Continuing with my keyboard shortcuts themed tips, I’ve come up with some that I know will benefit every computer user.
Let’s focus on a special keyboard button. Usually between the ALT and CTRL keys, Windows keyboards have a “Windows Logo” key. It is a key that has the Windows Logo on it. This key helps users perform functions without the need for a mouse.
See picture above for a visual of this key.
Keep this list handy or bookmark this page for quick reference.
Windows key = brings up the “Start” menu
Windows key + E = brings up the “My Computer” window
Windows key + M = minimizes all open windows
Windows key + Shift + M = restores all windows
Windows key + F = brings up the “Search” window
Windows key + R = brings up the “Run” dialog box
Windows key + Break key (located above the page up/down keys) = brings up “System Properties” window