Windows XP and Windows 7 shortcuts keys

General Keyboard Shortcuts

CTRL + C (Copy)

CTRL + X (Cut)

CTRL + V (Paste)

DELETE (Delete or Erase)

SHIFT + DELETE (Delete the selected item permanently without placing the item in the recycle bin)

CTRL while dragging an item (Copy the selected item)

F2 Key (Rename the selected item)

CTRL + RIGHT ARROW (Move the insertion point to the beginning of the next word)

CTRL + LEFT ARROW (Move the insertion point to the beginning of the previous word)

CTRL + DOWN ARROW (Move the insertion point to the beginning of the next paragraph)

CTRL + UP ARROW (Move the insertion point to the beginning of the previous paragraph)

CTRL + SHIFT with any of the arrow keys (Highlight a block of text)

F3 key (Search for a file or a folder)

SHORTCUTS FOR WINDOWS 7
SHORTCUTS OF WINDOWS 7 AND WINDOWS XP

F4 Key (Close the active item or quit the active program)

ALT + ENTER ( Display the properties of the selected object)

ALT + SPACEBAR (Open the shortcut menu for the active window)

CTRL + F4 (Close the active in programs that enable you to have multiple documents open simultaneously)

ALT + TAB (Switch between the open items)

ALT + ESC (Cycle through items in the order that they had been opened)

F6 (Cycle through the screen elements in a window or on the desktop)

F4 Key (Display the address bar list in the MY COMPUTER or WINDOWS EXPLORER)

SHIFT + F10 (Display the shortcut menu for the selected item)

ALT + SPACEBAR (Display the System menu for the active window)

CTRL + ESC (Display the Start menu)

ALT + Underlined letter in a menu name (Display the corresponding menu)

Underlined letter in a command name on an open menu (Perform the corresponding command)

F10 Key (Active the menu bar in the active program)

RIGHT ARROW (Open the next menu to the right, or open a submenu)

LEFT ARROW (Open the next menu to the left, or close a submenu)

F5 Key (Update the active window)

BACKSPACE (View the folder one level up in MY COMPUTER or WINDOWS EXPLORER)

ESC (Cancel the current task)

SHIFT when you insert a CD-ROM into the CD-ROM Drive (Preventing the CD-ROM from automatically playing)

CTRL + SHIFT + ESC  (Open the task manger)

 

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