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Saturday, 14 December 2013

WINDOWS HOTKEYS



Ctrl + Escape or Win: Display start menu.


Shift + F10 or AppsKey: Display context menu.


Win + E: Open Windows Explorer.



Win + R: Open Run dialog.


Win + M: Minimize all windows.


Win + Shift + M: Undo minimize all windows.


Win + D: Toggle minimize all windows.


Win + B (XP only): Activate system tray. Arrow keys select, Enter double-clicks, and AppsKey or Shift + F10 right-clicks.


Win + L (XP Only): Locks keyboard. Similar to Lock Workstation.


Win + F or F3: Open Find dialog. (All Files) F3 may not work in some applications which use F3 for their own find dialogs.


Win + Control + F: Open Find dialog. (Computers)


Win + U: Open Utility Manager.


Win + F1: Open Windows help.


Win + Pause: Open System Properties dialog.


Win + Tab: Cycle through taskbar buttons. Enter clicks, AppsKey or Shift + F10 right-clicks.


Win + Shift + Tab: Cycle through taskbar buttons in reverse.


Alt + Tab: Display CoolSwitch. More commonly known as the AltTab dialog.


Alt + Shift + Tab: Display CoolSwitch; go in reverse.


Alt + Escape: Send active window to the bottom of the z-order.


Alt + Shift + Escape: Activate the window at the bottom of the z-order.


Alt + F4: Close active window; or, if all windows are closed, open shutdown dialog.


Shift while a CD is loading: Bypass AutoPlay.


Ctrl + Alt + Delete or Ctrl + Alt + NumpadDel (Both NumLock states): Invoke the Task Manager or NT Security dialog.


Ctrl + Shift + Escape (XP Only): Invoke the task manager. On earlier OSes, acts like Ctrl + Escape.


Printscreen: Copy screenshot of current screen to clipboard.


Alt + Printscreen: Copy screenshot of current active window to clipboard.


Ctrl + Alt + Down Arrow: Invert screen. Untested on OSes other than XP.


Ctrl + Alt + Up Arrow: Undo inversion.

Generic

Ctrl + C or Ctrl + Insert: Copy.


Ctrl + X or Shift + Delete: Cut.


Ctrl + V or Shift + Insert: Paste/Move.


Ctrl + N: New... File, Tab, Entry, etc.


Ctrl + S: Save.


Ctrl + O: Open...


Ctrl + P: Print.


Ctrl + Z: Undo.


Ctrl + A: Select all.


Ctrl + F: Find...


Ctrl + F4: Close tab or child window.


F1: Open help.


F11: Toggle full screen mode.


Alt or F10: Activate menu bar.


Alt + Space: Display system menu. Same as clicking the icon on the titlebar.


Escape: Remove focus from current control/menu, or close dialog box.

Generic Navigation

Tab: Forward one item.


Shift + Tab: Backward one item.


Ctrl + Tab: Cycle through tabs/child windows.


Ctrl + Shift + Tab: Cycle backwards through tabs/child windows.


Enter: If a button's selected, click it, otherwise, click default button.


Space: Toggle items such as radio buttons or checkboxes.


Alt + (Letter): Activate item corresponding to (Letter). (Letter) is the underlined letter on the item's name.


Ctrl + Left: Move cursor to the beginning of previous word.


Ctrl + Right: Move cursor to the beginning of next word.


Ctrl + Up: Move cursor to beginning of previous paragraph. 

This and all subsequent Up/Down hotkeys in this section have only been known to work in RichEdit controls.

Ctrl + Down: Move cursor to beginning of next paragraph.


Shift + Left: Highlight one character to the left.


Shift + Right: Highlight one character to the right.


Shift + Up: Highlight from current cursor position, to one line up.


Shift + Down: Highlight from current cursor position, to one line down.


Ctrl + Shift + Left: Highlight to beginning of previous word.


Ctrl + Shift + Right: Highlight to beginning of next word.


Ctrl + Shift + Up: Highlight to beginning of previous paragraph.


Ctrl + Shift + Down: Highlight to beginning of next paragraph.


Home: Move cursor to top of a scrollable control.


End: Move cursor to bottom of a scrollable control.

Generic File Browser

Arrow Keys: Navigate.


Shift + Arrow Keys: Select multiple items.


Ctrl + Arrow Keys: Change focus without changing selection. 

"Focus" is the object that will run on Enter. Space toggles selection of the focused item.

(Letter): Select first found item that begins with (Letter).


BackSpace: Go up one level to the parent directory.


Alt + Left: Go back one folder.


Alt + Right: Go forward one folder.


Enter: Activate (Double-click) selected item(s).


Alt + Enter: View properties for selected item.


F2: Rename selected item(s).


F7: New folder.


Ctrl + NumpadPlus: In a Details view, resizes all columns to fit the longest item in each one.


Delete: Delete selected item(s).


Shift + Delete: Delete selected item(s); bypass Recycle Bin.


Ctrl while dragging item(s): Copy.


Ctrl + Shift while dragging item(s): Create shortcut(s).

In tree pane, if any:


Left: Collapse the current selection if expanded, or select the parent folder.


Right: Expand the current selection if collapsed, or select the first subfolder.


NumpadAsterisk: Expand currently selected directory and all subdirectories. No undo.


NumpadPlus: Expand currently selected directory.


NumpadMinus: Collapse currently selected directory.

