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Windows Key Shortcuts

You will all have seen the windows key on your keyboard, well here are some shortcuts you can use with it;

  • Windows + F: Search for files
  • Windows + L: Locks down the desktop
  • Windows + M: Minimize your windows
  • Windows + Q: Quick switching of users (Powertoys only)
  • Windows + Q: You have to hold down your windows key, then tap Q to scroll thru the different users on your pc
  • Windows: Displays the start menu
  • Windows + D: Minimize or restore all windows
  • Windows + E: Display windows explorer
  • Windows + Pause/ Break: System Properties dialog box
  • Windows + Shift + M: Undo minimize all windows
  • Windows + R: Run dialog box
  • Windows + U: Utility Manager
  • Windows + Ctrl + F: Search for computer
  • Windows + F1: Help and Support Center