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Common Windows XP
keyboard shortcuts

Do you know you can operate windows using keyboard shortcuts? Well, I often use some of them. it will help you to increase your speed of doing things on the computer.

Specifically, if you do more on word processing and spreadsheet, you will be forced to use shortcuts that will easily gets you the desired result rather than using a mouse.

The following are some of the most common keyboard shortcuts found in Windows XP.

Key combination


Alt + F4 Closes current window
Alt + F6 Switches between open windows of the same application
Alt + Tab Switches between currently open windows
Ctrl + A Select all items
Ctrl + C Copy file, text, or folder
Ctrl + End Move to the end of a page
Ctrl + Esc Opens Start menu
Ctrl + Home Move to the beginning of a page
Ctrl + S Save
Ctrl + Tab Moving through menus in any dialogue box
Ctrl + V Paste copied from the clipboard
Ctrl + W Close current window
Esc Cancels actions
F1 Opens windows help
F2 To Rename selected file or folder
F3 Opens Search dialogue box
F5 Open Find and Replace dialogue box
Shift + Delete Deletes file or folder, it will not move to Recycle Bin
Windows + E Open windows explorer
Windows + F Open search dialogue box
Windows + L Lock or logoff windows
Windows + M Minimizing all open applications
Windows + R Open Run dialogue box
Windows + S Screen clipping

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