Best Keyboard Shortcuts For All (Windows) to Boost Your Productivity

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General Shortcuts
Let’s kickstart the list with the most common shortcuts that you’ll often use.
·         F1 [Display Help]
·         F2 [Rename the selected item]
·         F3 [Search for a file or folder]
·         F4 [Display the address bar list in File Explorer]
·         F5 [Refresh the active window]
·         F6 [Cycle through screen elements in a window or on the desktop]
·         F10 [Activate the Menu bar in the active app]
·         ALT + F4 [Close the active item, or exit the active app]
·         ALT + ESC [Cycle through items in the order in which they were opened]
·         ALT + Underlined Letter in menus and dialog box options [Perform the command for that letter]
·         ALT + ENTER [Display properties for the selected item]
·         ALT + SPACEBAR [Open the shortcut menu for the active window]
·         ALT + LEFT ARROW [Back]
·         ALT + RIGHT ARROW [Forward]
·         ALT + PAGE UP [Move up one screen]
·         ALT + PAGE DOWN [Move down one screen]
·         ALT + TAB [Switch between open apps (except desktop apps)]
·         CTRL + F4 [Close the active document (in apps that allow you to have multiple documents open simultaneously)]
·         CTRL + A [Select all items in a document or window]
·         CTRL + C or CTRL + INSERT [Copy the selected item]
·         CTRL + D / DELETE [DELETE the selected item and move it to the Recycle Bin]
·         CTRL + R or F5 [Refresh the active window]
·         CTRL + V or SHIFT + INSERT [Paste the selected item]
·         CTRL + X [Cut the selected item]
·         CTRL + Y [Redo an action]
·         CTRL + Z [Undo an action]
·         CTRL + + or CTRL +  [Zoom in or out of a large NUMBER of items, like apps pinned to the Start screen]
·         CTRL + mouse scroll wheel [Change the size of desktop icons or zoom in or out of a large NUMBER of items, like apps pinned to the Start screen]
·         CTRL + RIGHT ARROW [Move the cursor to the beginning of the next word]
·         CTRL + LEFT ARROW [Move the cursor to the beginning of the previous word]
·         CTRL + DOWN ARROW [Move the cursor to the beginning of the next paragraph]
·         CTRL + UP ARROW [Move the cursor to the beginning of the previous paragraph]
·         CTRL + ALT + TAB [Use the arrow keys to switch between all open apps]
·         CTRL + ARROW + SPACEBAR [Select multiple individual items in a window or on the desktop]
·         CTRL + SHIFT + ARROW [Select a block of text]
·         CTRL + ESC [Open the Start screen]
·         CTRL + SHIFT + ESC [Open Task Manager]
·         CTRL + SHIFT [Switch the keyboard layout when multiple keyboard layouts are available]
·         CTRL + SPACEBAR [Turn the Chinese input method editor (IME) on or off]
·         SHIFT + F10 [Display the shortcut menu for the selected item]
·         SHIFT + ARROW [Select more than one item in a window or on the desktop, or select text within a document]
·         SHIFT + DELETE [Delete the selected item without moving it to the Recycle Bin first]
·         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]
·         ESC [Stop or leave the current task]
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