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Keyboard Shortcuts For Windows 10

Posted In Windows - By Techtiplib on Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 With No Comments »

The latest Windows version has been announced, it called Windows 10. This version will come with quite a lot of new features and also improvements to existing ones as well. You can read more features of Windows 10 or Download The Windows 10 Preview.

Recommended reading: Keyboard Shortcuts For Windows 8

Windows 10

Here are the keyboard shortcuts for Windows 10 that you should try:

News keyboard shortcuts:

  • Snapping window: WIN + LEFT or RIGHT (can be used with UP or DOWN to get into quadrants)
  • Switch to recent window: ALT + TAB (unchanged) – Hold shows new Task view window view, let go and switches to app.
  • Task view: WIN + TAB – New Task view opens up and stays open.
  • Create new virtual desktop: WIN + CTRL + D
  • Close current virtual desktop: WIN + CTRL + F4
  • Switch virtual desktop: WIN + CTRL + LEFT or RIGHT

General keyboard shortcuts:

  • Windows Key + Tab: Opens the new Task View interface, and it stays open
  • Alt + Tab: Switch between your open Windows
  • Windows Key + Ctrl + D: Create a new virtual desktop and switch to it
  • Windows Key + Ctrl + F4: Close the current virtual desktop
  • Windows Key + Ctrl + Left/Right: Switch to the virtual desktop on the left or right
  • Ctrl + V or Shift + Insert: Pastes text at the cursor
  • Ctrl + C or Ctrl + Insert: Copies the selected text to the clipboard
  • Ctrl + A: Select all text in the current line if the line contains text
  • Shift + Left/Right/Up/Down: Moves the cursor left a character, right a character, up a line, or down a line, selecting the text along the way
  • Ctrl + Shift + Left/Right: Moves the cursor one word to the left or right, selecting that word along the way
  • Shift + Home/End: Moves the cursor to the beginning or end of the current line, selecting text along the way
  • Shift + Page Up/Page Down: Moves the cursor up or down a screen, selecting text
  • Ctrl + Shift + Home/End: Moves the cursor to the beginning or end of the “screen buffer,” selecting all text between the cursor and the beginning or end of the Command Prompt’s output
  • Ctrl + Up/Down: Moves one line up or down in the Command Prompt’s history
  • Ctrl + Page Up/Page Down: Moves one page up or down in the Command Prompt’s history
  • Ctrl + M: Enter “mark mode,” which helps for selecting text
  • Ctrl + F: Opens a Find dialog for searching the Command Prompt’s output
  • Alt + F4: Closes the Command Prompt window

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