KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS

KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS

PRESSING THE CTRL KEY BY ITSELF DOES NOTHING IN MOST PROGRAMS. IN COMPUTER GAMES, CTRL IS OFTEN USED TO CROUCH OR GO INTO A PRONE POSITION.

Ctrl+0         Pressing Ctrl and 0 (zero) at the same time reset back to the default zoom level.

Ctrl+1         Switches to the first tab in a browser or another program with tab support.

Ctrl+2         Switches to the second tab in a browser or another program with tab support.

Ctrl+3         Switches to the third tab in a browser or another program with tab support.

Ctrl+4         Switches to the fourth tab in a browser or another program with tab support.

Ctrl+5         Switches to the fifth tab in a browser or another program with tab support.

Ctrl+6         Switches to the sixth tab in a browser or another program with tab support.

Ctrl+7         Switches to the seventh tab in a browser or another program with tab support.

Ctrl+8         Switches to the eigth tab in a browser or another program with tab support.

Ctrl+9         Switches to last tab in a browser.

Ctrl+A        These two keys selects all text or other objects.

Ctrl+B        Bold highlighted text.

Ctrl+C        Copy any selected text or another object.

Ctrl+D        Bookmark an open web page or open font window in Microsoft Word.

Ctrl+E         Center text.

Ctrl+End     Moves cursor to the end of a document or page.

Ctrl+Enter   Autocompletes a URL in an address bar.

Ctrl+Esc      Open the Windows Start menu.

Ctrl+F         Open find window.

Ctrl+F4       Closes the current active tab or window within a program.

Ctrl+G        Go to the next match of a find in a browser and word processors.

Ctrl+H        Open the Find and Replace in Notepad, Microsoft Word, and WordPad.

Ctrl+Home  Moves cursor to the start a document or page.

Ctrl+Ins      Copy any selected text or another object.

Ctrl+I          Italicize text.

Ctrl+J         View downloads in browsers and set justify alignment in Microsoft Word.

Ctrl+K        Create a hyperlink for the highlighted text in Microsoft Word and many HTML editors.

Ctrl+L         Select address bar in a browser or left align text in a word processor.

Ctrl+M        Indent selected text in word processors and another programs.

Ctrl+N        Create a new page or document.

Ctrl+O        Open a file in most programs.

Ctrl+P         Open a print window to print the page you’re viewing.

Ctrl+Q        Remove the paragraphs formatting in Microsoft Word.

Ctrl+R        Reload page in browser or right align text in a word processor.

Ctrl+S         Save the document or file.

Ctrl+Space  Select an entire column in an Excel spreadsheet.

Ctrl+T         Create a new tab in an Internet browser or adjust tabs in word processors.

Ctrl+Tab     Switch between open tabs in browsers or other tabbed programs. Ctrl+Shift+Tab goes

                   backwards (right-to-left).

Ctrl+U        Underline selected text.

Ctrl+V        Paste any text or another object that was copied.

Ctrl+W       Close open tab in a browser or close a document in Word.

Ctrl+X        Cut selected text or another object.

Ctrl+Y        These keys will redo any undo action.

Ctrl+Z         Pressing these two keys will undo any action.


A:SELECT ALL

B:BOLD

C: COPY

D:FONT and CHARACTER SPACING

E: CENTER ALIGNMENT

F:FIND

G:GO TO

H:REPLACE

I:ITALIC

J:JUSTICE

K:INSERT HYPERLINK

L:LEFT ALIGNMENT

N:NEW

O: OPEN

P:PRINT

R:RIGHT ALIGNMENT

S:SAVE

U:UNDERLINE

V: PASTE

W:SAVE CHANGES and EXIT

X: CUT

Y:RE-DO

Z:UN-DO

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