Computer Shortcut keys

What is Computer Shortcut Key

Shortcut keys help provide an easier and quicker method of navigating and executing commands in the computer software, shortcut keys are a set of one or more keys that generate a particular command to be executed.

Computer Shortcut Key Tables

  • keyboard shortcut keys ( Computer Shortcut key )
  • RDP Shortcut key ( Computer Shortcut key )
  • MMC Console Windows Shortcut keys ( Computer Shortcut key )
  • Windows Explorer Keyboard Shortcuts Key ( Computer Shortcut key )
  • Accessibility Keyboard Shortcuts Key ( Computer Shortcut key )
  • Microsoft Natural Keyboard Shortcuts Keys ( Computer Shortcut key )
  • Dialog Box – Keyboard Shortcuts Key ( Computer Shortcut key )

keyboard shortcut key

Sr.NoShortcut KeyOutput
1CTRL+CCopy
2CTRL+XCut
3CTRL+VPaste
4CTRL+ZUndo
5DELETEDelete
6SHIFT+DELETEDelete item permanently
7CTRL Dragging an ItemCopy the selected item
8CTRL+SHIFT While Dragging an ItemCreate a shortcut to the selected item
9F2 KeyRename item
10CTRL+RIGHT ARROWMove the insertion point to the beginning of the next word
11CTRL+LEFT ARROWMove the insertion point to the beginning of the previous word
12CTRL+DOWN ARROWMove the insertion point to the beginning of the next paragraph
13CTRL+UP ARROWMove the insertion point to the beginning of the previous paragraph
14CTRL+SHIFT With Any of The Arrow KeysHighlight a block of text
15CTRL+ASelect all
16F3 KeySearch for a file or a folder
17ALT+ENTERView the properties for the selected item
18ALT+F4Close the active item, or quit the active program
19ALT+ENTERDisplay the properties
20ALT+SPACEBAROpen the shortcut menu for the active window
21CTRL+F4Close the active document
22ALT+TABSwitch between the open two tab
23ALT+ESCCycle through items in the order that they had been opened
24F6 KeyCycle through the screen elements in a window or on the desktop
25F4 KeyDisplay the Address bar list in Windows Explorer
26SHIFT+F10Display the shortcut menu for the selected item
27ALT+SPACEBARDisplay the System menu for the active window
28CTRL+ESCDisplay the Start menu
29F10 KeyActivate the menu bar in the active program
30F5 KeyUpdate the active window
31BACKSPACEView the folder one level up in My Computer
32ESCCancel the current task

RDP Shortcuts key

Sr.NoShortcut KeyOutput
1CTRL+ALT+ENDOpen the Microsoft Windows NT Security dialog box
2ALT+PAGE UPSwitch between programs from left to right.
3ALT+PAGE DOWNSwitch between programs from right to left.
4ALT+INSERTCycle through the programs in most recently used order.
5ALT+HOMEDisplay the Start menu.
6CTRL+ALT+BREAKSwitch the client computer between a window and a full screen.
7ALT+DELETEDisplay the Windows menu
8CTRL+ALT+Minus signPlace a snapshot of the active window in the client on the Terminal server clipboard and provide the same functionality as pressing PRINT SCREEN on a local computer.

MMC Console Windows Shortcut key

Sr.NoShortcut KeyOutput
1SHIFT+F10Display the Action shortcut menu for the selected item
2F1 KeyOpen the Help topic, if any, for the selected item
3F5 KeyUpdate the content of all console windows
4CTRL+F10Maximize the active console window
5CTRL+F5Restore the active console window
6ALT+ENTERDisplay the Properties dialog box, if any, for the selected item
7F2 KeyRename the selected item
8CTRL+F4Close the active console window. When a console has only one console window, this shortcut closes the console

Windows Explorer Keyboard Shortcut Key

Sr.NoShortcut KeyOutput
1ENDDisplay the bottom of the active window
2HOMEDisplay the top of the active window
3NUM LOCK+Asterisk sign (*)Display all of the subfolders that are under the selected folder
4NUM LOCK+Plus sign (+)Display the contents of the selected folder

Accessibility Keyboard Shortcut Key

Sr.NoShortcut KeyOutput
1Right SHIFT for eight secondsSwitch Filter Keys either on or off
2Left ALT+left SHIFT+PRINT SCREENSwitch High Contrast either on or off
3Left ALT+left SHIFT+NUM LOCKSwitch the Mouse Keys either on or off
4SHIFT Five Times
5NUM LOCK For Five SecondsSwitch the Toggle Keys either on or off
6Windows Logo + UOpen Utility Manager

Microsoft Natural Keyboard Shortcut Key

Sr.NoShortcut KeyOutput
1Windows buttonOpen Start menu
2Windows button + BREAKSystem Properties dialog box
3Windows button + DDisplay the desktop
4Windows button + MMinimize all of the open windows
5Windows button + SHIFT + MRestore minimized windows
6Windows button + EOpen My Computer
7Windows button + FFind Files and directory
8CTRL+Windows button + FSearch any item offline & online
9Windows button + F1Display Windows Help
10Windows button + LLock the computer
11Windows button + R Run dialog box open
12Windows button + UOpen Utility Manager

Dialog Box Keyboard Shortcut Key

Sr.NoShortcut KeyOutput
1CTRL + TABMove to next tab
2CTRL + SHIFT + TABMove to previous tab
3TABMove to next control
4SHIFT + TABMove to previous control
5ESCCancel and close the dialog box
6ENTERAccept
7SPACEBARSelect or clear the check box if the active option is a check box
8Arrow KeysSelect a button if the active option is a group of option buttons
9F1 KeyDisplay Help
10F4 KeyDisplay the items in the active list
11BACKSPACEOpen a folder one level up