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Useful Shortcut:
Posted By:jasmin On 9/10/2005

Useful Shortcut:

                     Start + M: Minimizes all open windows

                     Start + Shift + M: Maximizes All Windows

                     Start + E: Runs Windows Explorer

                     Start + R: Open the RUN Dialog Box

                     Start + F: Open the Search Results Dialog box

                     Start + CTRL + F: Opens the Search Results-Computer dialog Box (if the computer is connected to a network)

                     Start + Pause (Break): Opens the System Properties Dialog Box

Windows System Key Combinations:

                     F1: Help

                     CTRL + ESC: Open Start menu

                     ALT + TAB: Switch between open programs

                     ALT + F4: Quit program

                     SHIFT + DELETE: Delete item permanently

Windows Program Key Combinations:

                     CTRL + C: Copy

                     CTRL + X: Cut

                     CTRL + V: Paste

                     CTRL + Z: Undo

                     CTRL + B: Bold

                     CTRL + U: Underline

                     CTRL + I: Italic

Mouse Click/Keyboard Modifier Combinations for Shell Objects:

                     SHIFT + right click: Displays a shortcut menu containing alternative commands

                     SHIFT + double click: Runs the alternate default command (the second item on the menu)

                     ALT + double click: Displays properties

                     SHIFT + DELETE: Deletes an item immediately without placing it in the Recycle Bin

General Keyboard-Only Commands:

                     F1: Starts Windows Help

                     F10: Activates menu bar options

                     SHIFT + F10: Opens a shortcut menu for the selected item (this is the same as right-clicking an object

                     CTRL + ESC: Opens the Start menu (use the ARROW keys to select an item)

                     CTRL + ESC or ESC: Selects the Start button (press TAB to select the taskbar, or press SHIFT+F10 for a context menu)

                     ALT + DOWN ARROW: Opens a drop-down list box

                     ALT + TAB: Switch to another running program (hold down the ALT key and then press the TAB key to view the task-switching window)

                     SHIFT: Press and hold down the SHIFT key while you insert a CD-ROM to bypass the automatic-run feature

                     ALT + SPACE: Displays the main window's System menu (from the System menu, you can restore, move, resize, minimize, maximize, or close the window)

                     ALT +- (ALT + hyphen): Displays the Multiple Document Interface (MDI)child window's System menu (from the MDI child window's System menu, you can restore, move, resize, minimize, maximize, or close the child window)

                     CTRL + TAB: Switch to the next child window of a Multiple Document Interface (MDI) program

                     ALT + underlined letter in menu: Opens the menu

                     ALT + F4: Closes the current window

                     CTRL + F4: Closes the current Multiple Document Interface (MDI) window

                     ALT + F6: Switch between multiple windows in the same program (for example, when the Notepad Find dialog box is displayed

                     ALT + F6: switches between the Find dialog box and the main Notepad window)

Shell Objects and General Folder/Windows Explorer Shortcuts For a selected object:

                     F2: Rename object

                     F3: Find all files

                     CTRL + X: Cut

                     CTRL + C: Copy

                     CTRL + V: Paste

                     SHIFT + DELETE: Delete selection immediately, without moving the item to the Recycle Bin

                     ALT + ENTER: Open the properties for the selected object

                     To Copy a File: Press and hold down the CTRL key while you drag the file to another folder.

                     To Create a Shortcut: Press and hold down CTRL+SHIFT while you drag a file to the desktop or a folder.

General Folder/Shortcut Control:

                     F4: Selects the Go To A Different Folder box and moves down the entries in the box (if the toolbar is active in Windows Explorer)

                     F5: Refreshes the current window.

                     F6: Moves among panes in Windows Explorer

                     CTRL + G: Opens the Go To Folder tool (in Windows 95 Windows Explorer only)

                     CTRL + Z: Undo the last command

                     CTRL + A: Select all the items in the current window

                     BACKSPACE: Switch to the parent folder

                     SHIFT + click + Close button: For folders, close the current folder plus all parent folders

Windows Explorer Tree Control:

                     Numeric Keypad *: Expands everything under the current selection

                     Numeric Keypad +: Expands the current selection
Numeric Keypad -:
Collapses the current selection.

                     RIGHT ARROW: Expands the current selection if it is not expanded, otherwise goes to the first child

                     LEFT ARROW: Collapses the current selection if it is expanded, otherwise goes to the parent

Properties Control:

                     CTRL + TAB/CTRL + SHIFT + TAB: Move through the property tabs

Accessibility Shortcuts:

                     Press SHIFT five times: Toggles StickyKeys on and off

                     Press down and hold the right SHIFT key for eight seconds: Toggles FilterKeys on and off

                     Press down and hold the NUM LOCK key for five seconds: Toggles ToggleKeys on and off

                     Left ALT + left SHIFT+NUM LOCK: Toggles MouseKeys on and off

                     Left ALT + left SHIFT+PRINT SCREEN: Toggles high contrast on and off

Microsoft Natural Keyboard Keys:

                     Windows Logo: Start menu

                     Windows Logo + R: Run dialog box

                     Windows Logo + M: Minimize all

                     SHIFT + Windows Logo+M: Undo minimize all

                     Windows Logo + F1: Help

                     Windows Logo + E: Windows Explorer

                     Windows Logo + F: Find files or folders

                     Windows Logo + D: Minimizes all open windows and displays the desktop

                     CTRL + Windows Logo + F: Find computer

                     CTRL + Windows Logo + TAB: Moves focus from Start, to the Quick Launch toolbar, to the system tray (use RIGHT ARROW or LEFT ARROW to move focus to items on the Quick Launch toolbar and the system tray)

                     Windows Logo + TAB: Cycle through taskbar buttons

                     Windows Logo + Break: System Properties dialog box

                     Application key: Displays a shortcut menu for the selected item

Microsoft Natural Keyboard with IntelliType Software Installed:

                     Windows Logo + L: Log off Windows

                     Windows Logo + P: Starts Print Manager

                     Windows Logo + C: Opens Control Panel

                     Windows Logo + V: Starts Clipboard

                     Windows Logo + K: Opens Keyboard Properties dialog box

                     Windows Logo + I: Opens Mouse Properties dialog box

                     Windows Logo + A: Starts Accessibility Options (if installed)

                     Windows Logo + SPACEBAR: Displays the list of Microsoft IntelliType shortcut keys

                     Windows Logo + S: Toggles CAPS LOCK on and off

Dialog Box Keyboard Commands:

                     TAB: Move to the next control in the dialog box

                     SHIFT + TAB: Move to the previous control in the dialog box

                     SPACEBAR: If the current control is a button, this clicks the button. If the current control is a check box, this toggles the check box. If the current control is an option, this selects the option.

                     ENTER: Equivalent to clicking the selected button (the button with the outline)

                     ESC: Equivalent to clicking the Cancel button

                     ALT + underlined letter in dialog box item: Move to the corresponding item

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