shape right by one pixel
Left arrowMove the selection or active shape left by one pixel
Down arrowMove the selection or active shape down by one pixel
Up arrowMove the selection or active shape up by one pixel
Shift+F10Show the current shortcut menu

Windows Journal keyboard shortcuts

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for working with Windows Journal.

Press this keyTo do this
F5Refresh the note list
F6Toggle between a note list and a note
F11View a note in full-screen mode
Ctrl+ASelect all items on a page
Ctrl+CCopy a selection to the Clipboard
Ctrl+FSearch for text in a file
Ctrl+GGo to a page
Ctrl+NStart a new note
Ctrl+OOpen a recently used note
Ctrl+PPrint a note
Ctrl+SSave changes to a note
Ctrl+VPaste a selection from the Clipboard
Ctrl+XCut a selection
Ctrl+YRedo a change
Ctrl+ZUndo a change
Alt+F4Close a note and its Journal window
Ctrl+Shift+CDisplay a shortcut menu for column headings in a note list
Ctrl+Shift+VMove a note to a specific folder

WordPad keyboard shortcuts

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for working with WordPad.

Press this keyTo do this
F3Search for the next instance of the text in the Find dialog box
F10Display keytips
F12Save the document as a new file
Ctrl+1Set single line spacing
Ctrl+2Set double line spacing
Ctrl+5Set line spacing to 1.5
Ctrl+ASelect the entire document
Ctrl+BMake selected text bold
Ctrl+CCopy a selection to the Clipboard
Ctrl+DInsert a Microsoft Paint drawing
Ctrl+EAlign text center
Ctrl+FSearch for text in a document
Ctrl+HReplace text in a document
Ctrl+IItalicize selected text
Ctrl+JJustify text
Ctrl+LAlign text left
Ctrl+NCreate a new document
Ctrl+OOpen an existing document
Ctrl+PPrint a document
Ctrl+RAlign text right
Ctrl+SSave changes to a document
Ctrl+UUnderline selected text
Ctrl+VPaste a selection from the Clipboard
Ctrl+XCut a selection
Ctrl+YRedo a change
Ctrl+ZUndo a change
Ctrl+equal (=)Make selected text subscript
Ctrl+Shift+equal (=)Make selected text superscript
Ctrl+Shift+greater than (>)Increase the font size
Ctrl+Shift+less than (<)Decrease the font size
Ctrl+Shift+AChange characters to all capitals
Ctrl+Shift+LChange the bullet style
Ctrl+Left arrowMove the cursor one word to the left
Ctrl+Right arrowMove the cursor one word to the right
Ctrl+Up arrowMove the cursor to the previous line
Ctrl+Down arrowMove the cursor to the next line
Ctrl+HomeMove to the beginning of the document
Ctrl+EndMove to the end of the document
Ctrl+Page UpMove up one page
Ctrl+Page DownMove down one page
Ctrl+DeleteDelete the next word
Alt+F4Close WordPad
Shift+F10Show the current shortcut menu

Keyboard shortcuts in Microsoft Surface Hub

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for Microsoft Surface Hub.

Press this keyTo do this
Windows logo key Open or close Start
Windows logo key +AOpen quick actions
Windows logo key +FEnter or exit full screen for the app you’re using
Windows logo key +NOpen notifications
Windows logo key +SOpen Cortana or search Note Cortana is only available in certain countries/regions, and some Cortana features might not be available everywhere. If Cortana isn’t available or is turned off, you can still use search.
Windows logo key +TOpen the clock
Windows logo key +WSend to whiteboard
Windows logo key +XSwap sidebars
Windows logo key +1Open or close the call pane in the sidebar
Windows logo key +2Open or close the people pane in the sidebar
Windows logo key +3Open or close the message pane in the sidebar
Windows logo key +4Open or close the content pane in the sidebar
Windows logo key +F6Move keyboard focus between the sidebars, top bar, and bottom bar
Windows logo key +Shift+F6Move keyboard focus between the sidebars, top bar, and bottom bar in the opposite direction
Windows logo key +TabGo to Task view
Windows logo key +BackspaceGo back
Windows logo key +SpacebarSwitch input language or keyboard
Windows logo key +EnterOpen Narrator
Windows logo key +Plus (+)Open Magnifier
Left Alt+left Shift+Print ScreenTurn high contrast on or off
F10Turn screen sharing on or off
Alt+TabSwitch between open apps
Left Alt+left Shift+Num LockTurn Mouse Keys on or off
Right Shift for eight secondsTurn Filter Keys on or off
Shift five timesTurn Sticky Keys on or off
Num Lock for five secondsTurn Toggle Keys on or off
Windows logo key +EscEnd your session

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