Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows XP

ALT+ENTER ALT+ENTER ALT+ESC ALT+F4 ALT+ SPACEBAR ALT+ SPACEBAR ALT+ TAB ALT+ Underlined Menu Letter BACKSPACE CTRL + Dragging Item CTRL+ A CTRL+ C CTRL+ DOWN ARROW CTRL+ ESC CTRL+F4 CTRL+ LEFT ARROW CTRL+ RIGHT ARROW View the properties for the selected item. Display the properties of the selected object. Cycle through items in the order that they had been opened. Close the active item, or quit the active program. Open the shortcut menu for the active window. Display the System menu for the active window. Switch between the open items. Display the corresponding menu. View the folder one level up in My Computer or Windows Explorer Copy the selected item. Select all. Copy Move the insertion point to the beginning of the next paragraph. Display the Start Menu. Close the active document in programs that enable you to have multiple documents open simultaneously. Move the insertion point to the beginning of the previous word. Move the insertion point to the beginning of the next word. .

CTRL+ SHIFT +Dragging Item Create a shortcut to the selected item. CTRL+ SHIFT + Any Arrow Key CTRL+ UP ARROW CTRL+ V CTRL+ X CTRL+ Z DELETE ESC F10 Key F2 Key F3 Key F4 Key F5 Key F6 Key LEFT ARROW RIGHT ARROW Highlight a block of text. Move the insertion point to the beginning of the previous paragraph. Paste Cut Undo Delete Cancel the current task. Activate the menu bar in the active program. Rename the selected item. Search for a file or a folder Display the Address bar list in My Computer or Windows Explorer. Update the active window. Cycle through the screen elements in a window or on the desktop Open the next menu to the left, or close a submenu. Open the next menu to the right, or open a submenu. .

Delete the selected item permanently without placing the item in the Recycle Bin. or select text in a document.SHIFT + Insert A CD ROM SHIFT + Any Arrow Key SHIFT + DELETE SHIFT+F10 Underlined Letter In Menu Command Prevent the CD-ROM from automatically playing. Windows Explorer Keyboard Shortcuts END HOME LEFT ARROW NUM LOCK+Asterisk Sign NUM LOCK+Minus Sign NUM LOCK+Plus Sign RIGHT ARROW Display the bottom of the active window) Display the top of the active window) Collapse the current selection if it is expanded. Perform the corresponding command. Select more than one item in a window or on the desktop. or select the first subfolder) Useful Windows XP Shortcuts START Menu + + + + + SYSTEM PROPERTIES RUN Window Locks Computer SEARCH FOR COMPUTERS . Display the shortcut menu for the selected item. or select the parent folder) Display all of the subfolders that are under the selected folder) Collapse the selected folder) Display the contents of the selected folder) Display the current selection if it is collapsed.

this bypasses Recycle Bin* .+ + + + + + + + + + + + + SEARCH Minimize or Restore All Windows Undo Minimize All Windows Utility Manager Help & Support Windows Explorer Copy Highlighted Text Cut Highlighted Text Paste Select All Undo Permanently Delete *warning.

Useful Windows XP Shortcuts START Menu + + + + + + + + + SYSTEM PROPERTIES RUN Window Locks Computer SEARCH FOR COMPUTERS SEARCH Minimize or Restore All Windows Undo Minimize All Windows .Display Shortcut Menu For Selected Item + + + Task Manager Displays Properties Of Selected Object Can't get enough of these? Go to Help & Support and search for Windows Keyboard Shortcuts.

this bypasses Recycle Bin* Display Shortcut Menu For Selected Item Task Manager Displays Properties Of Selected Object .+ + + + + + + + + + + + Utility Manager Help & Support Windows Explorer Copy Highlighted Text Cut Highlighted Text Paste Select All Undo Permanently Delete *warning.

.Can't get enough of these? Go to Help & Support and search for Windows Keyboard Shortcuts.

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