• F2 Rename the selected item
  • F3 Search for a file or folder in File Explorer
  • 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 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 Go back
  • Alt+Right arrow Go forward
  • Alt+Page Up Move up one screen
  • Alt+Page Down Move down one screen
  • Alt+Tab Switch between open apps
  • Ctrl+F4 Close the active document (in apps that are full-screen and 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 (or 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+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+Alt+Shift+Arrow keys When a group or tile is in focus in the Start menu, move it in the direction specified
  • Ctrl+Arrow key (to move to an item)+Spacebar Select multiple individual items in a window or on the desktop
  • Ctrl+Shift with an arrow key Select a block of text
  • Ctrl+Esc Open Start
  • Ctrl+Shift+Esc Open Task Manager
  • Ctrl+Shift Switch the keyboard layout when multiple keyboard layouts are available
  • Shift+F10 Display the shortcut menu for the selected item
  • Shift with any arrow key 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
  • Left Arrow Open the next menu to the left, or close a submenu
  • Right Arrow Open the next menu to the right, or open a submenu
  • Esc Stop or leave the current task
  • Windows logo key+L Lock your PC or switch accounts
  • Windows logo key+D Display and hide the desktop

For full resource on Microsoft Windows 10 keyboards shortcut, visit Microsoft’s official library: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10/keyboard-shortcuts

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