Category Archives: Productivity

Dialog box keyboard shortcuts

Press this key To do this F4 Display the items in the active list. Ctrl + Tab Move forward through tabs. Ctrl + Shift + Tab Move back through tabs. Ctrl + number (number 1–9) Move to nth tab. Tab Move forward through options. Shift + Tab Move back through options. Alt + underlined letter Perform the command… Read More »

Windows keyboard shortcuts

Taskbar keyboard shortcuts Press this key To do this Shift + click a taskbar button Open an app or quickly open another instance of an app. Ctrl + Shift + click a taskbar button Open an app as an administrator. Shift + right-click a taskbar button Show the window menu for the app. Shift + right-click a grouped… Read More »

Windows logo key keyboard shortcuts

Press this key To do this Windows logo key  Open or close Start. Windows logo key  + A Open Action center. Windows logo key  + B Set focus in the notification area. Windows logo key  + C Open Cortana in listening mode. Notes This shortcut is turned off by default. To turn it on, select Start  > Settings  > Cortana, and turn on… Read More »