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Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows 8 CP


[WIN KEY] Open Metro Start Screen

[WIN KEY] + C Open Charms bar

[WIN KEY] + I Desktop settings, quick access to power/shutdown/restart

[WIN KEY] + <-- or --> Snaps

[WIN KEY] + Up Arrow gives Full screen

[WN KEY] + Down Arrow back to original window state

[WIN KEY] + W Search Settings

[WIN KEY] + F Search Files

[WIN KEY] + D Go to Desktop anytime, from anywhere

[WIN KEY] + . Snap current app to right side

[WIN KEY] + Shift + . Snap current app to left side

[WIN KEY] + , Peek at the Windows desktop

[WIN KEY] + Q Search Apps (from Desktop)

[WIN KEY] + Z (from Start) Display app bar & ALL APPS icon > All Apps display

Rt Clk, when on Start, also, gives app bar w/ All Apps icon

[WIN KEY] + Enter Narrator

[WIN KEY] + K Devices

[WIN KEY] + L Lock Screen

[WIN KEY] + H Share options

[WIN KEY] + P Projector/Display options

[WIN KEY] + R Run a command

[WIN KEY] + U Ease of Access Center

[WIN KEY] + X Quick access to a variety of system functions

[WIN KEY] + PageUp/PageDown multiple monitors, swap which 1 the Start screen is on

[WIN KEY] + PrtScreen Save .png screenshot of desktop in Pictures library

[WIN KEY] + = Magnifier Larger

[WIN KEY] + - Magnifier Smaller

[WIN KEY] + Tab Gives LF Side Panel scroll through open windows (nicer than Alt + Tab)

Alt + Tab Scrolls through open windows

Alt + F4 Shutdown/Restart Options

You can just hit Ctrl at the lock screen instead of dragging with the mouse.

Ctrl-Alt-Del Access to lock, switch user, sign out, Task Manager, power, accessibility


You can just hit Ctrl at the lock screen instead of dragging with the mouse.

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