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MICROSOFT WINDOWS SHORTCUT KEYS

Shortcut Keys Description
Alt + Tab Switch between open applications.
Alt + Shift + Tab Switch backwards between open applications.
Alt + Print Screen Create a screen shot only for the program you are currently in.
Ctrl + Esc Bring Up start button.
Alt + Esc Switch Between open applications on taskbar.
F2 Renames selected Icon
F3 Starts find from desktop
F4 Opens the drive selection when browsing.
F5 Refresh Contents
Alt + F4 Closes Current open program.
Ctrl + F4 Closes Window in Program
Ctrl + (the '+' key on the keypad) Automatically adjust the width's of all the columns in Windows explorer
Alt + Enter Opens properties window of Selected icon or program.
Shift + F10 Simulates right click on selected item.
Shift + Del Delete programs/files without throwing into the recycle bin.
Holding Shift Boot safe mode or by pass system files.
Holding Shift When putting in an audio CD will prevent CD Player from playing.

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