Accessibility

Right Shift for eight seconds: Toggle FilterKeys on and off. FilterKeys must be enabled.


Left Alt + Left Shift + PrintScreen: Toggle High Contrast on and off. High Contrast must be enabled.


Left Alt + Left Shift + NumLock: Toggle MouseKeys on and off. MouseKeys must be enabled.


NumLock for five seconds: Toggle ToggleKeys on and off. ToggleKeys must be enabled.


Shift five times: Toggle StickyKeys on and off. StickyKeys must be enabled.

Microsoft Natural Keyboard with IntelliType Software Installed

Win + L: Log off Windows.


Win + P: Open Print Manager.


Win + C: Open control panel.


Win + V: Open clipboard.


Win + K: Open keyboard properties.


Win + I: Open mouse properties.


Win + A: Open Accessibility properties.


Win + Space: Displays the list of Microsoft IntelliType shortcut keys.


Win + S: Toggle CapsLock on and off.

Remote Desktop Connection Navigation

Ctrl + Alt + End: Open the NT Security dialog.


Alt + PageUp: Switch between programs.


Alt + PageDown: Switch between programs in reverse.


Alt + Insert: Cycle through the programs in most recently used order.


Alt + Home: Display start menu.


Ctrl + Alt + Break: Switch the client computer between a window and a full screen.


Alt + Delete: Display the Windows menu.


Ctrl + Alt + NumpadMinus: Place a snapshot of the entire client window area on the Terminal server clipboard and provide the same functionality as pressing Alt + PrintScreen on a local computer.


Ctrl + Alt + NumpadPlus: Place a snapshot of the active window in the client on the Terminal server clipboard and provide the same functionality as pressing PrintScreen on a local computer.

Mozilla Firefox 1.x


Ctrl + Tab or Ctrl + PageDown: Cycle through tabs.


Ctrl + Shift + Tab or Ctrl + PageUp: Cycle through tabs in reverse.


Ctrl + (1-9): Switch to tab corresponding to number.


Ctrl + N: New window.


Ctrl + T: New tab.


Ctrl + L or Alt + D or F6: Switch focus to location bar.


Ctrl + Enter: Open location in new tab.


Shift + Enter: Open location in new window.


Ctrl + K or Ctrl + E: Switch focus to search bar.


Ctrl + O: Open a local file.


Ctrl + W: Close tab, or window if there's only one tab open.


Ctrl + Shift + W: Close window.


Ctrl + S: Save page as a local file.


Ctrl + P: Print page.


Ctrl + F or F3: Open find toolbar.


Ctrl + G or F3: Find next...


Ctrl + Shift + G or Shift + F3: Find previous...


Ctrl + B or Ctrl + I: Open Bookmarks sidebar.


Ctrl + H: Open History sidebar.


Escape: Stop loading page.


Ctrl + R or F5: Reload current page.


Ctrl + Shift + R or Ctrl + F5: Reload current page; bypass cache.


Ctrl + U: View page source.


Ctrl + D: Bookmark current page.


Ctrl + NumpadPlus or Ctrl + Equals (+/=): Increase text size.


Ctrl + NumpadMinus or Ctrl + Minus: Decrease text size.


Ctrl + Numpad0 or Ctrl + 0: Set text size to default.


Alt + Left or Backspace: Back.


Alt + Right or Shift + Backspace: Forward.


Alt + Home: Open home page.


Ctrl + M: Open new message in integrated mail client.


Ctrl + J: Open Downloads dialog.


F6: Switch to next frame. You must have selected something on the page already, e.g. by use of Tab.


Shift + F6: Switch to previous frame.


Apostrophe ('): Find link as you type.


Slash (/): Find text as you type.

BBCode (This forum's posting)

While text is selected:
Alt + B: Format text in bold.


Alt + I: Format text in italics.


Alt + U: Format text as underlined.


Alt + Q: Format text as a quote.


Alt + C: Format text as code.


Alt + L: Format text as a list.


Alt + O: Format text as an ordered list.


Alt + P: Format url as a hotlinked image.


Alt + W: Format url as a hyperlink.

GMail

Must have "keyboard shortcuts" on in settings.
C: Compose new message.


Shift + C: Open new window to compose new message.
Slash (/): Switch focus to search box.


K: Switch focus to the next most recent email. Enter or "O" opens focused email.


J: Switch focus to the next oldest email.


N: Switch focus to the next message in the "conversation." Enter or "O" expands/collapses messages.


P: Switch focus to the previous message.


U: Takes you back to the inbox and checks for new mail.


Y: Various actions depending on current view:
Has no effect in "Sent" and "All Mail" views.

* Inbox: Archive email or message.


* Starred: Unstar email or message.


* Spam: Unmark as spam and move back to "Inbox."


* Trash: Move back to "Inbox."


* Any label: Remove the label.

X: "Check" an email. Various actions can be performed against all checked emails.


S: "Star" an email. Identical to the more familiar term, "flagging."


R: Reply to the email.


A: Reply to all recipients of the email.


F: Forward an email.


Shift + R: Reply to the email in a new window.


Shift + A: Reply to all recipients of the email in a new window.


Shift + F: Forward an email in a new window.


Shift + 1 (!): Mark an email as spam and remove it from the inbox.


G then I: Switch to "Inbox" view.


G then S: Switch to "Starred" view.


G then A: Switch to "All Mail" view.


G then C: Switch to "Contacts" view.


G then S: Switch to "Drafts" view