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Top Windows 10 Keyboard Shortcuts Cheat Sheet (DRAFT) by

This is a draft cheat sheet. It is a work in progress and is not finished yet.

System

-D
Toggle show De­sktop
-E
Open File Ex­plorer
-P
Pr­ojector (manage 2nd screen)
-X
System menu
-
Dock window left
-
Dock window right
-Shift-
Move window to left monitor
-Shift-
Move window to right monitor
Alt-Tab
Select / Toggle windows1
Ctrl-S­hif­t-Esc
Open Task Manager
Ctrl-S­hift-N
New folder
Ctrl-Click
Toggle select­ion2
Shift-­Click
Select range2
Esc
Escape3
1Hold Alt down and tap Tab repeatedly to cycle through windows. Tap Tab and release Alt immedi­ately to toggle between two last windows.
2Works for File Explorer and selection dialogs of many programs.
3Gets you out of dialog boxes and other stuff in many programs.
 

Screen­shots

PrtScn
Entire screen
Alt-PrtScn
Active window
Copies images to Clipboard

Virtual (Multiple) Desktops

-Tab
Task View / Manage Desktops
-Ctrl-
Previoust desktop
-Ctrl-
Next desktop
-Ctrl-D
Create a new desktop
 

Web Browsers

Ctrl- (no shift)
Zoom in
Ctrl- (no shift)
Zoom out
Ctrl-0 (digit zero)
Zoom to normal (100%)
Ctrl-Click
Open link in new tab
Home
Top of page
End
Bottom of page
Alt-
Back
Alt-
Forward

Editing

Ctrl-S
Save
Ctrl-Z
Undo
Ctrl-X
Cut (think "­X" = "­sci­sso­rs")
Ctrl-C
Copy
Ctrl-V
Paste
Ctrl-A
Select All

Word

Ctrl-S­hift-V
Insert without formatting
Alt-Sh­ift-D
Insert Date
Alt-Sh­ift-T
Insert Time

Excel

Ctrl-`
Toggle show formulas

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