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Time Saving Keyboard Shortcuts

April 7th, 2009 admin

I’m on my laptop a lot, for work AND play, so I’m always looking for a way to make that time more efficient. One of the best ways to streamline your process is to learn the keyboard shortcuts so you don’t have to waste time searching through toolbars with your mouse!

So, in the hopes of helping you save a little of your time, I thought I’d collect a few of the most useful PC shortcuts for you. Enjoy! ­čÖé


  • F1: Opens help
  • ALT+TAB: Toggles between open programs
  • Windows Logo+R: Opens the “Run” dialog box
  • Windows Logo+M: Minimizes all
  • SHIFT+Windows Logo+M: Undo minimize all
  • Windows Logo+D: Minimizes all open windows and displays the desktop

And of course the most basic shortcuts…


  • CTRL+C: Copy
  • CTRL+X: Cut
  • CTRL+V: Paste
  • CTRL+Z: Undo
  • CTRL+B: Bold
  • CTRL+U: Underline
  • CTRL+I: Italic

Want more? Check out these handy shortcut lists:

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4 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Thomas Bosch  |  April 7th, 2009 at 3:11 pm

    Thanks, the firefox tips will definitely be useful.

  • 2. 4.5.09 Featured blogs of &hellip  |  April 8th, 2009 at 10:05 am

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