Shortcuts

BY STANLEY ZAROWIN

Discover the Windows Key

 

 + E: Opens the Explorer Window.

 + D: Toggles between the Desktop and returns you to the last open screen.

 + L: Locks your computer.

 + F1: Displays the Windows Help menu.

 + Pause: Displays the System Properties dialog box.

 + U: Displays the Utility Manager with accessibility options: Magnifier, Narrator and On-Screen Keyboard.

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