Keystroke

Function

Backspace

Move back

Alt + A

Open the Favorites drop-down menu

Alt + D

Select the current Address bar text

Alt + F

Open the File drop-down menu

Alt + H

Open the Help drop-down menu

Alt + T

Open the Tool drop-down menu

Alt + V

Open the View drop-down menu

Alt + F4

Close Internet Explorer

Alt + Home

Open the Home page

Alt + Right Arrow

Move forward

Alt + Left Arrow

Move back

Ctrl + B

Organize Favorites

Ctrl + C

Copy

Ctrl + E

Open the Search bar

Ctrl + F

Find

Ctrl + H

Open the History bar

Ctrl + I

Open the Favorites bar

Ctrl + L

Open a new Web page, document or folder

Ctrl + N

Open a new window

Ctrl + O

Open a new Web page, document or folder

Ctrl + P

Print the active frame or current page

Ctrl + R

Refresh

Ctrl + S

Save

Ctrl + V

Paste

Ctrl + W

Close the window

Ctrl + Enter

Add "www." To the beginning and ".com" to the end of the text in the Address bar

Tab

Move through the Address bar, Links bar, and the items on the Web page

Esc

Stop downloading a page

Shift + F10

Display a shortcut menu for a link

Shift + Tab

Move back through the Address bar, Links bar, and the items on the Web page

F1

Open Internet Explorer Help

 

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F4

Expand the Address bar to display recently entered addresses

F5

Refresh

F11

Switch between full-screen and regular view of the browser window