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Windows 10 Technical Preview new Keyboard Shortcuts



Windows 10  is the latest offering from Microsoft and has reinvented itself as an operating system for both tablet and PC users. While touchscreen users can take advantage of the many navigational rewrites e.g. the Charms Menu, Metro UI with tiles, and swipes, Microsoft has also done their part to ensure that users who prefer getting around with the keyboard would not be left out especially with the return of the start menu..

 Getting familiar with keyboard shortcuts not only help you get the work done faster, but also more efficient. If your daily job rely heavily on using Windows, here are some new Windows Keyboard Shortcuts you might want to check out.

 A list of new keyboard shortcuts in the Windows 10 Technical Preview.

Snapping window: WIN + LEFT or RIGHT (can be used with UP or DOWN to get into quadrants)

Switch to recent window: ALT + TAB (unchanged) – Hold shows new Task view window view, let go and switches to app.

Task view: WIN + TAB – New Task view opens up and stays open.

Create new virtual desktop: WIN + CTRL + D

Close current virtual desktop
: WIN + CTRL + F4

Switch virtual desktop: WIN + CTRL + LEFT or RIGHT

 These are the 50 keyboard shortcuts that you’d probably find yourself using on Windows 10 especially if you still prefer to use start screen instead of Start Menu, when out of swipe mode.


Windows Key + D    Show Desktop

Windows Key + C    Open Charms Menu

Windows Key + F    Charms Menu – Search

Windows Key + H    Charms Menu – Share

Windows Key + K    Charms Menu – Devices

Windows Key + I    Charms Menu – Settings

Windows Key + Q    Search For Installed Apps

Windows Key + W    Search Settings

Windows Key + Tab    Cycle through open Modern UI Apps

Windows Key + Shift + Tab    Cycle through open Modern UI Apps in reverse order

Windows Key + .    Snaps app to the right (split screen multitasking)

Windows Key + Shift + .    Snaps app to the left (split screen multitasking)

Windows Key + ,    Temporarily view desktop

Alt + F4    Quit Modern UI Apps

Windows Key + E    Launch Windows Explorer Window

Windows Key + L    Lock PC and go to lock screen

Windows Key + T    Cycle through icons on taskbar (press Enter to launch app)

Windows Key + X    Show Advanced Windows Settings Menu

Windows Key + E    Launch Windows Explorer Window

Windows Key + Page Down    Moves Start screen and apps to secondary monitor on the right

Windows Key + M    Minimize all Windows

Windows Key + Shift + M    Restore all minimized Windows

Windows Key + R    Open Run dialog box

Windows Key + Up Arrow    Maximize current window

Windows Key + Down Arrow    Minimize current window

Windows Key + Left Arrow    Maximize current window to left side of the screen

Windows Key + Right Arrow    Maximize current window to right side of the screen

Ctrl + Shift + Escape    Open Task Manager

Windows Key + Print Screen    Takes a Print Screen and saves it to your Pictures folder

Windows Key + Page Up    Moves Start screen and apps to secondary monitor on the left

Windows Key + Pause Break    Display System Properties

Shift + Delete    Permanently delete files without sending it to Recycle Bin

Windows Key + F1    Open Windows Help and Support

Windows Key + V    Cycle through notifications

Windows Key + Shift + V    Cycle through notifications in reverse order

Windows Key + 0 to 9    Launch/show app pinned to taskbar at indicated number

Windows Key + Shift + 0 to 9    Launch new instance of app pinned to taskbar at indicated number

Alt + Enter    Display Properties of selected item in File Explorer

Alt + Up Arrow    View upper level folder of current folder in File Explorer

Alt + Right Arrow    View next folder in File Explorer

Alt + Left Arrow    View previous folder in File Explorer

Windows Key + P    Choose secondary display modes

Windows Key + U    Open Ease of Access Center

Alt + Print Screen    Print Screen focused Window only

Windows Key + Spacebar    Switch input language and keyboard layout

Windows Key + Shift + Spacebar    Switch to previous input language and keyboard layout

Windows Key + Enter    Open Narrator

Windows Key + +    Zoom in using Magnifier

Windows Key + -    Zoom out using Magnifier

Windows Key + Escape    Exit Magnifier

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