Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts

Applies to: Windows 10

Keyboard shortcuts are keys or combinations of keys that provide an alternate way to do something you'd typically do with a mouse. 

  • Here are several common keyboard shortcuts:
    • Copy: Ctrl + C

    • Cut: Ctrl + X

    • Paste: Ctrl + V

    • Maximize Window: F11 or Windows logo key  + Up Arrow 

    • Task View: Windows logo key  + Tab

    • Switch between open apps: Windows logo key  + D

    • Shutdown options: Windows logo key  + X

    • Lock your PC: Windows logo key  + L

  • Depending on your hardware, you may use Windows logo key  + PrtScn to take a screenshot, or use Fn + Windows logo key  + Space Bar