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Windows 8.1 Keyboard Shortcuts
Windows 8.1 Keyboard Shortcuts
11-28-2013 - 01:17 PM
 blackguy
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In this thread, we will introduce some keyboard shortcuts that use the Windows logo key     

 Press                                                                  It will
   
Windows logo key‌                                                  Display or hide the Start screen

Windows logo key‌ + F1                                           Open Windows Help and Support

Windows logo key‌ + start typing                              Search your PC

Windows logo key‌ + B                                            Set focus in the notification area

Windows logo key‌ + C                                            Open the Charms bar

Windows logo key‌ + D                                            Show the Desktop

Windows logo key‌ + E                                            Open Windows Explorer

Windows logo key‌ + F                                            Open the Search charm to search files


Windows logo key‌ + G                                            Cycle through Gadgets on the desktop

Windows logo key‌ + H                                            Open the Share charm

Windows logo key‌ + I                                            Open the Settings charm


Windows logo key‌ + J                                            Switch the main app and snapped app

Windows logo key‌ + K                                            Open the Devices charm

Windows logo key‌ + L                                            Lock your PC 
or switch users

Windows logo key‌ + M                                           Minimize all windows

Windows logo key‌ + O                                            Lock the screen orientation (portrait or landscape)

Windows logo key‌ + P                                            Choose a presentation display mode

Windows logo key‌ + Q                                            Open the Search charm to search everywhere

Windows logo key‌ + R                                            Open Run dialog box

Windows logo key‌ + S                                            Open the Search charm to search Windows and the web


Windows logo key‌ + T                                            Cycle through apps on the taskbar

Windows logo key‌ + U                                            Open Ease of Access Center

Windows logo key‌ + V                                            Cycle through notifications

Windows logo key‌ + Shift + V                                  Cycle through notifications in reverse order

Windows logo key‌ + W                                            Open the Search charm and search for settings

Windows logo key‌ + X                                             Open the Quick Link menu

Windows logo key‌ + Y                                             Temporarily peek at the desktop

Windows logo key‌ + Z                                             Show the commands available in the app
 
 

 

 
(This post was last modified: 11-28-2013 04:39 PM by blackguy.)
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