Keystroke Function:


􀃡 + E Opens Windows Explorer

􀃡 + Pause/Break Opens the System Properties dialog box

􀃡 + U Opens the Utility Manager

􀃡 + R Opens the Run… prompt

􀃡 + F Opens the Search for Files and Folder window

􀃡 + Alt + F Opens the Search for Computer window

􀃡 + M Minimize all windows Shift +

􀃡 + M Maximize all windows (after minimizing them)

􀃡 + D Minimize all windows to the desktop, and then restore all Windows

􀃡 + L Lock Computer Ctrl + Shift + Esc Opens the Windows Task Manager Alt + F4


(in a program) Closes the program Alt + F4 (from desktop) Opens the Windows Shutdown/Restart dialog box


·         Alt + Enter Opens the Properties page of a selected item

·         Shift + Insert CD/DVD Inserts a CD/DVD without triggering Auto play or Auto run

·         Shift + Delete permanently delete an item (rather than sending it to the Recycle Bin)

·         Alt + Tab Switch between open programs Right-click + drag a file Brings up a menu to copy, move, or create a shortcut F5 (or Ctrl + R) Refresh Internet Explorer page, or refresh any other window

·        Ctrl + A Select All Ctrl + C Copy Ctrl + X Cut Ctrl + V Paste Ctrl + Z Undo Ctrl + P Print


Mr. B