computer shortcut keys

Computer shortcut keys Or Keyboard shortcut Keys 

Computer shortcut keys help in providing the best and quickest method of navigating and executing commands in computer software, it helps you in saving your precious time efficiently and keeps your work going on with ease.

The following table shows the list of different Computer shortcut keys that mostly used while working on the computer system:-

Short-Cut Keys  Functions
Ctrl + C Copies the selected item.
Ctrl + V Paste copied item.
Ctrl + X Cuts the selected item.
Ctrl + A Selects all text.
Alt + E Edits options in current program.
F1 Universal help (for any sort of program).
Alt + F File menu options in current program.
Home Takes the user to the beginning of the current line.
End Takes the user to the end of the current line.
Ctrl + Home Takes the user to the beginning of the document.
Ctrl + End Takes the user to the end of the document.
Shift + Home Highlights from the current place to the beginning of the line.
Shift + End Highlights from the current place to the end of the line.
Microsoft Windows Shortcut Keys
Ctrl + F4 Closes window in the program.
Alt + F4 Closes current open program.
F2 Renames the selected icon.
F3 Start to find from the desktop.
F4 Opens the drive selection when browsing.
F5 Refreshes contents.
Alt + Tab Switches from one open application to another open application.
Alt + Shift + Tab Switches backwards between open applications.
Alt + Print Screen Creates a screenshot for the current program.
Ctrl + Alt + Del. Opens windows task manager/reboot.
Ctrl + Esc Brings up the start menu.
Alt + Esc Switches between applications on the taskbar.
Ctrl + Plus (+) Key Automatically adjusts widths of all columns in Windows Explorer.
Alt + Enter The opens properties window of the selected icon or program.
Shift + F10 Simulates right-click on the selected item.
Shift + Del Deletes selected programs/files permanently.
Holding Shift During Boot-up Enables boot safe mode or bypass system files.
Ctrl + N Starts a new note.
Ctrl + O Opens a recently used note.
Ctrl + S Saves changes to note.
Ctrl + P Prints a note.
Alt + F4 Closes a note and its Journal window.
Ctrl + Z Helps Undo a change.
Ctrl + Y Helps Redo a change.
Ctrl + A Selects all items on a page.
Ctrl + X Cuts a selection.
Ctrl + C Copies a selection to the Clipboard.
Ctrl + V Pastes a selection from the Clipboard.
Esc Cancels a selection.
Ctrl + F Start a search tool.
Ctrl + Shift + C Display a shortcut menu for column headings in a note list.
Microsoft Word Shortcut Keys
Ctrl + N Creates a new document.
Ctrl + O Opens an existing document.
Ctrl + S Saves changes to a document.
F12 Saves the document as a new file.
Ctrl + P Prints a document.
Ctrl + Z Helps Undo a change.
Ctrl + Y Helps Redo a change.
Ctrl + A Selects the whole document.
Ctrl + X Help to cut a selection
Ctrl + C Copies a selection to the Clipboard.
Ctrl + V Pastes a selection from the Clipboard.
Ctrl + B Makes selected text bold.
Ctrl + I Italicizes selected text.
Ctrl + U Underlines selected texts.
Ctrl + L Aligns text left.
Ctrl + R Aligns text right.
Ctrl + E Aligns text centre.
Ctrl + J Helps justify text.
Ctrl + 1 Sets single line spacing.
Ctrl + 2 Sets double line spacing.
Ctrl + 5 Sets line spacing to 1.5.
Ctrl + Shift + A Changes characters to all capitals.
Ctrl + D Inserts a Microsoft Paint drawing.
Ctrl + F Finds text
Ctrl + Home Moves to the beginning of the document.
  • Ctrl + End
Moves to the end of the document.

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