Introduction: Irreplaceable Keyboard Shortcuts

You've seen similar but here are some handy shortcuts you won't be able to live without. Be more productive and save your wrist!!!

I guarantee you will find at least 1 (if not more) useful shortcut that you can use.

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Madrias357 (author)2012-01-29

Was hoping it'd have my personal favorite:

CTRL + Shift + ESC brings up your Task Manager (you know, that window you're always having to open when a program crashes and goes unresponsive)

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gamer (author)2008-02-27

ctrl+prtsc to take a screenshot too... and i accidentally found one (two) out while posting this comment...
ctrl+(=) is zoom in and ctrl+(-) is zoom out... this is in internet explorer

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dark8587 (author)gamer2011-11-01

also ctrl+0 returns to default zoom level

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Gr33ng12nt (author)gamer2008-12-13

crtl+mousewheel up or down is zoom in and out too

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gamer (author)gamer2008-02-27

and atl and left + right arrows is to navigate in internet explorer

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kashivishwanath (author)2011-08-28

windows key+u+u = turnsoff ur computer...

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johnpoole (author)2011-05-21

alt f4, crtl d, window and any of the keys underlined in that pop up. can't think of any others that i use , and from home i am a linux user

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srilyk (author)2009-12-07

 Alt+F10, pops up the right click menu on a file
Win+E, opens up Windows Explorer
Win+R, opens up the run dialog
ctrl+esc, opens up the start menu

Those are all good ones.

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srilyk (author)srilyk2009-12-07

 Whoops, also forgot Win+D - hides all your windows and shows the desktop - even when you can't minimize a window.

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GorillazMiko (author)2008-02-27

Kind of common ones, but they are still pretty cool. They're useful though, I have to give you that.

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Aar000n3y (author)2008-02-27

Hey, I want you to give me back my 41 seconds. You guaranteed me that I would find something that I would find useful! Well, there were useful ones in there but they were common ones that I already knew.

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branedge (author)Aar000n3y2008-02-27

sorry i hope it wasn't a total waste!!! well i'm in the giving mood ....any other pc questions u got send them this way let me see if i can help you to redeem myself.

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alexsolex (author)2008-02-27

windows key + 'pause' key = system properties panel
windows key + L = switch very fast to the windows session login screen