The use of Computer is very common now days even millions of people use it for everyday tasks. However, if your computer’s mouse got out of order then it is very difficult to control your computer by only keyboard.
So if you know these some keyboard shortcuts, then you can do work on Internet and other computer tasks with the help of your fingertips.
To Add Bookmark (Save your favorite webpages):
If you want to save your favorite webpage on bookmark, you have no need to touch mouse, simply press “Ctrl + D” from your keyboard and your favorite webpage will be added to your bookmark.
Delete Files/Folder permanent (bye bye Recycle Bin):
When you delete your any File or Folder from your computer, it goes to Recycle Bin. So if you want to delete your files permanently or without Recycle Bin you will have to do only select the file and press “Shift + Delete” from your keyboard.
Close your Browser quickly:
If you are playing game in office or school and suddenly your boss or teacher comes to you, or you want to close your browser for any other reason you simply press “Alt + F4” from your keyboard. Your browser will be close quickly.
Come to Desktop (Minimize all files at once):
If you are working on lots of files simultaneously on your computer and you want come to desktop quickly, in other words if you are working on lots of files and you want to minimize all files at once you simply press “Window Key + D” from your keyboard. All files will be minimized and your desktop will appear.
Search File/Folder in all drives at once (search any file in whole computer):
Instead of searching a file in all drives one by one you have an easy way to search a file in all drives and folders at once. Simply press “Window Key + F” from your keyboard and type the file name.
Change the Zoom Level (Zoom in/Zoom out your computer screen):
If you want to Zoom in or Zoom out your browser or any other program screen, simply press “Ctrl + scroll mouse down”.
Reopen your Browser Tab (Reopen Accidently closed Tab):
If you have closed your browser tab accidently and you want to reopen that browser, simply press “Ctrl + Shift + T” from your keyboard and your closed Tab will be reopen.
Switch one program to another (Open another File/Browser):
If you are working on multiple files and you want to switch another file without mouse, simply press “Alt + Tab” from your keyboard. You can do this also by pressing “Window Key + Tab”.
Take Screen Shorts (Take an image of open window):
If you want to take a screen short of a window you simply press “PrntScr” from your keyboard. This trick is applicable for webpages where you can’t do copy paste.
If your webpage not opened properly and you want to refresh it without mouse, you simply press “F5” or “Ctrl + R” from your keyboard. Your Webpage will reload the page.
Go Back to your Browser Page:
You can go back to your browser page without clicking the back button with mouse. For example you have open www.google.com and then you open www.FreeLearningNews.com . Now if you want to go back on google page, you just simply press “Backspace” from your keyboard.
Check Spelling & Grammar:
To check the Spelling and Grammar while typing on MS Word or any other program, simply press “F7” key from keyboard.
Open Webpage without typing www and .com:
Write the only name of website and press “Ctrl + Enter” from your keyboard. Your website will open without typing the www and .com. For example if you want to open www.google.com simply type google and press “Ctrl + Enter”. The google site will be open.
Go to Address Bar:
If your mouse is not working and you want to type the URL on Address Bar, you simply press “F6” or “Ctrl + L” from keyboard.
Rename the Selected Icon:
If you want to change the name of any icon without mouse, simply select the icon by Tab key and press “F2” from keyboard. Then type the name of icon and press Enter.
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