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15 Most Invaluable Keyboard Shortcuts

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When it comes to word processing and common computing tasks, keyboard shortcuts can be invaluable. They make life a lot easier and save us a lot of time. Below is a list of the 15 most useful keyboard shortcuts.


1. Control + Z – Undo
2. Control + K – Insert hyperlink
3. Control + Escape – Access start menu
4. Alt + Enter – Properties task bar
5. Alt+F4 – Close
6. Alt+ Plus key – Brings up a range of symbols such as degrees, ticks, plus and minus, copyright etc
7. F2 – Change filename in Win X
8. Control + O – Open
9. Windows Key + D – Access desktop
10. Control + Mouse Wheel – Zoom
11. Control + Shift + T – Re-open previous tab
12. Alt + Back arrow – Return to previous location
13. F6 – Select the address bar in the browser
14. F7 – Access spell check
15. Type a realm name into the address bar + Control + Enter – Add http://www.
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Kate is in the accounts department at Genisyst and is a self confessed tech simpleton. Working in a technology based company has given her the opportunity to learn a few new tricks.